17 Memory Care Facilities in Montgomery County, TX
The average cost of memory care in Montgomery County is $5,163 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,790. Cheaper nearby regions include Harris County with an average starting cost of $5,095.
To help you with your search, browse the 35 reviews below for memory care facilities in Montgomery County. On average, consumers rate memory care in Montgomery County 4.1 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Harris County with an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 5 families in Montgomery County find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Montgomery County, call (855) 863-8283.
What to Consider About Memory Care in Montgomery County
Montgomery County, Texas, is located in the northeastern part of the Houston metro area. Texas is a state where over 380,000 residents have been diagnosed with dementia or Alzheimer's disease, a condition that particularly affects those aged 65 and older. In Montgomery County, 10 percent of the population of 456,000 has been diagnosed with a memory impairment. To treat and care for these folks, there are 18 memory care facilities in Montgomery County.
Regulations determined by the Texas Department of Health and Human Services require all staff in memory care facilities to have special training and certification. Memory care facilities are classed as Type B facilities, in which residents are secured and supervised 24 hours by staff and receive assistance in case of emergency evacuation.
Montgomery County weather means long, hot summers, including heat waves reaching the 100s during July and August. Memory care residents with certain health conditions may be uncomfortable in the summer. Winters are mild and snow-free, comfortable for aging joints.
- Texas does not have a state income tax, which includes exemption of income from retirement investments and Social Security benefits. Families budgeting for a loved one's memory care may appreciate the extra money.
- Montgomery County, 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. The proximity of oil rigs off the Gulf Coast may cause excess particle pollution, something seniors with respiratory conditions may need to consider.
- Montgomery County, 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 Montgomery County
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Montgomery County start around $5,163 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,900 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Montgomery County 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 Montgomery County
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 Montgomery County
Montgomery County 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 Montgomery County, please visit our Memory Care in Texas page.
Directory of Winners in the Montgomery County Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Montgomery County
Montgomery County-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.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Montgomery County
Review of Elmcroft of Rivershire
Very poor services from upper management if it wasn't for the caregiver and staff my family would be lost. When speaking with the director she blow u off. I personal walk up on a conversation betw... Read more
Review of Elmcroft of Rivershire
My father-in-law is in Elmcroft of Rivershire. The people are very genuine, very loving, and take very good care of him. He's on the memory care side, but they still take him to do gardening, woodw... Read more
Review of Avanti Senior Living at Vision Park
We were pleased with Avanti Senior Living at Vision Park. It's very modern and new. Dana was very knowledgeable, friendly, professional, and took us on a complete tour. The dining area was beautifu... Read more