4 Memory Care Facilities in Union County, OH
The average cost of memory care in Union County is $4,998 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,860. Cheaper nearby regions include Marion County with an average starting cost of $2,972.
To help you with your search, browse the 2 reviews below for memory care facilities in Union County. On average, consumers rate memory care in Union County 3.0 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Delaware County with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars.
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4 Memory Care Facilities in Union County, OH
What to Consider About Memory Care in Union County
There are almost 57,000 people living in Union County, Ohio, and a little less than 7,000 of them are part of the demographic most at risk for memory-related diseases: 65 years and over. Some of the state's 220,000 residents living with Alzheimer's disease live in Union County, and to provide care for these people, the area has three memory care facilities that are all in the city of Marysville. The Ohio Department of Health is responsible for regulating and montioring these facilities, and they are considered Residential Care Facilities (RCFs).
- Union County is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Memorial Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Located in central Ohio, Union County has warm summers, cold winters and average precipitation, which means weather probably won't be a concern for seniors or visiting family members. Summer highs typically reach the mid 80s, and winter lows hover around 20 degrees. The area sees around 39 inches of rain per year, which is right in line with the national average, and 23 inches of snow, which is less than the U.S. average of 26 inches.
- Union County is a very safe area, and Marysville, the county seat, is considered safer than 92 percent of other cities around the U.S. This may appeal to seniors looking at memory care facilities and friends and family members who want to visit.
- The air quality in Union County is relatively good, with an air quality index that is 13 percent better than the U.S average and an air pollution index that's 79 percent better than the rest of the country. This means that seniors who have respiratory diseases or heart conditions shouldn't have to worry about the air quality exacerbating their illnesses.
Paying for Memory Care in Union County
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Union County start around $4,881 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,999 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Union 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 Union 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 Union County
Union 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 Union County, please visit our Memory Care in Ohio page.
Directory of Winners in the Union County Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Union County
Union 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 Union County
Review of Walnut Crossing
My father was in Walnut Crossing, but the care was so bad that he's currently in the hospital. Originally he was accepted for assisted living and that area was nice. He stayed one night, but I didn... Read more
Review of Brookdale Marysville
My mother is in Brookdale Marysville and they're doing a great job. They had puzzles and cards. I've not eaten there, but the food looked very delicious. There's quite a variation in the menu and t... Read more