8 Memory Care Facilities in Henrico County, VA
The average cost of memory care in Henrico County is $4,481 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,790. Cheaper nearby regions include Chesterfield County with an average starting cost of $4,410.
To help you with your search, browse the 9 reviews below for memory care facilities in Henrico County. On average, consumers rate memory care in Henrico County 4.3 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 12 families in Henrico County find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Henrico County, call (855) 863-8283.
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What to Consider About Memory Care in Henrico County
15 percent of Henrico County, Virginia's residents are seniors aged 65 years or older. There are many seniors in the area who are living with dementia and require residential care and supportive services for disorders such as Alzheimer's Disease, which affects an estimated 150,000 seniors throughout Virginia.
There are eight memory care facilities that provide such care to seniors with dementia who are living in Henrico County. In Virginia, memory care facilities are subject to the same rules and regulations as assisted living facilities and are often housed within assisted living communities. The Virginia Department of Social Services is responsible for overseeing all memory care and assisted living facilities throughout the state.
- Henrico County has a cost of living only slightly above the national average and healthcare costs that are 8 percent below that of the average U.S. city. Families who have limited funding for memory care might want to consider facilities in less expensive parts of the state, but those with an average budget should find Henrico County to be reasonably affordable.
- The weather is generally quite mild in Henrico County. During July, the average high temperature is 89 degrees while in January, the coldest month of the year, the average low temperature is 27 degrees. Comfortable weather conditions may allow for more supervised outdoor time for residents of memory care facilities.
- Henrico County's air quality has been given a passing grade by the American Lung Association. That means that consistently breathing the air in the county poses little to no risk to seniors and other vulnerable members of the population.
- The Henrico County area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those that specialize in brain health and dementia care such as Henrico Doctors' Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Henrico County
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Henrico County start around $4,481 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,855 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Henrico 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 Henrico 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 Henrico County
Henrico 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 Henrico County, please visit our Memory Care in Virginia page.
Directory of Winners in the Henrico County Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Henrico County
Henrico 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 Henrico County
Review of Symphony Manor of Richmond
My husband moved into Symphony Manor of Richmond, and so far, it's good. He seems content to be there. Most of the people there are nice, and he's satisfied with the food and everything. Almost eve... Read more
Review of Brookdale West End Richmond
I love the people at Brookdale West End Richmond, and I like the facility, it's good. My mom is in the memory care, the room she's in is large, the bathroom is small, but the shower is in the commo... Read more
Review of Morningside in the West End
Morningside in the West End was nice, and the tour was nice and very informative. The memory care unit was on the smaller side and I wasn't quite comfortable with the setup. The rooms were down a l... Read more