21 Memory Care Facilities near South Jordan, UT
There are 21 Memory Care Facilities in the South Jordan area, with 6 in South Jordan and 15 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in South Jordan is $4,808 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,790. Cheaper nearby regions include West Jordan with an average starting cost of $4,800.
To help you with your search, browse the 13 reviews below for memory care facilities in South Jordan. On average, consumers rate memory care in South Jordan 4.0 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Draper with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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6 Memory Care Facilities in South Jordan, UT
15 Memory Care Facilities near South Jordan, UT
What to Consider About Memory Care in South Jordan
South Jordan is a suburb located 18 miles south of Salt Lake City and offers several memory care options for seniors in Utah, a state with approximately 31,000 residents over 65 living with Alzheimer’s disease. SoJo, as it’s locally called, is home to six memory care facilities, and there are 14 more in surrounding communities.
In South Jordan and the rest of the Beehive State, the residential establishments offering memory care are regulated by the Utah Department of Health, Bureau of Health Facility Licensing, Certification and Resident Assessment. Such agencies include Type N small health care, Type II assisted living and nursing care facilities.
- South Jordan experiences plenty of sunny days per year in addition to hot summers and cold winters. Its overall year-round climate receives a Sperling comfort index of 74 which is higher than the national average of 54. The pleasant environment in SoJo lets seniors and their loved ones enjoy the city’s natural beauty and outdoor amenities.
- Utah fully taxes social security income and retirement account withdrawals and partially taxes pensions. To help seniors and their families compensate for relatively high state taxes, prescription drugs are tax-free and retirees 65+ may enjoy tax credits on retirement income.
- Crime in South Jordan occurs 11 percent below the national average, mainly consisting of non-violent property crimes and with violent crime categories being 84 percent lower than the U.S. average rate. This makes SoJo a relatively safer community for seniors within the Salt Lake City metropolitan area.
- South Jordan has few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital specializing in brain health and dementia care located in West Jordan.
Paying for Memory Care in South Jordan
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in South Jordan start around $4,808 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,863 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in South Jordan 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 South Jordan
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 South Jordan
South Jordan 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 South Jordan, please visit our Memory Care in Utah page.
Directory of Winners in the South Jordan Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in South Jordan
South Jordan-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.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in South Jordan
Review of Pheasant Run Alzheimer's Special Care Center
I was hopeful about Pheasant Run Alzheimer's Special Care Center. It's brand new and it's very close to me. The thing that turned me off was that when they showed me the rooms down the hall, the wh... Read more