10 Memory Care Facilities near Irving, TX
There are 10 Memory Care Facilities in the Irving area, with 4 in Irving and 6 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Irving is $5,488 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,800. Cheaper nearby regions include Grand Prairie with an average starting cost of $4,548.
To help you with your search, browse the 20 reviews below for memory care facilities in Irving. On average, consumers rate memory care in Irving 4.4 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Grand Prairie with an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars.
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4 Memory Care Facilities in Irving, TX
6 Memory Care Facilities near Irving, TX
What to Consider About Memory Care in Irving
The city of Irving, Texas, which is served by the Alzheimer's Association Greater Dallas Chapter, is home to over 240,000 people, about 7 percent of whom are 65 and over. According to the Alzheimer's Association, this is the demographic in which Alzheimer's is most prevalent, with one in 10 people age 65 and over having an Alzheimer's diagnosis.
It's estimated that 380,000 Texans are currently living with Alzheimer's disease. To serve the local population, Irving has four memory care facilities, and there are six more in the nearby cities of Dallas and Arlington. While some of these memory care facilities are freestanding, others are located within Type B assisted living facilities.
- Texas does not impose an income tax, meaning Irving seniors keep the entirety of their retirement income. This may allow them to budget more money toward memory care.
- The overall cost of living in Irving is relatively high at about 8 percent higher than the national average. Health care costs are about 5 percent lower than the U.S. average, which may help seniors offset other expenses.
- The Irving area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Baylor Scott & White Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Crime is rated on a 100-point scale, with a higher rating indicating more crime. Irving's property crime rate has a rating of 45.1 compared to the national average of 38.1, and the violent crime rate is 20.4 compared to the national average of 31.1. While the low violent crime rate indicates that Irving residents are generally safe, families who are touring local memory care facilities may want to talk to staff members to determine what security measures are taken to keep residents' belongings safe.
Paying for Memory Care in Irving
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Irving start around $5,488 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,939 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Irving 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 Irving
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 Irving
Irving 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 Irving, please visit our Memory Care in Texas page.
Directory of Winners in the Irving Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Irving
Irving-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 Irving, TX
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Irving
Review of Avalon Memory Care - Irving
My aunt moved into Avalon Memory Care. The director and all the employees are personable, my aunt has been really happy, and she's gained 10 lbs. since she's been there. It's really been a good thi... Read more
Review of Villages on MacArthur
My mother is in the place... Don't let the looks fool you! Worst place ever! They don't attend to patients... Will leave patient UN attended in shower, found my mom meds on the floor, if accident h... Read more
Review of Villages on MacArthur
I have ALS, and I needed somewhere where I had skilled nursing care. The Villages on MacArthur is a brand new facility; it has only been opened thirteen months. It is a very nice facility, and it d... Read more