7 Memory Care Facilities in Corpus Christi, TX
The average cost of memory care in Corpus Christi is $5,015 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,790.
To help you with your search, browse the 7 reviews below for memory care facilities in Corpus Christi. On average, consumers rate memory care in Corpus Christi 3.9 out of 5 stars.
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What to Consider About Memory Care in Corpus Christi
Corpus Christi is a city in Texas, situated along the Gulf Coast with a senior population that makes up 17.8 percent of residents. As a state without income tax, seniors who require memory care will have more money available to cover the services they need. To support elderly residents with Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia, the city offers a variety of memory care facilities to provide the unique care required.
Memory care facilities in the state of Texas are classified as assisted living facilities. They require a Type B license and must be certified to provide memory care. Licensing and regulation are handled through the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services.
- The Corpus Christi area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as the Christus Spohn Hospital and Care Regional Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Corpus Christi is listed on the American Lung Association's 2018 State of the Air report as one of the cleanest cities in the U.S. regarding short-term particle pollution. Seniors who are sensitive to air quality may find relief in this area.
- On a scale where a score of 100 is considered the safest of U.S. cities, Corpus Christi has a crime index score of eight, giving it one of the highest crime rates in the nation. Families are encouraged to take precautions for the safety of their loved ones with dementia as both property and violent crimes are committed at a high rate in the area.
- The cost of living in Corpus Christi is around 10 percent lower than the national average. Seniors will find savings on groceries, housing and transportation, but will pay about the average for housing and health care.
Paying for Memory Care in Corpus Christi
Average Monthly Costs
Cities in Texas
Memory Care costs in Corpus Christi start around $5,015 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,876 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Corpus Christi 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 Corpus Christi
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 Corpus Christi
Corpus Christi 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 Corpus Christi, please visit our Memory Care in Texas page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Corpus Christi
Corpus Christi-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 Corpus Christi, TX
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Corpus Christi
Review of St Gabriel of Corpus Christi
I toured this community in hopess of moving my Mother to the area to be closer to my family. The building in currently under new management and the things I saw was great. I have toured many comm... Read more
Review of Elan Corpus Christi Assisted Living & Memory Care
My friend is in Elan Corpus Christi. It doesn't seem like a memory care place except for the size of the rooms because memory care rooms tend to be smaller. It has a very open layout, has lots of g... Read more
Review of Villa of Corpus Christi South
The minute we walked in we knew this was not the place for my mom. We stood at the counter for more than five minutes, and they saw us walk in, and we were never helped. We were there for the memo... Read more