69 Memory Care Facilities near Bremerton, WA
Also serving communities of Silverdale, Bainbridge Island, Poulsbo.
There are 69 Memory Care Facilities in the Bremerton area, with 4 in Bremerton and 65 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Bremerton is $3,771 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,790. Cheaper nearby regions include Port Orchard with an average starting cost of $3,600.
To help you with your search, browse the 89 reviews below for memory care facilities in Bremerton. On average, consumers rate memory care in Bremerton 3.0 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Port Orchard with an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars.
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4 Memory Care Facilities in Bremerton, WA
65 Memory Care Facilities near Bremerton, WA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Bremerton
The lakeside city of Bremerton, Washington, is located just a short ferry ride from Seattle and is home to more than 40,000 residents, 13.8 percent of whom are 65 years or older. An estimated 110,000 seniors in Washington have been diagnosed with some form of dementia, and for those living in Bremerton, there are more than 55 facilities in the area that provide memory care for this segment of the population.
Throughout Washington, facilities that provide memory care services are officially known as Assisted Living Facilities (ALFs) and are often housed within existing facilities that are already providing assisted living services to the elderly, as regulations for both levels of care are similar. The Washington State Department of Social and Health Services closely regulates ALFs, and those offering memory care services must adhere to the state's dementia care program requirements.
High crime rates may leave some seniors living in Bremerton feeling unsafe. Each year in the city, 4.87 violent crimes and 38.75 property crimes occur per 1,000 residents. Both these rates are considerably higher than the state averages, which are 3.02 violent crimes and 34.94 property crimes per 1,000 residents.
- The Bremerton area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those that specialize in brain health and dementia care such as Harrison Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Despite the overall cost of living in Bremerton being nearly 15 percent higher than the national average, seniors living in memory care facilities in the city may find that living in Bremerton is quite affordable, as the cost of healthcare is 17 percent below the national average.
- Bremerton is cloudy and rainy, which may be unpleasant for some seniors, especially those who enjoy spending time outdoors. The city gets 51 inches of rain and only 151 sunny days each year. By comparison, the national average is 39 inches of rain and 205 sunny days annually.
Paying for Memory Care in Bremerton
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Bremerton start around $3,771 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,900 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Bremerton 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 Bremerton
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Washington 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 Washington page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Bremerton
Bremerton 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 Bremerton, please visit our Memory Care in Washington page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Bremerton
Bremerton-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Washington are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Washington page for more information about these laws.
Other Options in Bremerton, WA
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Bremerton
Review of The Arbor at Bremerton
My wife is at The Arbor at Bremerton. It seems like a good place, but she's had problems with her medication. They're not doing what they're supposed to. They have activities, and most of the staff... Read more
Review of The Arbor at Bremerton
The Arbor at Bremerton was very nice, very well kept, and very clean. The staff who accommodated me was extremely nice. She took us on a tour, and it was very helpful. The dining area was very nice... Read more