11 Memory Care Facilities in Chesterfield County, VA
The average cost of memory care in Chesterfield County is $4,788 per month. This is lower than the national median of $5,120.
To help you with your search, browse the 24 reviews below for memory care facilities in Chesterfield County. On average, consumers rate memory care in Chesterfield County 4.1 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Henrico County with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 16 families in Chesterfield County find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Chesterfield County, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Chesterfield County, VA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Chesterfield County
Nearly 15 percent of Chesterfield County's 343,000 residents are seniors aged 65 or older. Many seniors in the area require specialized care for dementia-related disorders such as Alzheimer's Disease, which affects about 140,000 seniors across Virginia.
The Chesterfield County area is home to nine memory care facilities that provide care to seniors with dementia. These facilities are subject to a similar set of rules and regulations as those that provide basic assisted living services to senior citizens and as such, are often housed in a segregated area within the same location. The Virginia Department of Social Services is responsible for monitoring the operation of all memory care facilities in the state.
- The air quality in Chesterfield County has been assigned a passing grade by the American Lung Association. That means that pollution levels are low and the air poses very little threat to vulnerable members of the population such as senior citizens and those with illnesses.
- The Chesterfield County area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those that specialize in brain health and dementia care such as Bon Secours St. Francis Health Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- The cost of living in Chesterfield County is 7 percent above the national average, which for some families, may make the area too expensive. Families on a budget may want to consider memory care facilities in less expensive parts of the state.
- Virginia has short, mild winters. In January, which is traditionally the chilliest month of the year, the average low temperature is reasonably comfortable at 26 degrees. Seniors living in memory care facilities in the area should be able to enjoy more supervised time outdoors throughout the year, which can be beneficial for both mood and health.
Paying for Memory Care in Chesterfield County
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Chesterfield County start around $4,705 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,294 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Chesterfield County 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 Chesterfield County
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 Chesterfield County
Chesterfield County 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 Chesterfield County, please visit our Memory Care in Virginia page.
Directory of Winners in the Chesterfield County Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Chesterfield County
Chesterfield County-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.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Chesterfield County
Review of Auburn Hill Senior Living
I liked the friendliness, and the beauty of the grounds of Auburn Hill Senior Living. They had a lot of outdoor verandas, the deck or porch outside where you could sit. They had grilling, picnics, ... Read more
Review of Magnolias of Chesterfield
My wife was a resident at Magnolias of Chesterfield for two years before her passing last month. She received loving care from all the staff members. I would highly recommend this facility to anyon... Read more
Review of The Pearl at Watkins Centre
My mom has moved into The Pearl at Watkins Centre. I like the location, and the staff was excellent. My mom's safety is excellent. They have every kind of convenience that you can imagine for a pat... Read more