31 Memory Care Facilities near Arlington, TX
There are 31 Memory Care Facilities in the Arlington area, with 13 in Arlington and 18 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Arlington is $4,480 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,900. Cheaper nearby regions include Irving with an average starting cost of $4,305.
To help you with your search, browse the 71 reviews below for memory care facilities in Arlington. On average, consumers rate memory care in Arlington 4.0 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Grand Prairie with an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 8 families in Arlington find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Arlington, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Arlington, TX
What to Consider About Memory Care in Arlington
Throughout the state of Texas, it is estimated that 380,000 adults age 65 and older have Alzheimer's disease. Arlington, which is the seventh most populous city in the state — about 9.6 percent are seniors, offers 11 different memory care facilities for seniors with dementia and their families. At least 30 more memory care facilities are available in communities close to Arlington, such as Fort Worth and Grand Prairie.
The Texas Department of Health and Human Services considers memory care facilities to be Type B Assisted Living Facilities, meaning that they provide a higher level of care than Type A facilities.
- Seniors in Arlington can take advantage of Texas' lenient tax policies. Texas is one of only a few U.S. states with no income tax. Better yet, Texas does not tax other types of retirement income, such as Social Security benefits or 401(k) plan withdrawals.
- Arlington tends to have hot summers, with average high temperatures in July climbing to around 95 degrees Fahrenheit. Seniors who are sensitive to the heat may want to limit their time spent outdoors on hot days to avoid heatstroke and other illnesses that can be caused by heat exposure.
- According to FBI crime statistics, Arlington is not one of the safest cities in the U.S. Seniors living in Arlington have a one in 27 chance of becoming a victim of either a violent or property crime.
- Seniors can expect overall living costs in Arlington to be above average. The overall cost of living in Arlington is about nine percent higher than the national median. Arlington is also about seven percent more expensive than the average city in Texas.
Paying for Memory Care in Arlington
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Arlington start around $4,385 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,048 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Arlington 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 Arlington
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 Arlington
Arlington 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 Arlington, please visit our Memory Care in Texas page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Arlington
Arlington-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.
Other Options in Arlington, TX
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Arlington
Review of Meadowbrook Memory Care Community
I have friends at Meadowbrook Memory Care Community. It's just great in every way except they don't have a nurse who can take care of my husband. The staff was very accommodating. It's well kept. I... Read more
Review of Avalon Memory Care - Arlington 7200
We looked at Avalon and got a nice tour there, but we did not like what we saw of the residents. The staff seemed wonderful. They were nice, but the residents were just sitting in chairs agitating,... Read more
Review of Meadowbrook Memory Care Community
Before the lockdown my mother had been at Meadowbrook Memory Care. I would not put anyone there. First of all, they raised the rent during a pandemic thinking they had us between a rock and a hard ... Read more