30 Memory Care Facilities in Fairfax County, VA

Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Fairfax County, VA

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Caring Star 2017

Spring Hills Mount Vernon

Provides: Memory Care
3709 Shannons Green Way, Alexandria, VA 22309
"My father has moved into Spring Hills Mount Vernon. It's an excellent place. The staff is very nice and personable. It's well kept, clean, and organized. He's comfortable there. They got him..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Sunrise of Springfield

Provides: Memory Care
6541 Franconia Road, Springfield, VA 22150
"I went to Sunrise of Springfield. The people were nice. I really like that place. It stuck with me because the staff calls every now and then, and that's good too. It's important that they follow..." More
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Caring Star 2015

Sunrise at Reston Town Center

Provides: Memory Care
1778 Fountain Drive, Reston, VA 20190
"I went to the Sunrise at Reston Town Center. It was nice. It was bright and airy. In the memory care, they had little shadow boxes on the wall to help residents easily find their room. The rooms..." More
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Harmony at Chantilly

Provides: Memory Care
2980 Centreville Road, Herndon, VA 20171
"I had an in-person tour of Harmony at Chantilly. The staff member was just a wonderful, wonderful person. She helped me a lot. She was so knowledgeable and very, very helpful in all sorts of ways...." More
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The Fairfax

Provides: Memory Care
9140 Belvoir Woods Parkway, Fort Belvoir, VA 22060
"Focusing on your unique needs and preferences, Sunrise Senior Living takes a holistic approach to senior care. With us, you can expect consistent yet individualized care rooted in evidence based..." More
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Caring Star 2014

Arden Courts of Annandale

Provides: Memory Care
7104 Braddock Road, Annandale, VA 22003
"Arden Courts of Annandale was an excellent facility. It's well run, seemed very caring, clean, they had lots of activities for folks with memory care, and they're very organized. It was created in..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Sunrise of Hunter Mill

Provides: Memory Care
2863 Hunter Mill Road, Oakton, VA 22124
"Focusing on your unique needs and preferences, Sunrise Senior Living takes a holistic approach to senior care. With us, you can expect consistent yet individualized care rooted in evidence based..." More

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Sunrise of Fair Oaks VA

Provides: Memory Care
3750 Joseph Siewick Drive, Fairfax, VA 22033
"SAD! I recently visited a relative at Sunrise of Fair Oaks in the Memory Unit and I was sicken by the way they treat the elderly-without a voice. Shoving food in their mouths, wiping their faces so..." More
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Arden Courts of Fair Oaks

Provides: Memory Care
12469 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy, Fairfax, VA 22033
"My dad has moved into Arden Courts of Fair Oaks. This place only does memory care. They're fantastic. He progressed very quickly. We had decided on this place, but the staff was able to move him in..." More
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Rembrandt Assisted Living

Provides: Memory Care
6669 Gouthier Road, Falls Church, VA 22042
"At Rembrandt Assisted Living, we believe that each resident is unique, so every aspect of our care is tailored to meet each resident's needs. We strive to provide an exceptional assisted living..." More

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Tall Oaks Assisted Living LC

Provides: Memory Care
12052 North Shore Drive, Reston, VA 20190
"Tall Oaks Assisted Living LC was very well-organized and clean. The memory care residents were on a separate floor and the routine was that the residents were gotten up, dressed every day, and were..." More

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Greenbrier Assisted Living

Provides: Memory Care
8204 Madrillon Estates Dr, Vienna, VA 22182
"Greenbrier Assisted Living is a large colonial-style boutique and upscale facility located in the neighborhood of Tysons Corner and within walking distance to the Tysons Corner Mall. This secured..." More

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Almost Home Senior Care

Provides: Memory Care
8945 Little River Trpk., Fairfax, VA 22031
"Outstanding owners and excellent staff members. They can customize the services for your love one and they care." More

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Caring Star 2016

Sunrise at Mount Vernon

Provides: Memory Care
8033 Holland Road, Alexandria, VA 22306
"My brother-in-law was in Sunrise at Mount Vernon for about 2 weeks. He was in memory care. His room was very cozy, warm, and friendly. I felt the same way about the staff. They're very..." More
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Harmony at Spring Hill

Provides: Memory Care
8350 Mountain Larkspur Drive, Lorton, VA 22079
"Harmony at Spring Hill was brand new and more like a resort. Everything was perfect and clean, and the building was brand new. I just didn't click too much with the people. I found them a little..." More
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Caring Star 2015

Sunrise of McLean

Provides: Memory Care
8315 Turning Leaf Lane, Mclean, VA 22102
"Focusing on your unique needs and preferences, Sunrise Senior Living takes a holistic approach to senior care. With us, you can expect consistent yet individualized care rooted in evidence based..." More
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Sunrise at Silas Burke House

Provides: Memory Care
9619 Burke Lake Road, Burke, VA 22015
"Focusing on your unique needs and preferences, Sunrise Senior Living takes a holistic approach to senior care. With us, you can expect consistent yet individualized care rooted in evidence based..." More
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Paragon Assisted Living – Potomac Hou...

Provides: Memory Care
3236 Locker Street, Falls Church, VA 22042
"Paragon Assisted Living – Potomac House Falls Church Community welcome residents into warm home settings, care for them with respect and devotion, and ensure their days are filled with hope,..." More

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The Virginian

Provides: Memory Care
9229 Arlington Blvd, Fairfax, VA 22031
"The Virginian is an age-in-place community offering all Levels of Care including Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care, and our Health Care Center. We offer a month-to-month model..." More

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Hunters Woods at Trails Edge

Provides: Memory Care
2222 Colts Neck Road, Reston, VA 20191
"My Grandmother lived here for a short time and the care she received was terrible. We should've picked up on the red flags (lack of communication, poor hygiene, rapid decline in health - just to..." More

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The Sylvestery of Vinson Hall Retirem...

