2 Memory Care Facilities in Beaumont, TX
Pelican Bay2501 S Major Dr, Beaumont, TX
Brookdale Dowlen Oaks2250 North Dowlen Road, Beaumont, TX
At A Glance
There are 2 Memory Care communities in the city and surrounding area to choose from, with an average cost of $4,772 per month.
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What to Consider About Memory Care in Beaumont
Beaumont, Texas is home to nearly 120,000 residents, and almost 15 percent of those who live in the city are aged 65 years or older. While many of the city's seniors continue to live independently, some require residential care after receiving a diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease, Huntington's disease or another form of dementia, which affect an estimated 380,000 seniors throughout the state.
There are two memory care facilities in Beaumont that provide full-time care to seniors with dementia. These facilities fall under the same category as assisted living facilities and are subject to the same rules and regulations As such, both assisted living services and memory care may be offered by the same facility. In Texas, all assisted living facilities are regulated by The Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services.
- The Beaumont area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those that specialize in brain health and dementia care such as CHRISTUS Southeast Texas and CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Crime rates in Beaumont are well above state averages and as such, seniors and their families should inquire about security and how residents are protected from crime when touring memory care facilities. In Beaumont, a total of 10.63 violent crimes and 43.56 property crimes per 1,000 residents occur each year. By comparison, state averages are much lower at 4.39 violent crimes and 25.63 property crimes per 1,000 residents.
- A low cost of living makes Beaumont a great location for those with limited funds to pay for memory care. The city's overall cost of living is nearly 18 percent less than the U.S. average.
- According to the American Lung Association, Jefferson County has high levels of ozone pollution, which can be risky for seniors with respiratory illnesses or cardiovascular disease.
Paying for Memory Care in Beaumont
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Beaumont start around $4,772 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,723 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Beaumont 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 Beaumont
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 Beaumont
Beaumont and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living 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.
Memory Care Facilities in Beaumont
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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Beaumont
Beaumont-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Texas are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Texas page for more information about these laws.