13 Memory Care Facilities near Mechanicsville, VA

Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Mechanicsville, VA

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Heritage Green of Hanover

Provides: Memory Care
7080 Brooks Farm Road, Mechanicsville, VA 23111
"My father moved into memory care at Heritage Green of Hanover. I like everything about it. It's clean, and the employees there are just as friendly and nice as they can be. I have no complaints..." More

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Harmony at Hanover

Provides: Memory Care
8227 Meadowbridge Road, Mechanicsville, VA 23116
"I wish I could give this place 0 stars. The Crossings treated my loved one horribly and I wish we'd never moved him here. It was an awful experience for him and our entire family. The memory care..." More

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Tapp Family Home

Provides: Memory Care
8106 Rural Point Road, Mechanicsville, VA 23116
"Are you looking for a place that is warm, safe and caring? A home where you can be comfortable and get the help you need, without feeling that you are in an institution? A community with a low..." More

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Sunrise of Richmond

Provides: Memory Care
1807 North Parham Road, Richmond, VA 23229
"We liked what we saw at Sunrise of Richmond. The living atmosphere seemed to be quite cozy and comfortable. The rooms were open and spacious. The rooms have privacy, but there's also a community..." More

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Vitality West End Richmond

Provides: Memory Care
1800 Gaskins Rd, Richmond, VA 23238
"Brookdale West End Richmond was a very nice, professional, clean and beautiful home. The staff member that accommodated me during the visit was very informative. What I saw of the place was clean..." More

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Elmcroft of Chesterfield

Provides: Memory Care
1000 Twinridge Lane, Richmond, VA 23235
"The staff that greeted us at Elmcroft of Chesterfield was really nice. The tour guide was very informative, able to answer all of my questions, and made me feel comfortable about what was going on...." More

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The Crossings at Bon Air

Provides: Memory Care
9100 Bon Air Crossings Drive, Richmond, VA 23235
"The Crossings was designed with your needs in mind. We offer a continuum of care; even if your needs change your address may not. Our bright and airy 1 and 2 bedroom apartments have plenty of space..." More

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Commonwealth Senior Living at Chester...

Provides: Memory Care
4931 Ridgedale Parkway, Richmond, VA 23234
"Welcome to Commonwealth Senior Living at Chesterfield, a premier senior living community in the Richmond region. Situated in Chesterfield County, our brand new community offers easy access to all..." More

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Spring Arbor of Richmond

Provides: Memory Care
9991 Ridgefield Parkway, Richmond, VA 23233
"Spring Arbor of Richmond was very nice. I really liked it, and the staff was wonderful. There were some things that bothered my sister, like when we were sitting there talking with the director, a..." More

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Commonwealth Senior Living at the Wes...

Provides: Memory Care
2400 Gaskins Road, Richmond, VA 23238
"Welcome to Commonwealth Assisted Living at the West End, a premier senior living community in the Richmond region. Situated in Henrico County, our brand new community offers easy access to all that..." More

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The Towers

Provides: Memory Care
350 Hioaks Road, Richmond, VA 23225
"For those who want their own space. Their own friends. Their own schedule. And their own voice in making life exactly as they want it to be. What should it feel like when you walk in to a..." More

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Morningside in the West End

Provides: Memory Care
3000 Skipwith Road, Richmond, VA 23294
"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..." More

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Masonic Home of Virginia

Provides: Memory Care
500 Masonic Lane, Richmond, VA 23223
"Serves solely Master Masons of Virginia, and families. Assets transfer alternatively to Entrance Fee. Assisted Living and Nursing Care on Fee-For-Service basis." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Mechanicsville

    Mechanicsville, Virginia, has a population of around 36,000 with 17 percent aged 65 and older. Virginia is home to 140,000 individuals with cognitive impairments, and those in Mechanicsville who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia can choose from two memory care facilities located within the city limits and 21 in nearby cities like Richmond and Midlothian. These facilities are regulated by the Virginia Department of Social Services and are assisted living facilities with one or more self-contained special care unit (SCU). 

    Noted as one of the best states to retire due to no tax on Social Security benefits, seniors in Mechanicsville who are 65 and older can also deduct earned income up to $12,000 per person.

    • The city of Mechanicsville is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care, such as the Bon Secours Memorial Regional Medical Center and the Sheltering Arms Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • The cost of living index in Mechanicsville is based on the US average of 100. In the city of Mechanicsville, the cost of living is 112.3, which is lower than the state average of 114 and the national average, which makes it one of the more affordable options for seniors living in memory care facilities.
    • In Mechanicsville, summers are hot and humid with average highs around 89 degrees, while winters are cold with January lows around 27. This may pose a challenge for seniors who can’t tolerate extreme temperatures. The city also gets around 13 inches of snow per year, which is lower than the national average of 26 inches.
    • Seniors in memory care facilities and their families may feel safe in Mechanicville due to an overall crime rate that is 16 percent lower than the national average. People have a one in 44 chance of becoming a victim of any type of crime in the city. Memory care facilities add video cameras, alarms and other measures to keep residents safe.

    Paying for Memory Care in Mechanicsville

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Virginia

    $6,172.00 Chester
    $5,117.00 Fredericksburg
    $5,053.00 US
    $4,825.00 Mechanicsville
    $4,673.00 Richmond
    $4,342.00 Midlothian
    $4,268.00 Williamsburg
    $4,016.00 Stafford

    Memory Care costs in Mechanicsville start around $4,825 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,053 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Mechanicsville 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 Mechanicsville

    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 Mechanicsville

    Mechanicsville 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 Mechanicsville, please visit our Memory Care in Virginia page.

    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Mechanicsville

    Mechanicsville-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.

    Memory Care near Mechanicsville, VA

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Mechanicsville

    • Review of Heritage Green of Hanover

      My father moved into memory care at Heritage Green of Hanover. I like everything about it. It's clean, and the employees there are just as friendly and nice as they can be. I have no complaints wha... Read more

    • Review of Heritage Green of Hanover

      I visited Heritage Green Assisted Living. They were way too expensive, but they seemed to be very clean. I think that would be a good place to put my husband, but I can't afford it. There were no o... Read more

    • Review of Heritage Green of Hanover

      The staff at Heritage Green is amazing! After visiting a couple of nearby facilities, we quickly knew Heritage Green was "the one." Dad had Alzheimer's and needed 24-hour care. So we moved him (... Read more

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