11 Memory Care Facilities near Midlothian, VA
There are 11 Memory Care Facilities in the Midlothian area, with 6 in Midlothian and 5 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Midlothian is $4,284 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,790.
To help you with your search, browse the 7 reviews below for memory care facilities in Midlothian. On average, consumers rate memory care in Midlothian 4.0 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Richmond with an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars.
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6 Memory Care Facilities in Midlothian, VA
5 Memory Care Facilities near Midlothian, VA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Midlothian
The historic community of Midlothian is located in Virginia, a state where more than 140,000 people are currently living with Alzheimer's disease. This unincorporated area is situated in Chesterfield County, which is home to nearly 344,000 people, and more than 14 percent are over the age of 65 The Midlothian area has 15 memory care facilities for local seniors with dementia, including five in the city proper and an additional 10 in the surrounding community.
In Midlothian, as in all of Virginia, memory care facilities may also be called "Special Care Units" and may either be in their own dedicated building or occupy a secured wing of an assisted living facility that meets the requirements for staffing, staff training, building features and admission procedures. SCUs are licensed and monitored by the Virginia Department of Social Services.
- The overall crime rate in Midlothian is 69 percent higher than the national average, and residents have a one in 21 chance of being the victim of any type of crime. Families who are helping a loved one relocate to a memory care facility in this community may want to review the security measures that the facility takes to keep residents safe.
- The overall cost of living in Midlothian is about 18 percent lower than the state average and 10 percent lower than the nationwide average. Healthcare costs roughly the same here as in other Virginia cities, and about 8 percent more than other U.S. cities, which may be a consideration for seniors on a tight budget.
- The air quality in Midlothian is good, which may be beneficial for seniors who have respiratory illnesses or cardiovascular disease. Chesterfield County received a "B' for ozone pollution, an "A" for short-term particle pollution and a passing grade for annual particle pollution.
- Virginia taxes income from retirement savings account withdrawals, but there is a deduction for up to $12,000, which may help seniors put more money into their memory care budget. Seniors in Virginia do not pay income tax on their Social Security benefits.
Paying for Memory Care in Midlothian
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Midlothian start around $4,284 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,897 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Midlothian 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 Midlothian
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 Midlothian
Midlothian 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 Midlothian, please visit our Memory Care in Virginia page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Midlothian
Midlothian-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 Midlothian, VA
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Midlothian
Review of The Pearl at Watkins Centre
I visited this facility recently while still under construction. After recently losing my father to Alzheimer's I can honestly say I wish he could have been in a facility as nice, open, accommodat... Read more
Review of The Memory Center Richmond
The Memory Center Richmond was very nice. It was quite lovely and updated. The décor seemed new, fresh, and very nice. The common spaces were very nice. The rooms were smaller but adequate. They ha... Read more
Review of The Memory Center Richmond
The Memory Center Richmond is a 1-story building with four units in an intimate location set in the middle of woods right by a major hospital. Once you come in the double doors, you enter a little ... Read more