6 Memory Care Facilities near Berryville, VA
There are 6 Memory Care Facilities in the Berryville area, with 2 in Berryville and 4 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Berryville is $5,350 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,790. Cheaper nearby regions include Front Royal with an average starting cost of $5,040.
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2 Memory Care Facilities in Berryville, VA
4 Memory Care Facilities near Berryville, VA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Berryville
Berryville is located in Clarke County, Virginia, where just over 20 percent of the population is aged 65 or older. According to the Alzheimer's Association, approximately 140,000 people in Virginia have Alzheimer's or dementia, and this number is expected to rise to 190,000 by 2025.
To provide the memory care these residents need, Berryville has two memory care facilities, and there are another eight in the surrounding area. In Virginia, these facilities are still considered part of the assisted living classification, but they must meet additional requirements for patient care and services. These are licensed by the Virginia Department of Social Services.
- Berryville has no 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 Winchester.
- The city of Berryville is considered extremely safe with only 902 crimes reported per 100,000 people. This is 55 percent lower than the state average and 67 percent lower than the national average. Family members can have peace of mind that their loved ones in memory care in Berryville are very safe.
- Cost of living may be a concern for seniors and their families looking at facilities in Berryville. The city has a cost of living that is 14 percent higher than the national average, with the highest areas being housing and health care which could impact the cost of memory care.
- Air quality in Berryville is 25 percent better overall than the rest of the country, and pollution levels are even more favorable, coming in at 82 percent better than the national average. This may make the city a good choice for seniors with respiratory issues.
Paying for Memory Care in Berryville
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Berryville start around $5,350 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 Berryville 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 Berryville
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Virginia 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 Virginia page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Berryville
Berryville 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 Berryville, please visit our Memory Care in Virginia page.
Directory of Winners in the Berryville Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Berryville
Berryville-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Virginia are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Virginia page for more information about these laws.