55 Memory Care Facilities near Sugar Land, TX
Also serving communities of Meadows Place.
There are 55 Memory Care Facilities in the Sugar Land area, with 7 in Sugar Land and 48 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Sugar Land is $4,727 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,860. Cheaper nearby regions include Missouri City with an average starting cost of $3,232.
To help you with your search, browse the 88 reviews below for memory care facilities in Sugar Land. On average, consumers rate memory care in Sugar Land 4.2 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Missouri City with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Sugar Land, TX
What to Consider About Memory Care in Sugar Land
Sugar Land is a family-friendly, affluent suburb of Houston, Texas, a state with over 380,000 Alzheimer's Disease or dementia patients. The population of Sugar Land is 88,000 with nearly 14 percent seniors aged 65 and older. As some of these folks transition into memory care, they'll have plenty of options - Sugar Land is home to over 100 memory care facilities. These can include assisted living communities with a secure wing for memory care residents designed to allow aging in place, or facilities completely dedicated to Alzheimer's care. Designated Alzheimer's care facilities are subject to state regulations, focusing on professional training and certification of all staff members. Texas senior living campuses that are certified Alzheimer's care facilities admit only those diagnosed by a physician.
Weather along the Gulf Coast, including Sugar Land, is balmy and warm, although summer highs regularly reach over 90 degrees. Memory care residents with certain health conditions may be uncomfortable in the summer. Winters are typically mild and snow-free, comfortable for aging joints.
- Texas does not have a state income tax, which includes monies from Social Security benefits and retirement accounts. Families helping loved ones afford memory care may have a bit of extra income to work with. Higher sales taxes and property taxes in Texas should have little impact on budgets for those in memory care.
- The cost of living in Sugar Land is higher than the national average, mainly due to the high cost of housing. Healthcare and grocery costs, for example, are slightly lower than the national average.
- The Sugar Land 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 Sugar Land
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Sugar Land start around $5,399 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 Sugar Land 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 Sugar Land
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 Sugar Land
Sugar Land 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 Sugar Land, please visit our Memory Care in Texas page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Sugar Land
Sugar Land-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 Sugar Land, TX
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Sugar Land
Review of Barton House
I am an only child of a single mother. When my mom got sick it was one of the hardest times of my life . She was in and out of facilities that where depressing and in my option , inhumane ! and on... Read more
Review of Auberge at Sugar Land
My wife was a resident at Auberge for two years. She received excellent care from the staff and care givers. During her tour with Alzheimers she resided in other memory care units, but none compa... Read more
Review of Brookdale Sugar Land
Brookdale Sugar Land is very clean, and the staff is very friendly. So far, we're having a great experience. My mother-in-law's room is good. She seems to be eating well, and she hasn't had any com... Read more