32 Memory Care Facilities near Carrollton, TX
There are 32 Memory Care Facilities in the Carrollton area, with 8 in Carrollton and 24 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Carrollton is $4,978 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,925. Cheaper nearby regions include Lewisville with an average starting cost of $3,982.
To help you with your search, browse the 18 reviews below for memory care facilities in Carrollton. On average, consumers rate memory care in Carrollton 4.2 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Lewisville with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Carrollton, TX
What to Consider About Memory Care in Carrollton
Safe, family-friendly Carrollton, Texas is a suburb of the busy Dallas-Ft. Worth Metroplex. Texas is a state with 380,000 diagnosed Alzheimer's patients, many of whom live in special memory care facilities with around-the-clock care. With over ten percent of the 136,000 Carrollton residents aged 65 and over, memory care patients and their families have plenty of options. There are three memory care facilities in Carrollton and hundreds in the metroplex to support the city's seniors with dementia and other cognitive impairments.
Texas designates memory care and dementia facilities as Class B facilities. Some assisted living communities may feature a dedicated memory care wing separate from the rest of the community. Licensing, regulation, and inspection of memory care facilities is under the purview of the Texas Department of Health and Senior Services.
Weather in Carrollton is characterized by long, hot summers and mild winters. While seniors with respiratory conditions aggravated by the cold and damp may find relief here, those memory care residents sensitive to high heat may be uncomfortable.
Texas does not have a state income tax, including income from retirement accounts and Social Security and Disability benefits. This may help families budgeting for memory care ease some of the financial burden. Texas's higher property taxes and sales taxes typically leave memory care residents unaffected.
- Carrollton's cost of living is higher than the national average, although the high cost of housing is the main cause. This may affect boarding fees for those in memory care. Healthcare and grocery costs fall more in line with the rest of the country.
- The Carrollton area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Parkland Hospital and UT Dallas Center for Brain Health, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Carrollton
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Carrollton start around $4,841 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,999 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Carrollton 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 Carrollton
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 Carrollton
Carrollton 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 Carrollton, please visit our Memory Care in Texas page.
Directory of Winners in the Carrollton Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Carrollton
Carrollton-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 Carrollton, TX
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Carrollton
Review of Autumn Leaves of Carrollton
My father is at Autumn Leaves of Carrollton and it's good. They have activities. The staff is good. He is by himself in the room. They do crafts, karaoke, and bingo, and the meals are part of the f... Read more
Review of Oxford Glen Memory Care at Carrollton
My father is in Oxford Glen Memory Care at Carrollton. They have very good staff, and I'm very impressed with the quality of care. Everybody that I've encountered has just been really good. Upkeep ... Read more
Review of Oxford Glen Memory Care at Carrollton
No nursing care facility is perfect, but I have had my parents here for almost two years and have not had to move them. Most other residents I know have had to move their parents 2-3 times from fa... Read more