4 Memory Care Facilities near Shelburne, VT

2 Memory Care Facilities in Shelburne, VT

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The Arbors at Shelburne

Provides: Memory Care
687 Harbor Road, Shelburne, VT 05482
"The Arbors is the BEST!!! Never did my family and I dream that we’d find such a perfect memory care home for our father! He started out in the hospital and was then moved to a nursing home for..." More

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The Residence at Shelburne Bay

Provides: Memory Care
185 Pine Haven Shores Road, Shelburne, VT 05482
"The Residence at Shelburne Bay resides on a magnificent campus along the shores of Lake Champlain. This stunning community offers Independent Living, Assisted Living and two levels of Reflections..." More

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Champlain Valley Senior Community

Provides: Memory Care
10 Gilliland Lane, Willsboro, NY 12996
"We looked at all the local memory care options for our mother when her dementia, combined with her high mobility and good general health, made it too difficult to care for her in our home. We found..." More

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Maple Ridge Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
6 Freeman Woods, Essex, VT 05452
"Maple Ridge Memory Care was very good, very clean, and they seemed to be very good about telling you exactly what they would do and on and on. The rooms weren't small, but they were medium-sized..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Shelburne

    Shelburne, a small town in Chittenden County, Vermont, is home to a little more than 7,000 residents. More than 20 percent of its population is made up of seniors aged 65 or older, many of whom are living with a dementia-related impairment, such as Alzheimer's Disease or Huntington's Disease, which affects an estimated 13,000 seniors across Vermont. 

    There are four memory care facilities in the Shelburne area that provide care and support to seniors living with dementia. These facilities, officially known as dementia care units, are typically housed within assisted living residences. The Vermont Department of Licensing and Protection regulates and monitors all dementia care units and assisted living residences in the state.

    • According to the American Lung Association, Shelburne and Crittenden County have impeccable air quality. Both ozone and particle pollution levels are low and the air quality in the area has been assigned a passing grade. That means that breathing the air in the area poses little to no risk to seniors or other vulnerable residents.
    • The Shelburne area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those that specialize in brain health and dementia care such as the University of Vermont Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • The cost of living in Shelburne is more than 20 percent higher than the countrywide average with housing and utilities being the biggest factors in this calculation. This is likely to affect the cost of memory care in the area, particularly when it comes to room and board charges.
    • The Shelburne area gets more than three times the annual snowfall of the average U.S. city and has average January low temperatures as cold as 10 degrees. It's important to discuss security with memory care facilities while touring them to make sure that measures are in place to prevent residents from wandering outside unsupervised, particularly during heavy snowfall and cold weather.


    Paying for Memory Care in Shelburne

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Vermont

    $8,799.00 Shelburne
    $7,452.00 Concord
    $7,320.00 Keene
    $4,974.00 US
    $4,950.00 Meredith

    Memory Care costs in Shelburne start around $8,799 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 Shelburne 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 Shelburne

    Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Vermont 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 Vermont page.


    Free Memory Care Resources in Shelburne

    Shelburne 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 Shelburne, please visit our Memory Care in Vermont page.

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    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Shelburne

    Shelburne-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Vermont are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Vermont page for more information about these laws.

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    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Shelburne

    • Review of The Arbors at Shelburne

      The Arbors is the BEST!!! Never did my family and I dream that we’d find such a perfect memory care home for our father! He started out in the hospital and was then moved to a nursing home for re... Read more

      lovemydad58
    • Review of The Arbors at Shelburne

      My mom has been at the Arbors for about 4 months. I am so thrilled with the care she is receiving. At the previous facility she was at I was afraid to leave her. At the Arbors I don’t have to wo... Read more

      Donlefe
    • Review of The Arbors at Shelburne

      Our mother had been in another facility in Maryland and we were so disappointed in her care there that we decided to move her to Vermont to be closer to me. I had heard such good things about The ... Read more

      L F Meredith

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