11 Memory Care Facilities in Greene County, OH
The average cost of memory care in Greene County is $5,248 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,900. Cheaper nearby regions include Warren County with an average starting cost of $4,841.
To help you with your search, browse the 16 reviews below for memory care facilities in Greene County. On average, consumers rate memory care in Greene County 4.4 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Miami County with an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 7 families in Greene County find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Greene County, call (855) 863-8283.
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Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Greene County, OH
What to Consider About Memory Care in Greene County
There are approximately 220,000 people in Ohio currently suffering from Alzheimer's disease, and some of these are part of the 166,000 people living in Greene County. Almost 17 percent of the population is aged 65 years or older, and the county has eight memory care facilities to help provide the care and assistance this demographic needs. Throughout Greene County and the rest of the state, these memory care facilities are licensed and regulated by the Ohio Department of Health, which considers them part of the Residential Care Facility (RCF) designation.
- Greene County is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as the Kettering Health Network, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Ohio is known for its low cost of living, and Greene County is no exception. The cost of living in the county seat of Xenia is 13 percent lower than the rest of the country and 4 percent lower than the state average. This could translate to savings when it comes to memory care for seniors on a fixed income.
- Greene County's weather could present difficulties for seniors who are sensitive to extreme temperatures or who prefer a sunny locale. Summer temps in the area can get into the mid 80s, and winter temperatures below freezing are common. The area also gets only 174 sunny days a year compared to the U.S. average of 205.
- Violent crime in Greene County is rated 14.4 on a scale with 1 being low crime and 100 being the highest crime, which is much lower than the U.S. average of 31.1. However, property crime rates are much higher than the national average of 38.1, coming in at 52.4, which could be a concern for seniors who want to keep their possessions safe.
Paying for Memory Care in Greene County
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Greene County start around $5,179 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,057 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Greene County 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 Greene County
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 Greene County
Greene County 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 Greene County, please visit our Memory Care in Ohio page.
Directory of Winners in the Greene County Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Greene County
Greene County-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.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Greene County
Review of Legacy Assisted Living
My wife is in Legacy, and they're taking good care of her. She's got a nice private room, and they've got a nice social area. She's out there with other people, so she's not in her room by herself ... Read more
Review of Brookdale Oakwood
Brookdale Oakwood would have been our second choice. It's nice, their memory care is on the second floor, and they don't have a secure environment where my dad could go outside without a guide. The... Read more
Review of Preserve at Beavercreek Alzheimer's Special Care Center
I know that my Mom is safe and well taken care of. The staff is so friendly and I have spent a lot of time there visiting in the past. Thank you guys for being so caring! The facility is clean and ... Read more