8 Memory Care Facilities near Mesquite, TX

2 Memory Care Facilities in Mesquite, TX

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Christian Care Senior Living Communit...

Provides: Memory Care
900 Wiggins Parkway, Mesquite, TX 75150
"Welcome to Christian Care Senior Living Community – Mesquite Christian Care Senior Living Community – Mesquite is a member of the Christian Care Centers family of senior living communities,..." More

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Caring Star 2018

Cambridge Court

Provides: Memory Care
711 Matador Lane, Mesquite, TX 75149
"Cambridge Court is a unique privately owned assisted living and memory care community in Mesquite, TX. Cambridge Court Assisted Living and Memory Care is located on the east side of the DFW..." More

6 Memory Care Facilities near Mesquite, TX

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Villages of Lake Highlands

Provides: Memory Care
8615 Lullwater Drive, Dallas, TX 75238
"Simply put, it would not be possible to convey all our positive comments regarding our experiences at the Villages of Lake Highlands or to thank all the staff members associated with our mother's..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Brookdale Lake Highlands

Provides: Memory Care
9715 Plano Road, Dallas, TX 75238
"We offer a home like setting and cheerful smiles from our professional staff who greet you every day. Our caring staff offers the assistance you need while respecting your independence.Our peaceful..." More

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Iris Memory Care of Rowlett

Provides: Memory Care
4906 Miller Rd, Rowlett, TX 75088
"We visited Iris Memory Care of Rowlett. The rooms were clean and I liked them. It's a good place, but it's a memory care unit, so they don't have TVs or the refrigerators in the rooms. They have..." More

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Three Forks Senior Living of Forney

Provides: Memory Care
335 South FM 548, Forney, TX 75126
"Three Forks of Forney is an exceptional senior living community in historic Forney, Texas. Our community is a quick 30-minute drive east of Dallas, located between Terrell and Mesquite. We are..." More

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Avalon Memory Care - Garland

Provides: Memory Care
1150 Colonel Dr., Garland, TX 75043
"Avalon Memory Care has gone to great lengths to provide a mode of care that is uniquely tailored to the special needs of the Alzheimer’s victim. We are concerned with every phase of the resident’s..." More

Juliette Fowler Communities

Provides: Memory Care
1234 Abrams Rd., Dallas, TX 75214

Memory Care near Mesquite, TX

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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

$5,641.00 Rockwall
$4,767.00 US
$4,762.00 Dallas
$4,584.00 Plano
$4,557.00 Richardson
$4,438.00 Garland
$4,020.00 Mesquite
$3,722.00 Sachse

Memory Care costs in Mesquite start around $4,020 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,767 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 an assisted living 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.

Memory Care Facilities in Mesquite

Directory of Winners in the Mesquite Area


Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Mesquite

Mesquite-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Texas are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Texas page for more information about these laws.