7 Memory Care Facilities in Amarillo, TX

Top 5 Memory Care Facilities in Amarillo, TX

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Brookdale Sleepy Hollow

Provides: Memory Care
7401 Seville Drive, Amarillo, TX 79121
"My friend moved into Brookdale Sleepy Hollow. I like it. We looked at all of them in Amarillo and that was the best. My mother lived there several years ago. The staff is great. His room is great...." More
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The Cottages at Quail Creek

Provides: Memory Care
6811 Plum Creek Drive, Amarillo, TX 79124
"We went to The Cottages at Quail Creek. The director who provided the tour was extremely knowledgeable and helpful. Even if we didn't go there, she offered to be a resource for us, so she went..." More

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Bristol Park Amarillo

Provides: Memory Care
1610 Research St, Amarillo, TX 79124
"At Bristol Park Amarillo, we are committed to providing a stimulating and nurturing environment – filled with warmth, comfort, and care – that improves quality of life and allows our residents to..." More

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The Reserve at Amarillo

Provides: Memory Care
7480 Hillside Road, Amarillo, TX 79119
"My mom moved into The Reserve at Amarillo and has made more progress since then. It's a great place. I'm very happy that I chose them. Everybody is just so kind to the residents. They actually care..." More

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The Legacy at Town Square

Provides: Memory Care
9700 Hillside Road, Amarillo, TX 79119
"My sister is a resident of The Legacy at Town Square. It was clean, private, and the staff's nice and caring. They take really good care of theirs. They are very nice. They have a really good..." More

The Craig Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
5500 SW 9th Avenue, Amarillo, TX 79106
"I was not impressed with Craig Retirement. I did not get a very good, warm fuzzy from this community. Not that it was bad, it just seemed like they put everybody in a big room, and I didn't see a..." More

Good Life Senior Living and Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
928 Westwood Drive, Amarillo, TX 79124
"My family and I could not be more satisfied with the care and love that our Mom received from the staff at Goodlife. Mom could be extremely difficult and the staff were firm yet loving in getting..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Amarillo

    Amarillo, Texas, has an estimated total population of 199,826, with 12.7 percent of residents age 65 and older. There are as many as 380,000 Texas residents age 65+ with Alzheimer’s disease, and a portion resides in Amarillo. To accommodate this population, Amarillo has five memory care facilities.

    In Amarillo and the rest of Texas, assisted living facilities (ALFs) that offer care for Alzheimer’s or other types of dementia are licensed by the Texas Department of Health and Human Services and must provide a disclosure form detailing services and policies.

    • The cost of living in Amarillo ranks at 85.1, lower than the national average of 100. This may mean that memory care costs, transportation, groceries and other expenses are more affordable here than in other Texas cities, such as Houston, where the cost of living is higher.
    • Amarillo has a relatively warm climate, with an average of 259 sunny days per year as compared to the U.S. average of 205, so residents of memory care can enjoy the outdoors. The city ranks 58 out of 100 on Sperling’s Comfort Index, while the national average is 54.
    • The air-quality ranking in Amarillo is 74 out of 100, while the U.S. ranks at 58. This makes Amarillo a good place for memory care residents with compromised respiratory systems or those who are sensitive to pollution. The data is based on the EPA’s Air Toxics Assessment, which measures pollution risks at a zip code level.
    • Amarillo has a violent crime rate of 52.8 and a property crime rate of 63.4. While these figures are higher than the national averages of 31.1 and 38.1, family members of seniors in memory care need not worry because these facilities have stringent security measures in place to ensure the safety of residents and their belongings.


    Paying for Memory Care in Amarillo

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Texas

    $5,294.00 US
    $4,931.00 Amarillo

    Memory Care costs in Amarillo start around $4,931 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,294 per month.

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

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


    Free Memory Care Resources in Amarillo

    Amarillo 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 Amarillo, please visit our Memory Care in Texas page.


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Amarillo

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

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Amarillo

    • Review of The Reserve at Amarillo

      My mom moved into The Reserve at Amarillo and has made more progress since then. It's a great place. I'm very happy that I chose them. Everybody is just so kind to the residents. They actually care... Read more

      Jolie
    • Review of The Cottages at Quail Creek

      I toured The Cottages at Quail Creek. The staff was very friendly. They were sincerely dedicated to the residents. The facility was kind of plain. The rooms were clean, but very plain. It's communi... Read more

      Randall
    • Review of The Legacy at Town Square

      My sister is a resident of The Legacy at Town Square. It was clean, private, and the staff's nice and caring. They take really good care of theirs. They are very nice. They have a really good sta... Read more

      Sharri
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