8 Memory Care Facilities near Coraopolis, PA
Also serving communities of Seven Fields, Beaver Falls, Butler.
There are 8 Memory Care Facilities in the Coraopolis area, with 2 in Coraopolis and 6 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Coraopolis is $5,950 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,790. Cheaper nearby regions include Pittsburgh with an average starting cost of $4,643.
To help you with your search, browse the 13 reviews below for memory care facilities in Coraopolis. Better rated regions include Pittsburgh with an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars.
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2 Memory Care Facilities in Coraopolis, PA
6 Memory Care Facilities near Coraopolis, PA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Coraopolis
Coraopolis lies along the Ohio River in Allegheny County and is home to 5,530 residents, 21.5 percent of whom are seniors aged 65 and over. Around 13.6 percent of Allegheny County seniors are living with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia.
To accommodate seniors requiring memory care in Coraopolis, there are two memory care facilities in the city, with five more in nearby communities. In Coraopolis and the rest of Pennsylvania, these facilities, called Special Care Units, are overseen by licensed by the Department of Public Welfare, Adult Residential Licensing.
- Coraopolis receives 38 inches of rain and 32 inches of snow per year compared to national averages of 39 inches and 26 inches, respectively. With only 160 sunny days versus the 205 national average, Coraopolis may not suit family members used to brighter skies.
- Coraopolis has an extremely high rate of violent crime at 67.5, more than twice the national average, Meanwhile, the property crime rate is 10 points lower than the national average. Although memory care facilities generally have video cameras and alarms to keep residents safe, it's good to ask questions about security during the facility tour.
- Coraopolis has a low cost of living at 86.2, compared to the state and national averages of 100. This is driven mainly by the lower cost of housing, offset by higher transportation and utility costs, which may indirectly impact the cost of memory care by decreasing monthly operating costs.
- Air quality in Coraopolis is nine points lower (worse) than the national average, according to the EPA's National Air Toxics Assessment, which measures hazardous air pollutants that lead to respiratory illness and cancer risks.
Paying for Memory Care in Coraopolis
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Coraopolis start around $5,950 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,855 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Coraopolis 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 Coraopolis
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 Coraopolis
Coraopolis 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 Coraopolis, please visit our Memory Care in Pennsylvania page.
Directory of Winners in the Coraopolis Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Coraopolis
Coraopolis-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.