18 Memory Care Facilities near Bridgeville, PA
Also serving communities of Upper St Clair, Mcmurray, South Park, Export, Moon Township.
There are 18 Memory Care Facilities in the Bridgeville area, with 3 in Bridgeville and 15 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Bridgeville is $4,300 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,950. Cheaper nearby regions include Monroeville with an average starting cost of $3,800.
To help you with your search, browse the 20 reviews below for memory care facilities in Bridgeville. On average, consumers rate memory care in Bridgeville 4.9 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Bethel Park with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped thousands of families find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Bridgeville, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Bridgeville, PA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Bridgeville
According to the Alzheimer's Association, roughly 280,000 seniors in Pennsylvania are currently living with Alzheimer's disease, which is the leading cause of dementia. In the borough of Bridgeville, one in five of the 5,000 residents are age 65 and over, and as many as 10 percent of those seniors may have Alzheimer's disease.
To meet the needs of local seniors with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia, the Bridgeville area has more than a dozen memory care facilities, which are officially called special care units. Three memory care facilities are in Bridgeville proper, and there are 11 more in nearby cities.
- Social Security benefits are not taxed in Pennsylvania. Bridgeville residents who are 60 and over do not pay income tax on income from retirement accounts, and those over 59.5 don't pay income tax on income from public pensions. This may let seniors budget more money toward memory care expenses.
- Bridgeville is an affordable place to live, which may make the city a good option for memory care for families and seniors with tight budgets. The overall cost of living here is about 7 percent below the national average, and healthcare costs average about 10 percent below the nationwide median.
- The air quality in Bridgeville is very poor. The American Lung Association gave Allegheny County an F for both ozone pollution and short-term particle pollution. The region's poor air quality may negatively affect the health of seniors with cardiovascular disease or respiratory illnesses.
- Bridgeville has a crime rate that is higher than 74 percent of U.S. cities and 84 percent of other cities in Pennsylvania. When compared to other similarly sized U.S. cities, Bridgeville's crime rate is notably higher. To keep residents safe, memory care facilities often install security cameras and alarm systems.
Paying for Memory Care in Bridgeville
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Bridgeville start around $4,300 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,062 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Bridgeville 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 Bridgeville
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Bridgeville
Bridgeville 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 Bridgeville, please visit our Memory Care in Pennsylvania page.
Directory of Winners in the Bridgeville Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Bridgeville
Bridgeville-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Pennsylvania are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Pennsylvania page for more information about these laws.
Other Options in Bridgeville, PA
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Bridgeville
Review of Country Meadows - South Hills
I am so pleased with the amazing care my Mom receives at Country Meadows. Since my siblings and I made the decision to move her into this retirement home I feel like a weight has been lifted from m... Read more
Review of Country Meadows - South Hills
My mom has been in memory care here since April 2018, and I am very happy with Country Meadows. She is well cared for and happy there. I have been very impressed with the staff in all areas (nursi... Read more
Review of Elmcroft of Bridgeville
My mother-in-law has been a resident for the past month. From the first day the staff and administration have been great. They all are very attentive and caring. My wife and I removed my mother-... Read more