The 10 Best Memory Care Facilities in Layton, UT for 2023
There are 15 Memory Care Facilities in the Layton area, with 5 in Layton and 10 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Layton is $4,466 per month. This is lower than the national median of $5,500. Cheaper nearby regions include Clinton with an average starting cost of $3,500.
To help you with your search, browse the 21 reviews below for memory care facilities in Layton. On average, consumers rate memory care in Layton 4.1 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Clinton with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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Directory of Memory Care Facilities in Layton, UT
What to Consider About Memory Care in Layton
More than 30,000 seniors across Utah have been diagnosed with dementia disorders such as Alzheimer's Disease. In cities like Layton, Utah where nearly 10 percent of the population is aged 65 or older, it is important that memory care facilities are available to seniors who require specialized, full-time care. There are two memory care facilities located in Layton and an additional 10 located in nearby cities such as Ogden and Clearfield.
Facilities that provide memory care are officially known as type II assisted living facilities (ALFs) throughout Utah. Provisions for type II ALFs are similar to those for adult foster care and type I ALFs; however, in type II ALFs that provide care to dementia patients, additional staff training and security provisions to protect residents from wandering off the grounds are required. The Utah Department of Health is responsible for regulating all types of ALFs in the state.
- The air quality in Layton and throughout Davis County is poor with high levels of ozone and particle pollution. Seniors with respiratory illness, cardiovascular disease or certain cancers may notice their health negatively affected on days when the air quality is at its worst.
Crime rates are low in Layton. Only 22.56 property crimes and 1.38 violent crimes per 1,000 residents happen each year in the city while by comparison, 27.8 property crimes and 2.39 violent crimes per 1,000 residents occur in the average Utah city. Family members of seniors can rest assured knowing that their loved one is relatively safe living in Layton.
- The Layton area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those that specialize in brain health and dementia care such as Davis Hospital and Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- The cost of living in Layton is more than 13 percent above the national average, which may tip the scales for some families who have a tight budget for memory care costs.
Paying for Memory Care in Layton
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Layton start around $4,466 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,747 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Layton 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 Layton
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Utah 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 Utah page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Layton
Layton 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 Layton, please visit our Memory Care in Utah page.
Directory of Winners in the Layton Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Layton
Layton-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Utah are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Utah page for more information about these laws.
Other Options in Layton, UT
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Layton
Review of Fairfield Village of Layton
My stepmother has been at Fairfield Village of Layton for more than a week now. So far, everything has been great. It is very well-run, and it is clean, and the staff is very helpful. They're alway... Read more
Review of Sunridge Assisted Living of Layton
My husband is now a resident of Sunridge of Layton. The price was excellent. He has his own private room, and it's a good-sized room. It has carpet in it, which I like. They don't just feed everybo... Read more
Review of CLOSED - Layton Park Memory Care
My mom moved into Layton Park Memory Care. It was very good. It met our needs and was affordable. She has family that's very close to her (my sister), and she's happy there. It was a really nice pl... Read more