6 Memory Care Facilities in Kent County, RI

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Greenwich Farms at Warwick

Provides: Memory Care
75 Minnasota Avenue, Warwick, RI 02888
"Greenwich Farms at Warwick is a lively suburban hideaway in Warwick, Rhode Island. It is conveniently located near shops and amenities, and just minutes from artistic, cultural, and retail centers...." More

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Brookdale West Bay

Provides: Memory Care
2783 West Shore Road, Warwick, RI 02889
"Brookdale West Bay provides a full range of choices for today's seniors. Choosing a senior living community represents a lifestyle choice and we understand that our residents are choosing much more..." More

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Brookdale Centre of New England

Provides: Memory Care
600 Centre of New England Blvd., Coventry, RI 0...
"Brookdale Centre of New England provides our residents with lifestyles, housing, and services in comfortable surroundings combined with exceptional amenities, programs, and care. Through..." More

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Anchor Bay at Greenwich

Provides: Memory Care
945 Main Street, East Greenwich, RI 02818
"Offering Assisted Living and Memory Support, Anchor Bay at Greenwich, combines convenience with exceptional care. Our community is centrally located in downtown East Greenwich, near Narragansett..." More

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Atria Harborhill

Provides: Memory Care
159 Division Street, East Greenwich, RI 02818
"Situated in a stately mansion, Atria Harborhill is a welcoming community where residents are encouraged to lead healthy, active, independent lives. Enjoy a relaxing walk around the grounds, sit and..." More

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Spring Villa Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
59 Pleasant Street, West Warwick, RI 02893
"We visited Spring Villa Memory Care, and they showed us shared and single rooms. We were very pleased with the way it looked. They served three meals and snacks and had transportation to doctors'..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Kent County

    With close to 164,000 residents, Kent County, Rhode Island, is the second most populous county in the state. Roughly 18.4 percent of these residents aged 65 and older, and may be among the 438,000 Rhode Island seniors impacted by Alzheimer's disease. 

    To serve this demographic, specialized memory care services are available through Alzheimer’s dementia special care units, six of which are available throughout the county. In Kent County, and throughout Rhode Island, these facilities are licensed by the Department of Health, Office of Residences Regulation.

    • In terms of violent crime, Kent County receives a rating of 9.5 out of 100, with 100 representing high crime, which is far lower than the U.S. national average of 22.7. Property crime is also lower than the national rate, scoring 23.5, compared to 35.4. This may offer family members peace of mind about the safety of loved ones with dementia.
    • At 113.2, the overall cost of living in Kent County is higher than the U.S. national average of 100, though it is slightly lower than the state average. Housing and transportation costs are the largest contributing factors, something families might want to consider when budgeting for memory care services.
    • The Kent County area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Kent Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Kent County has a very humid climate, and while summers are warm, they are short. Winters can be quite cold, with temperatures in the 20s, and the area sees around 34 inches of snow each year. When visiting a facility, family members might want to consider inquiring about the measures they take to ensure residents are safe in cold conditions.

    Note: Data reported on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures. 


    Paying for Memory Care in Kent County

    Average Monthly Costs

    Counties in Rhode Island

    $6,951.00 New London County
    $6,831.00 Newport County
    $6,191.00 Norfolk County
    $6,142.00 Middlesex County
    $6,052.00 Bristol County
    $5,695.00 Providence County
    $5,085.00 Kent County
    $4,897.00 US

    Memory Care costs in Kent County start around $5,085 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,897 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Kent 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 Kent County

    Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island page.


    Free Memory Care Resources in Kent County

    Kent 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 Kent County, please visit our Memory Care in Rhode Island page.

    Directory of Winners in the Kent County Area


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Kent County

    Kent County-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Rhode Island are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Rhode Island page for more information about these laws.

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Kent County

    • Review of Spring Villa Memory Care

      Spring Villa Memory Care was fine, but it was more like an apartment building setting, which was not what we were looking for. The accommodation looked like a college dorm room, but it was nice. Th... Read more

      Susan
    • Review of Spring Villa Memory Care

      We visited Spring Villa Memory Care, and they showed us shared and single rooms. We were very pleased with the way it looked. They served three meals and snacks and had transportation to doctors' a... Read more

      Carol
    • Review of Spring Villa Memory Care

      Springvilla had been such a Godsend to my mom and our family......Craig, Peggy and all staff are so helpful!! Can not thank them enough for all they do. Read more

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