16 Memory Care Facilities near Dayton, OH
There are 16 Memory Care Facilities in the Dayton area, with 7 in Dayton and 9 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Dayton is $4,997 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,800. Cheaper nearby regions include Fairborn with an average starting cost of $4,967.
To help you with your search, browse the 25 reviews below for memory care facilities in Dayton. On average, consumers rate memory care in Dayton 3.8 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Huber Heights with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 9 families in Dayton find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Dayton, call (855) 863-8283.
7 Memory Care Facilities in Dayton, OH
9 Memory Care Facilities near Dayton, OH
What to Consider About Memory Care in Dayton
The Dayton metro area is Ohio's fourth-largest, and according to the U.S. Census Bureau, around 12.5 percent of the city's 140,000 inhabitants are adults over 65. Many of the aging citizens in Dayton have either Alzheimer's disease or some form of dementia and live full-time in residential care. Dayton itself has 21 memory care facilities within the city limits, where Alzheimer's and dementia patients are looked after in safety and comfort by trained staff. These facilities are regulated by the Ohio Department of Health, which licenses and inspects residential care facilities for health and safety, hygiene and quality of care for the 220,000 Ohioans living with Alzheimer's disease.
- Dayton's weather is heavily influenced by generally warm and humid Midwest summers and cold winters. Summer highs in Dayton average 84 degrees Fahrenheit in July and August, but December lows average as cold as 20 degrees, which may be an issue for seniors with asthma or other breathing difficulties. Dayton gets 41 inches of rain per year and 25 inches of snow.
- Dayton can be an affordable place for seniors and their loved ones to live. The cost of living in Dayton is about 9 percent lower than the national average, with healthcare costs coming in 13 percent under national averages.
- Dayton has a high rate of crime, both by national standards and by the standards of other Ohio communities, such as Columbus and Toledo. Violent crime in Dayton is nearly three times higher than that of Ohio's state's average, while property crime is roughly double.
- Dayton is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Miami Valley Hospital and Grandview Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Dayton
Average Monthly Costs
Cities in Ohio
Memory Care costs in Dayton start around $4,997 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,939 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Dayton and the surrounding suburbs can vary widely based on factors such as location, the level of care needed, apartment size and the types of amenities offered at each community.
Financial Assistance for Memory Care in Dayton
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Ohio page.
More Ways to Pay for Memory Care
While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for memory care, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance memory care costs include:
- Veterans Benefits
- Life Insurance Policy
- Long-Term Care Insurance
- Reverse Mortgage
For more information about different ways to finance memory care, visit our Memory Care in Ohio page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Dayton
Dayton and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in a memory care community. These organizations can also provide assistance in a number of other eldercare services such as geriatric care management, elder law advice, estate planning, finding home care and health and wellness programs.
To see a list of free memory care resources in Dayton, please visit our Memory Care in Ohio page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Dayton
Dayton-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Ohio are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Ohio page for more information about these laws.
Other Options in Dayton, OH
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Dayton
Review of Brookdale Oakwood
We chose Brookdale Oakwood for my father because the people there are very nice and it's very clean. His room is very clean and large, and I thought he would be safe there. The staff is very welcom... Read more
Review of 10 Wilmington Place
10 Wilmington Place was very nice. They seem to really have everything that I would need. I was impressed. Though the price was a little steep and the community was rather large, it's probably the ... Read more
Review of The Wellington at Dayton
I wasn't really impressed with The Wellington at Dayton. I didn't think it was a good fit for my mother. It wasn't as secure as the other memory care facilities, and the residents didn't really loo... Read more