5 Memory Care Facilities in Spotsylvania County, VA
The average cost of memory care in Spotsylvania County is $3,979 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,900.
To help you with your search, browse the 7 reviews below for memory care facilities in Spotsylvania County. On average, consumers rate memory care in Spotsylvania County 4.6 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Fauquier County with an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 6 families in Spotsylvania County find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Spotsylvania County, call (855) 863-8283.
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Top 5 Memory Care Facilities in Spotsylvania County, VA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Spotsylvania County
There are more than 133,000 residents living in Spotsylvania County, Virginia and nearly 14 percent of its population is made up of seniors aged 65 or older. Many seniors in the area have been diagnosed with some form of dementia such as Alzheimer's Disease, which affects an estimated 150,000 seniors across Virginia.
There are four memory care facilities in Spotsylvania County that provide supportive services and residential care to seniors with dementia. These facilities are subject to a similar set of rules as assisted living facilities and as such, are often housed alongside them in the same location. The Virginia Department of Social Services oversees the operation of all memory care and assisted living facilities in the state.
- The Spotsylvania County area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those that specialize in brain health and dementia care such as Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Retirees in Virginia can save on income taxes with generous deductions that are offered on all forms of retirement income, except for Social Security Income, which isn't taxed at all in the state. Families who are relying on senior income to pay for memory care can use the savings to help pay for the cost of care.
Spotsylvania County's winters are fairly mild when compared with the average U.S. city. The average low temperature in January, which is traditionally the coldest month of the year, is 25 degrees, and the area only gets 14 inches of snow annually, which is 12 inches less than the national average. While seniors may not get to enjoy plenty of supervised outdoor time during the winter, the winter weather conditions don't pose a severe threat to those who are required to leave the facility for appointments.
- The cost of living in Spotsylvania County is 25 percent higher than the national average, which may make the area too expensive for families who have a tight budget for memory care.
Paying for Memory Care in Spotsylvania County
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Spotsylvania County start around $3,979 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,048 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Spotsylvania 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 Spotsylvania 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 Spotsylvania County
Spotsylvania 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 Spotsylvania County, please visit our Memory Care in Virginia page.
Directory of Winners in the Spotsylvania County Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Spotsylvania County
Spotsylvania 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 Spotsylvania County
Review of Spring Arbor of Fredericksburg
I went to Spring Arbor of Fredericksburg. The staff I met was very friendly. It is less residents in the unit, so the staff has more time for the residents. It is geared towards dementia patients, ... Read more
Review of Cardinal Village
Cardinal Village was very homey and everybody seemed to like each other. The rooms were spacious and just average depending on which room you get. It did not smell. If I do not smell anything, then... Read more
Review of Cardinal Village
My Mother was a resident at Cardinal Village from April 2014 until January 2020 when she finally passed from Alzheimer's. My Dad became a resident in March 2019, and, sadly, we lost him in Septemb... Read more