18 Memory Care Facilities near Katy, TX
There are 18 Memory Care Facilities in the Katy area, with 16 in Katy and 2 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Katy is $4,700 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,875. Cheaper nearby regions include Richmond with an average starting cost of $4,439.
To help you with your search, browse the 17 reviews below for memory care facilities in Katy. On average, consumers rate memory care in Katy 4.4 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Cypress with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 11 families in Katy find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Katy, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Katy, TX
What to Consider About Memory Care in Katy
Katy is a city in Texas, the state with the fourth highest incidence of Alzheimer's disease in the nation. The senior community in Katy comprises about 14 percent of the city's 18,000 residents. According to the Alzheimer's Association, one in 10 seniors over the age of 65 has Alzheimer's disease.
Although Katy is a relatively small city, it is home to 15 memory care facilities, and there are 15 more facilities in neighboring communities. While some of these facilities have their own dedicated building where they exclusively provide memory care services, others are situated within Type B assisted living facilities.
- The air quality in Katy is relatively poor. The American Lung Association gave Harris County an F for ozone pollution, a C for short-term particle pollution and a passing grade for annual particle pollution. Seniors with respiratory illnesses or cardiovascular may want to speak with their medical practitioner to determine how the city's air quality may affect them.
- With a crime rate that is lower than 62 percent of Texas cities, Katy is a relatively safe community. Residents have a one in 658 chance of being the victim of a violent crime, compared to the Texas average of one in 230. This may provide peace of mind for families of seniors in memory care in this city.
- Katy's hot, humid summers may be a drawback for seniors who are sensitive to extreme heat. The hottest month of the year is August when highs soar into the 90s and lows are in the 70s. Winters are comfortable, however, with January highs in the 60s and lows in the 40s.
- Texas does not have an income tax, which means that Katy seniors hang on to all of their Social Security benefits, retirement account income and pension disbursements.
Paying for Memory Care in Katy
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Katy start around $4,716 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,974 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Katy 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 Katy
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 Katy
Katy 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 Katy, please visit our Memory Care in Texas page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Katy
Katy-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 Katy, TX
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Katy
Review of Caydance Assisted Living
I would not recommend Caydance. The service is below standard. Today a mouse was found in my mother’s room and reported to the med nurse and manager. Four hours later still no response. This is th... Read more
Review of Caydance Assisted Living
I thought Caydance Assisted Living was great, and my sisters also say it's wonderful. They have an activity center and everyone I met when I visited was very friendly. The staff seems knowledgeable... Read more
Review of Evergreen Cottages - Bridgewater Cottage
There is a larger than usual staff and it was very clean and the residents are treated like family. There were several activities for the residents, a large open area where the residents could do... Read more