8 Memory Care Facilities in Cleveland County, OK
The average cost of memory care in Cleveland County is $5,849 per month. This is higher than the national median of $5,100. Cheaper nearby regions include Oklahoma County with an average starting cost of $4,984.
To help you with your search, browse the 14 reviews below for memory care facilities in Cleveland County. On average, consumers rate memory care in Cleveland County 4.6 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 5 families in Cleveland County find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Cleveland County, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 5 Memory Care Facilities in Cleveland County, OK
What to Consider About Memory Care in Cleveland County
In the state of Oklahoma, an estimated 64,000 adults are currently living with Alzheimer's disease. Named after President Grover Cleveland, the centrally-located Cleveland County is home to more than 281,000 people. Of this population, 12.9% are aged 65 and older, and may be diagnosed with some form dementia that requires specialized treatment.
In Oklahoma, memory care services are provided by assisted living facilities. There are five facilities across the county offering these specific services, each licensed by the Long Term Care Services division of the Department of Public Health's Protective Health Services.
- For seniors looking to save on daily living costs, Cleveland County may be a good option. Though higher than the state average, the overall cost of living scores 97.1 compared to the U.S national average of 100.
- While winters are mild, summers in Cleveland County can be very hot, which could be uncomfortable for some seniors. The area is also known to experience severe storms. When visiting a facility, seniors and their families may want to ask about the precautions a facility has in place to keep its residents protected from extreme conditions.
- A low rate of crime can be comforting to seniors and their loved ones. Municipalities in Cleveland County are considered safer than the average U.S. city, scoring a 13.7 out of a possible 100 in terms of violent crime, compared to the national average of 22.7, though family members may still benefit from inquiring about a facility's security policies and procedures.
- Though the sales tax in Oklahoma is high, seniors do not get taxed on Social Security retirement benefits. The state also offers a $10,000 deduction toward other types of retirement income such as a 401(k) or pension earnings. These savings could allow seniors to put more money toward the cost of memory care services.
Note: Data reported on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures.
Paying for Memory Care in Cleveland County
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Cleveland County start around $5,849 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,293 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Cleveland 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 Cleveland County
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Oklahoma 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 Oklahoma page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Cleveland County
Cleveland 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 Cleveland County, please visit our Memory Care in Oklahoma page.
Directory of Winners in the Cleveland County Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Cleveland County
Cleveland County-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Oklahoma are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Oklahoma page for more information about these laws.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Cleveland County
Review of Legend at Rivendell
We chose Legend at Rivendell for my parents. The employees all made eye contact and talked to us. They had a very nice menu. They have regular full, nice meals and lots of options. I feel like ther... Read more
Review of Harborchase Of South Oklahoma City
We have chosen HarborChase of South Oklahoma City. My mom is in the memory care there. It's excellent. The care is wonderful. The food is very good. The CNAs and the help are very loving and caring... Read more
Review of Sommerset Neighborhood
My mother was in Sommerset Neighborhood when she had dementia. She went in in December 2018, and then she passed in May 2019. They were very nice. They took really good care of her. She had to go i... Read more