The 10 Best Memory Care Facilities in Kingwood, TX for 2023
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There are 16 Memory Care Facilities in the Kingwood area, with 6 in Kingwood and 10 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Kingwood is $4,871 per month. This is lower than the national median of $5,500. Cheaper nearby regions include Pasadena with an average starting cost of $4,781.
To help you with your search, browse the 26 reviews below for memory care facilities in Kingwood. On average, consumers rate memory care in Kingwood 4.5 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Humble with an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 5 families in Kingwood find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Kingwood, call (855) 863-8283.
Directory of Memory Care Facilities in Kingwood, TX
What to Consider About Memory Care in Kingwood
Kingwood is one of many villages known as the Kingwood Superneighborhood Area and is part of Houston, Texas, a state where over 380,000 residents have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or dementia. Seniors living in Kingwood who need residential care for cognitive impairments have five memory care facilities in the city and five more nearby from which to choose.
Memory care facilities in Texas may have their own dedicated facilities or be located within assisted living facilities. Designated Alzheimer's care facilities are subject to state regulations, which focus on professional training and certification of all staff members.
Weather along the Gulf Coast, where Kingwood is located, is balmy and warm, although summer highs regularly reach over 90 degrees. Memory care residents with certain health conditions may be uncomfortable outside in the summer. Winters are mild and snow-free, which is comfortable for aging joints.
- Texas does not have a state income tax, meaning that income from Social Security, disability benefits and retirement investments are not subject to state income tax. Families helping loved ones pay for memory care may have a bit of extra income to work with.
- Kingwood, like all of the Houston area, is ranked as having some of the poorest air quality both for excess ozone and year-round particle pollution by the American Lung Association. Seniors who have respiratory concerns may find their condition aggravated both by the pollution and by short-term waves of air pollution from the oil rigs off the Gulf Coast.
- The Kingwood area, as part of the greater Houston metro area, is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Houston Methodist Health Center and Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Kingwood
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Kingwood start around $4,871 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,747 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Kingwood 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 Kingwood
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 Kingwood
Kingwood 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 Kingwood, please visit our Memory Care in Texas page.
Directory of Winners in the Kingwood Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Kingwood
Kingwood-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 Kingwood, TX
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Kingwood
Review of Novellus Kingwood
The rooms are nice and roomy, and I love the staff that takes care of my dad. Read more
Review of Novellus Kingwood
My mom is in Memory Care in a single-person, 1 bedroom apartment. She has her own bathroom and closet. We furnished the room. The Memory Care area is locked, which is helpful because my mom gets... Read more
Review of Auberge at Kingwood
I recently visited & toured The Auberge Kingwood, which is an assisted living & memory care community. I was delighted to see how lovely the community is. (And, smelled great.) The best par... Read more