The 5 Best Memory Care Facilities in Mahoning County, OH for 2023
The average cost of memory care in Mahoning County is $6,352 per month. This is higher than the national median of $5,395. Cheaper nearby regions include Stark County with an average starting cost of $5,070.
To help you with your search, browse the 11 reviews below for memory care facilities in Mahoning County. On average, consumers rate memory care in Mahoning County 4.3 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Stark County with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars.
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Directory of Memory Care Facilities in Mahoning County, OH
Omni West Assisted Living
Wickshire SL of Poland
Park Vista of Youngstown
What to Consider About Memory Care in Mahoning County
Of the nearly 230,000 people living in Mahoning County, more than 45,000 are seniors aged 65 years or older, and many of these are part of the 220,000 people living in Ohio with Alzheimer's disease. For seniors who need specialized care related to dementia, Alzheimer's or other memory-related disease, Mahoning County offers five memory care facilities. These are all considered Residential Care Facilities (RCFs) in Ohio and are overseen and licensed by the Ohio Department of Health.
- Seniors in memory care facilities in Mahoning County get to take advantage of the tax benefits for Ohio retirees. These include no state taxes on Social Security income, and some seniors may also qualify for exemptions on regularly taxed retirement income such as IRAs and 401(k)s.
- Mahoning County is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Mercy Health, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- The cost of living in Mahoning County is quite low when compared to both the state and the national averages, which may be a benefit to seniors living on fixed incomes or families who are helping to pay for care. The cost of living in Youngstown, the Mahoning County seat, is 24 percent lower than the U.S. average and 15 percent lower than the Ohio average, which may translate to significant savings.
- Northeast Ohio winters can be a challenge for cold-sensitive seniors or those dealing with health concerns like arthritis or seasonal affect disorder. The area sees an average of 39 inches of snow, compared to the national average of 26 inches, and gets only 160 sunny days per year, which is 45 fewer days than the U.S. average.
Paying for Memory Care in Mahoning County
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Mahoning County start around $6,352 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,580 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Mahoning 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 Mahoning 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 Mahoning County
Mahoning 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 Mahoning County, please visit our Memory Care in Ohio page.
Directory of Winners in the Mahoning County Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Mahoning County
Mahoning 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 Mahoning County
Review of Wickshire SL of Poland
Wickshire SL of Poland is very good. It's much closer to my home. I can be there in about 15 or 20 minutes. The staff is wonderful. They have an awful lot of staff. We're very, very pleased with th... Read more
Review of Omni West Assisted Living
We had to move Mom after 5 or 6 weeks because the move to Omni West made her agitated, more confused, and sometimes aggressive. Mom has later stage Alzheimers, but can walk and talk and eat. A nurs... Read more
Review of Antonine Village
We're choosing Antonine Village because it's close to me, and I have several friends that have loved ones there. The memory care unit is a locked facility, so they can't get out accidentally. My si... Read more
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