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Memory Care Facilities in Clarke County, VA

The average cost of memory care in Clarke County is $5,122 per month. This is lower than the national median of $5,500. Cheaper rated regions include ...

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What to Consider About Memory Care in Clarke County

Clarke County, Virginia is home to a little more than 45,000 residents, more than 20 percent of whom are aged 65 or older. Many seniors in the area require specialized care for Alzheimer's Disease and related dementia disorders, which affect an estimated 150,000 residents of Virginia. 

Memory care facilities in the Clarke County area provide residential care and support services to seniors with dementia. They're often housed alongside assisted living facilities, which are subject to a similar set of rules and regulations. The Virginia Department of Social Services is responsible for regulating all memory care and assisted living facilities in the state. 

Benefits and Drawbacks of Memory Care in

  • The cost of living in Clarke County is more than 40 percent above the national average. For some families, these costs will be reflected too much in memory care facility charges. Those who are on a limited budget may want to consider facilities in less expensive parts of Virginia.
  • Clarke County has a mild climate. In July, average high temperatures are only 84 degrees while in January, the coldest month, average lows are around 22 degrees. This makes the area a great location for seniors who are known to enjoy spending time outdoors, but it's important to make sure that outdoor time is fully supervised by memory care staff. 
  • Property crime rates in Clark County are lower than in the average U.S. city. On a scale of one to 100 where one represents low crime and 100 represents high crime, Clark County is rated only 27.8 while the average city is rated 38.1. Even though the area is relatively safe, it's always a good idea to inquire about security when touring memory care facilities to ensure residents are protected against crime. 
  • The Clark County area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those that specialize in brain health and dementia care such as Warren Memorial Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness. 

Paying for Memory Care in Clarke County

Memory Care costs in Clarke County start around $5,122 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,743 per month.

It’s important to note that memory care rates in Clarke 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.

Counties in Virginia

Loudoun County

$8,115

Prince William County

$7,159

Fauquier County

$6,825

Frederick County

$6,544

US

$5,743

Warren County

$5,190

Clarke County

$5,122

Financial Assistance for Memory Care in Clarke 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 Clarke County

Clarke 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 Clarke County, please visit our Memory Care in Virginia page.

Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Clarke County

Clarke 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.

Reviews of Communities Nearby

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Sherri

I am a friend or relative of a current/past resident

Review of Commonwealth Senior Living at Berryville

My mother-in-law has moved into Commonwealth Senior Living at Berryville. I like the community. The people seem nice and caring. She has a nice room. They have walk-in showers. You furnish the room...

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HD

I am a friend or relative of a current/past resident

Review of The Retreat at Berryville

The Retreat at Berryville is very nice, but I'm disappointed that we have my mother on the incontinence program that we pay $150 a month for, and she still came down with a UTI, which required...

Provider response

Thank you for taking the time to complete a review on Caring.com for our community, The Retreat at Berryville. We are thankful that you have entrusted the care of your mother to us. We would...

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William

I visited this facility

Review of The Retreat at Berryville

The Retreat at Berryville was new. The girl who gave me the tour was not the director, so she didn't know everything, but she was able to show me around. The rooms were new and looked nice. It's...

Provider response

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience.

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