11 Memory Care Facilities near Mechanicsville, VA

2 Memory Care Facilities in Mechanicsville, VA


Heritage Green of Hanover

Provides: Memory Care
7080 Brooks Farm Road, Mechanicsville, VA 23111
"At Heritage Green we make it simple! There are no lifetime deposits, no long term leases. Peace of mind comes to our residents at affordable rates. A comfortable room, three delicious meals daily,..." More


The Crossings 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

9 Memory Care Facilities near Mechanicsville, VA


Sunrise of Richmond

Provides: Memory Care
1807 North Parham Road, Richmond, VA 23229
"We liked Sunrise of Richmond a lot, but they were quite a bit more expensive. It was very nice, but there was a smell of urine in the entryway of the memory cottage both times I went there so that..." More

Caring Star 2016

Elmcroft of Chesterfield

Provides: Memory Care
1000 Twinridge Lane, Richmond, VA 23235
"Elmcroft of Chesterfield is located in beautiful Richmond Virginia, just south of the James River. We are located just minutes from the Historic Bon Air area as well as Stony Point Shopping Center...." More

Promotion ends in 8 days!

Lease by March 31 and get half off your New Resident Fee!* See our Sales Director for details.

Caring Star 2016

Morningside in the West End

Provides: Memory Care
3000 Skipwith Road, Richmond, VA 23294
"Morningside at the West End was wonderful. I really liked it but two things happened that changed our mind. We wanted to make sure that my mom had a carpeted room, so I put a deposit on it saying..." More

Caring Star 2012

Brookdale West End Richmond

Provides: Memory Care
1800 Gaskins Road, Richmond, VA 23238
"We offer a home like setting and cheerful smiles from our professional staff who greet you every day. Our caring staff offers the assistance you need while respecting your independence.Our peaceful..." More

Promotion ends in 34 days!

Spring Promotion: Moving Made Easy. For new residents: $500 Off the Community Fee, 1/2 Off First ... (more)

Caring Star 2016

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


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


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


Imperial Plaza

Provides: Memory Care
1717 Bellevue Ave., Richmond, VA 23227
"Under New Management as of May 2018 Imperial Plaza is a Richmond tradition. Imperial Plaza provides a unique combination of compassionate care and active, engaged lifestyle on a secure gated..." More


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

Memory Care near Mechanicsville, VA

Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Mechanicsville

  • Review of The Crossings at Hanover

    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 u... Read more

Business owner? Claim your Caring.com Listing

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

$5,737.00 Mechanicsville
$4,831.00 Williamsburg
$4,781.00 US
$4,740.00 Fredericksburg
$4,580.00 Stafford
$4,355.00 Chester
$4,305.00 Richmond
$3,890.00 Midlothian

Memory Care costs in Mechanicsville start around $5,737 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,781 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 an assisted living 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.

Memory Care Facilities in Mechanicsville

Directory of Winners in Mechanicsville Area

Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Mechanicsville

Mechanicsville-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Virginia are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Virginia page for more information about these laws.