15 Memory Care Facilities near Bristol, TN

Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Bristol, TN

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American House Bristol

Provides: Memory Care
826 Meadowview Road, Bristol, TN 37620
"American House Bristol was very clean and inviting and the staff was very kind and accommodating. I had a very good experience with the person I was with. He even went so far as to follow up with..." More

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Dominion Senior Living of Bristol

Provides: Memory Care
425 Shelby Lane, Bristol, TN 37620
"I did a tour of Dominion Senior Living of Bristol. The two big things why I didn't choose it was because, it was too far away from my home, and the price was a little out of my budget. It was very..." More

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Brookdale Johnson City

Provides: Memory Care
2003 Waters Edge Drive, Johnson City, TN 37604
"The staff members truly care about the wellbeing of the residents. They *love* my mother-in-law and it shows. I'm very grateful for this level of care." More

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Oakmont at Gordon Park

Provides: Memory Care
401 Gordon Avenue, Bristol, VA 24201
"My father-in-law has moved into Oakmont at Gordon Park. The appearance is very nice. It's got plenty of room in it and it's very nice. As all of them are understaffed, they do the best they can do,..." More

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Governor's Bend Retirement and Assist...

Provides: Memory Care
1631 Zane Whitson Dr., Erwin, TN 37650
"Governor's Bend has been such a wonderful place, and everyone has been so very kind to my father for the last two years. I appreciate every staff member and nurse so much. We could not ask for a..." More

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American House Kingsport

Provides: Memory Care
901 Teasel Drive, Kingsport, TN 37660
"My mom will be moving into American House Kingsport. We chose it because of the price. More than that, they had good staffing ratios, and the room is nice. She has a large bathroom. She is in a..." More

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American House Johnson City

Provides: Memory Care
406 E. Mountain View Road, Johnson City, TN 37601
"American House Johnson City was very inviting, very clean, and organized. The staff was very, very nice. I got a very nice walkthrough. I didn't see the food, but the dining area seemed to be very..." More

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Christian Assisted Living

Provides: Memory Care
213 UNIVERSITY PARKWAY, Johnson City, TN 37604
"My mother is in Christian Assisted Living. It has a very nice layout. It's bright and open and has a lot of light. It's very clean. There are no odors or smells. The staff is very attentive to the..." More

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Brookdale Colonial Heights

Provides: Memory Care
400 Professional Park Drive, Kingsport, TN 37663
"My mother will be going into the memory care at Brookdale Colonial Heights. The staff was very nice and very informative. It just seemed more close knit in the memory care part. The people there..." More

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English Meadows Abingdon Campus

Provides: Memory Care
15089 Harmony Hills Lane, Abingdon, VA 24211
"We have decided on the English Meadows Abingdon Campus for my mom. Closeness to home is one of the big factors. Several places seemed like good places but this one's not very hospital-like and it's..." More

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Commonwealth Senior Living at Abingdon

Provides: Memory Care
860 Wolf Creek Trail, Abingdon, VA 24210
"Welcome to Commonwealth Senior Living at Abingdon, a premier senior living community nestled in the historic town of Abingdon in Southwest Virginia. Our community provides comprehensive service for..." More

Rehab Center and Memory Care at Bristol

Provides: Memory Care
109 Village Cir, Bristol, VA 24201
"Covington Senior Living (Lehi) Memory Care was hands down the best decision we made for where our sweet mom could have lived!! She passed away a year ago today, so this is a tribute to mom, and..." More

Preston Place II

Provides: Memory Care
2303 N John B Dennis Hwy, Kingsport, TN 37660
"My dad was a resident of Preston Place II. Until four months ago, he had been at Preston Place two for three and a half years. He was in a memory care unit. The reason I had to move him to another..." More

Dominion Senior Living of Johnson City

Provides: Memory Care
2412 Knob Creek Road, Johnson City, TN 37604
"At Dominion, our desire is to provide a unique community where residents can enjoy life together. We believe in the Biblical mandate to honor our fathers and mothers... so we have created an..." More

The Blake at Kingsport

Provides: Memory Care
915 Holston Hills Drive, Kingsport, TN 37664
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    What to Consider About Memory Care in Bristol

    Located along the northeastern border of Tennessee, Bristol is home to approximately 5,100 seniors 65 and older. The state has approximately 120,000 seniors who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, some of whom live in Bristol. Nine memory care facilities can be found near Bristol. They provide help with daily care and offers therapeutic activities for those with cognitive impairments.

    In Tennessee and the city of Bristol, memory care facilities are referred to as Residential Homes for the Aged (RHAs). These communities provide room and board and personal care to four or more non-related persons.

    • Bristol, Tennessee, has a crime rate that is 37 percent higher than the national average, and seniors and other residents have a one in 27 chance of becoming a victim of any type of crime. Those who enjoy the outdoors should use caution on outings and when traveling back and forth to medical appointments.
    • The city of Bristol is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as the Bristol Regional Medical Center, the Select Specialty Hospital and the Bristol Memorial, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • The cost of living in Bristol is 84.5, which makes the city cheaper than living in other parts of the state. This is also less than the national average cost of living of 100. Seniors on a budget may find It easier to make ends meet when living within the Bristol city limits.
    • Seniors who can’t tolerate extreme heat may find the climate in Bristol easier to handle than in some cities in the south. The average summer highs in Bristol are around 86 degrees. Winters are colder with lows around 26. The city gets around 12 inches of snow per year.


    Paying for Memory Care in Bristol

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Tennessee

    $7,050.00 Asheville
    $5,216.00 Hendersonville
    $5,053.00 US
    $4,677.00 Kingsport
    $4,576.00 Abingdon
    $3,645.00 Bristol
    $3,397.00 Johnson City

    Memory Care costs in Bristol start around $3,645 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,053 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Bristol 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 Bristol

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


    Free Memory Care Resources in Bristol

    Bristol 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 Bristol, please visit our Memory Care in Tennessee page.


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Bristol

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

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    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Bristol

    • Review of American House Bristol

      My experience with American House was very disappointing. When I signed my mother up as a resident, I feel that I was sold a dream. My mother resided at the Bristol facility for just a 3-month peri... Read more

      Pumbaj1966
    • Review of American House Bristol

      When I visited American House Bristol, everyone was nice, and it seemed like the staff was nice. The room was more crowded there, and I didn't like that. The guy that showed me around was super nic... Read more

      Robyn
    • Review of Dominion Senior Living of Bristol

      I did a tour of Dominion Senior Living of Bristol. The two big things why I didn't choose it was because, it was too far away from my home, and the price was a little out of my budget. It was very ... Read more

      Robyn
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