Provides: Memory Care
1728 Kirby Road, Mclean, VA 22101
"Our secure building features an award-winning layout, where residents move about freely through a continuous walkway. The floor-to-ceiling windows draw in natural light. Numerous courtyards invite..." More

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Sunrise of Fairfax

Provides: Memory Care
9207 Arlington Boulevard, Fairfax, VA 22031
"Located in the beautiful residential area of Fairfax County, just 30 minutes from Washington, DC, Sunrise of Fairfax provides the very best in personalized care and services to seniors—including..." More
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The Residence at Colvin Run

Provides: Memory Care
1131 Walker Road, Great Falls, VA 22066
"Coming Soon! September 2022 GREAT FALLS, VA The Residence at Colvin Run is a brand-new, state-of-the-art senior living community located in the heart of Great Falls Virginia. Our cottage..." More

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Beverly Assisted Living

Provides: Memory Care
7816 Trammell Rd, Annandale, VA 22003
"Residential Assisted Living, Single-level home with private bathrooms, hair salon and activity rooms. Outings to parks and drive throughs weather permitting. 3D tours available, bed and breakfast,..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Tysons Woods Assisted Living

Provides: Memory Care
2248 Central Ave, Vienna, VA 22182
"With exceptional ALL INCLUSIVE pricing in addition to two lovely close locations to choose from, our spacious and uplifting spaces are ideal for our residents. While our residents are members of..." More

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Brightview Great Falls

Provides: Memory Care
10200 Colvin Run Road, Great Falls, VA 22066
"The design-build community features residential apartments and personalized assistance and care services for seniors who need help with the activities of daily living. Staffing includes a nurse..." More

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Arbor Terrace Fairfax

Provides: Memory Care
3925 Downs Drive, Chantilly, VA 20151
"My mom is currently in Arbor Terrace Fairfax. It's all memory care and all of the staff are very responsive, very accessible, and very prompt in returning phone calls. The activities staff is..." More

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Brightview Woodburn

Provides: Memory Care
3450 Gallows Rd., Annandale, VA 22003
"I could not be happier with the care my mother receives at Brightview Woodburn in Annandale, VA. They keep me updated on her care and offer suggestions that are most helpful. She has 24-hour..." More

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Keough Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
4308 Lees Corner Road, Chantilly, VA 20151
"Keough Senior Living is a family owned and operated facility that cares for your loved ones as you would. We take pride in ensuring quality professional care for the elderly with that personal..." More

Renaissance of Annandale

Provides: Memory Care
7112 Braddock Rd, Annandale, VA 22003
"The people at Renaissance of Annandale are very caring and efficient. My husband's room is small but adequate. The food is mediocre. The furniture in the common area is rather plasticky than comfy...." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Fairfax County

    There are 1.1 million residents living in Fairfax County, Virginia and more than 13 percent of its population is made up of seniors aged 65 and older. Many seniors in the area require specialized care for dementia-related disorders such as Alzheimer's Disease, which affects about 150,000 seniors in the state. 

    There are 18 memory care facilities in Fairfax County that provide supportive services and residential care to seniors with dementia. In Virginia, these facilities are officially classified as assisted living facilities and are subject to similar rules and regulations as those that provide basic assisted living services to seniors. The Virginia Department of Social Services is responsible for monitoring all assisted living facilities in the state. 

    • According to the American Lung Association, Fairfax County's air quality has been given a passing grade. However, the area does have high levels of ozone pollution, which can result in adverse health effects for seniors, especially those who have respiratory or cardiovascular health conditions. 
    • The Fairfax County area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those that specialize in brain health and dementia care such as Inova Fairfax Hospital and Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • The cost of living in Fairfax County is more than 70 percent higher than in the average U.S. city. As a result, families can expect the cost of memory care in the area to be higher as well and those on a budget may wish to consider facilities in less expensive parts of the state.  
    • The weather in Fairfax County is reasonably mild throughout the year. In the summertime, the average high temperature is only 85 degrees while in January, the coldest month of the year, the average low is a comfortable 25 degrees. This means that seniors living in memory care facilities the area may have more opportunities to spend supervised time outdoors. 


    Paying for Memory Care in Fairfax County

    Average Monthly Costs

    Counties in Virginia

    $10,528.00 District Of Columbia County
    $9,043.00 Alexandria City
    $7,721.00 Fairfax County
    $7,092.00 Arlington County
    $7,030.00 Prince William County
    $6,361.00 Montgomery County
    $5,361.00 US
    $4,371.00 Prince Georges County

    Memory Care costs in Fairfax County start around $7,721 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,361 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Fairfax 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 Fairfax 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 Fairfax County

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

    Directory of Winners in the Fairfax County Area


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Fairfax County

    Fairfax 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.

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Fairfax County

    • Review of Renaissance of Annandale

      The people at Renaissance of Annandale are very caring and efficient. My husband's room is small but adequate. The food is mediocre. The furniture in the common area is rather plasticky than comfy.... Read more

      Reviewer RC#0822b
    • Review of Tall Oaks Assisted Living LC

      Tall Oaks Assisted Living LC was very well-organized and clean. The memory care residents were on a separate floor and the routine was that the residents were gotten up, dressed every day, and were... Read more

      Margaret
    • Review of Brightview Woodburn

      I could not be happier with the care my mother receives at Brightview Woodburn in Annandale, VA. They keep me updated on her care and offer suggestions that are most helpful. She has 24-hour car... Read more

      Richard 731
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