38 Memory Care Facilities near The Woodlands, TX
There are 38 Memory Care Facilities in the The Woodlands area, with 7 in The Woodlands and 31 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in The Woodlands is $6,045 per month. This is higher than the national median of $5,120. Cheaper nearby regions include Shenandoah with an average starting cost of $5,850.
To help you with your search, browse the 74 reviews below for memory care facilities in The Woodlands. On average, consumers rate memory care in The Woodlands 4.5 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Conroe with an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 6 families in The Woodlands find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in The Woodlands, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in The Woodlands, TX
What to Consider About Memory Care in The Woodlands
Located about 30 miles northwest of Houston in southeast Texas, The Woodlands is a master-planned community of nine distinct villages with a total population of around 125,000. Some 12 percent of the population is 65 and over and some of these seniors are living with Alzheimer's disease or other forms of dementia. There are ample options for memory care The Woodlands, with 24 Assisted Living Facilities in the area.
The State of Texas groups and regulates residential and memory care facilities together under the Assisted Living Facilities category, with care levels designated Type A, B, C and D available. Memory care facilities are Type B, for residents who would require staff assistance to evacuate the facility, and by law, they must provide on-site staff with specific dementia training.
- The Woodlands is rated one of Texas' 10 safest communities, providing a memory care destination that offers plenty of peace-of-mind. Rates of all kinds of crime range from 30 to nearly 90 points below the national average and even further below the statewide average.
- The region sports a mild climate somewhat more humid than the national average, receiving three to five a half inches of rainfall per month, with summer temperatures ranging from 70 to 100 degrees and winter temperatures from 45 to 60 degrees. However, its location near the Gulf of Mexico does make it the periodic recipient of hurricane winds and storms.
- One drawback is that The Woodlands' air quality was rated "poor" in the American Lung Association's State of the Air 2017 report. It ranks in the top 20 of American cities with the worst year-round air particle pollution.
- The Woodlands is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Houston Methodist The Woodlands Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in The Woodlands
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in The Woodlands start around $5,709 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,053 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in The Woodlands 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 The Woodlands
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 The Woodlands
The Woodlands 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 The Woodlands, please visit our Memory Care in Texas page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in The Woodlands
The Woodlands-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 The Woodlands
Review of AutumnGrove Cottage - The Woodlands - CLOSED
I went to AutumnGrove Cottage - The Woodlands. They're very professional, they made sure everything was OK for COVID. They were very caring, well-staffed, had a very nice staff, and it was clean. T... Read more
Review of The Heritage of The Woodlands
My husband was here for respite care. He was very happy there. They gave him a lot of attention and made the transition very smooth, given that it was his first time being away from me. They knew w... Read more
Review of The Heritage of The Woodlands
Mom is going to move in next week. We chose it for the people; the people there seemed to be a really good fit with my mother. It was very nice. The lobby was well furnished and appointed. The dini... Read more