The 10 Best Memory Care Facilities in Mesquite, TX for 2023

Directory of Memory Care Facilities in Mesquite, TX

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Cambridge Court

Provides: Memory Care
711 Matador Lane, Mesquite, TX 75149
"We visited the memory care of Cambridge Court. It was very clean and very nice. At one time, we had decided to put my dad in there after he came out of rehab, but we have decided to just stay home...." More

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Christian Care Communities & Services...

Provides: Memory Care
900 Wiggins Parkway, Mesquite, TX 75150
"Welcome to Christian Care Communities & Services – Mesquite Christian Care Communities & Services – Mesquite is a member of the Christian Care Centers family of senior living..." More

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Villages of Lake Highlands

Provides: Memory Care
8615 Lullwater Drive, Dallas, TX 75238
"Love this place! I can't say enough nice things about VOLH. First of all I have peace of mind because my dad is very well taken care of and loved. I could never provide the care he needs on my..." More

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Three Forks Senior Living of Forney

Provides: Memory Care
335 South FM 548, Forney, TX 75126
"Three Forks Senior Living of Forney was a clean facility and I like the cleanliness. The rooms were clean and spacious enough. The staff that I met with was knowledgeable and was able to answer..." More

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Iris Memory Care of Rowlett

Provides: Memory Care
4906 Miller Road, Rowlett, TX 75088
"We would have chosen Iris Memory Care of Rowlett, except they only offered semi-private rooms. But we liked it. They had good activity programs and very friendly staff. It just seemed like it would..." More

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Brookdale Lake Highlands

Provides: Memory Care
9715 Plano Rd, Dallas, TX 75238
"Brookdale Lake Highlands was clean and laid out very nicely. It was one of the smallest facilities that we had looked at, which made it intimate. They had fewer residents there, which is good..." More

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Long Creek Assisted Living & Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
301 T.C. Lupton Blvd., Sunnyvale, TX 75182
"This brand new Community, Long Creek Assisted Living and Memory Care are designed to promote the active engagement of our senior residents and to encourage the natural and necessary social..." More

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Avalon Memory Care - Garland

Provides: Memory Care
1150 Colonel Dr., Garland, TX 75043
"My mom was at Avalon Memory Care. It was a nice place. The rooms were nice. My mom seemed to like the food. She did get her haircut there. They had a salon, and a podiatrist came to see her...." More

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Juliette Fowler Communities

Provides: Memory Care
1234 Abrams Rd., Dallas, TX 75214
"Wonderful dementia care for my wife. Staff is caring, loving, concerned and very competent.She had a comfortable clean room . Daily activities were excellent. Staff was always involved and..." More

Garland Serenity Home

Provides: Memory Care
4626 Candlestick Dr., Garland, TX 75043
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    What to Consider About Memory Care in Mesquite

    The family-friendly community of Mesquitepopulation 144,000, is a suburb northeast of Dallas, Texas, that's considered part of the bustling Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. In Mesquite, nearly 10 percent of the population is over 65 and for those with Alzheimer's disease or dementia, there are 10 memory care facilities in the area.

    Memory care facilities in Texas are subject to specific state regulations focusing on staff training and certification. Alzheimer's and dementia care facilities are designated as Type B nursing care facilities and,house residents who need staff supervision overnight and staff assistance to evacuate in an emergency.  Facilities that are designated Certified Alzheimer's care campuses admit only those with a physician's diagnosis of dementia or Alzheimer's disease. 

    • Mesquite's weather is mild in the wintertime, alleviating some health conditions aggravated by the cold and damp. Summer highs can reach over 100 degrees, which can be uncomfortable for seniors sensitive to heat. 
    • Texas does not have a state income tax, which may be beneficial for those on a fixed income. It could mean more money for memory care fees. Retirement income and Social Security benefits are also exempt from state taxes. 
    • Mesquite's cost of living is lower than many other Dallas suburbs, coming in just over the national average. Seniors on a limited budget may find more affordable memory care facilities here. 
    • The Mesquite 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 Mesquite

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Texas

    $5,837.00 Rockwall
    $5,663.00 US
    $5,616.00 Dallas
    $5,400.00 Rowlett
    $5,116.00 Richardson
    $4,967.00 Garland
    $4,765.00 Mesquite
    $4,268.00 Sachse

    Memory Care costs in Mesquite start around $4,765 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,663 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Mesquite 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 Mesquite

    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 Mesquite

    Mesquite 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 Mesquite, please visit our Memory Care in Texas page.

    Directory of Winners in the Mesquite Area

    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Mesquite

    Mesquite-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.

    Memory Care near Mesquite, TX

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Mesquite

    • Review of Cambridge Court

      We visited the memory care of Cambridge Court. It was very clean and very nice. At one time, we had decided to put my dad in there after he came out of rehab, but we have decided to just stay home.... Read more

    • Review of Cambridge Court

      My dad will be moving to Cambridge Court. My tour experience there was good, it was nice and clean with plenty of visible staff. The room looked good, it's big enough and had plenty of space. I cho... Read more

    • Review of Cambridge Court

      My mom lives in Cambridge Court and it is fantastic. From the very first time that we called them we were taken care of and they've helped along the way. Everything is just wonderful. They gave us ... Read more

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