13 Memory Care Facilities near Burien, WA

Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Burien, WA

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El Dorado West

Provides: Memory Care
1010 SW 134th Street, Burien, WA 98146
"El Dorado West was a great place. It would be our #1 choice. It's a beautiful place and immaculate. If I was looking for a long-term community, I would move there today. That's how much I liked it...." More

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Blue Haven Adult Family Home

Provides: Memory Care
655 South 189th Street, Burien, WA 98148
"Blue Haven Adult Family Homes is dedicated to providing the best senior living options in Washington. We seek to help seniors who can no longer live in their own homes have opportunities to live..." More

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Merrill Gardens at Burien

Provides: Memory Care
15020 5th Ave SW, Burien, WA 98166
"Welcome to Merrill Gardens at Burien, an apartment-style senior living community offering the amenities of home without the work. Located in downtown Burien, this new senior living community..." More

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Normandy Park Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
16625 1st Ave S, Normandy Park, WA 98148
"I have been to Normandy Park several times. A friend of mine was there. It's a very nice place. I wasn't there when they had the virus, so they had entertainment, and they had things for the people..." More

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Holden Southcenter

Provides: Memory Care
112 Andover Park E, Tukwila, WA 98188
"My father is in memory care at Holden Southcenter. We chose it because the staff is fabulous. I have no complaint about anybody that works there. They're all fabulous. His room is the nicest one..." More

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Quail Park of West Seattle

Provides: Memory Care
4515 41st Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98116
"We were able to do a respite stay for my patient and I was surprised how well everything went. If I had to choose this community for permanent arrangements, I feel confident about care team and the..." More

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3 Tree Vista Adult Family Home, LLC

Provides: Memory Care
15809 23rd Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98166
"Three Tree Vista is a family-owned and operated adult family home. We’re lifelong residents in the area; we’ve worked as homebuilders, healthcare, and hospitality providers; we proudly serve and..." More

Chateau Valley Center

Provides: Memory Care
4450 Davis Avenue South, Renton, WA 98055
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Judson Park

Provides: Memory Care
23600 Marine View Dr S, Des Moines, WA 98198
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Angelwings Adult Family Home

Provides: Memory Care
103 S 197th St., Des Moines, WA 98148
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The Kenney

Provides: Memory Care
7125 Fauntleroy Way SW, Seattle, WA 98136

The Cottages of Renton

Provides: Memory Care
17033 108th Ave. SE, Renton, WA 98055
"I wouldn't put my worst enemy in The Cottages of Renton. That's the worst place I've ever been in. Very stark. You rent a room with no bathroom and no sink, and the bathroom is clearly at the end..." More

Buchanan Place

Provides: Memory Care
4732 35th Avenue South, Seattle, WA 98118

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Burien

    Located just south of Seattle on the Puget Sound, Burien is a scenic suburban city that is ideal for seniors who enjoy the outdoors. Burien has a population of around 52,000 with 14 percent aged 65 and older, some of whom have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or some other form of dementia. Located in Washington where 110,000 people have some type of cognitive impairment, Burien is home to four memory care facilities that are regulated by the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services. These facilities are simply specialized dementia care units within an assisted living facility.

    • The cost of living index in Burien is 151.5, which is comparable to the national average of 100. This average is higher than both the national average and in other parts of the state. Families with seniors living here in memory care on a budget may have a difficult time making ends meet after paying for an assisted living facility.
    • Crime data reveals that the overall rate of crime in Burien is 61 percent higher than comparable cities within the US - an important consideration for families with loved ones in memory care facilities in the city.
    • Winters in Burien can be long and cold with January lows sometimes dropping below freezing. Families with loved ones in memory care within the city should ensure proper precautions are taken so loved ones can't escape outside in the cold. July average highs are around 75 degrees. The city gets an average of six inches of snow per year.
    • The city of Burien is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care, such as the Highline Medical Center and the Schick Shadel Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies and illness.

    Paying for Memory Care in Burien

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Washington

    $5,406.00 Bellevue
    $5,220.00 Kent
    $5,053.00 US
    $5,050.00 Burien
    $5,000.00 Renton
    $4,969.00 Seattle
    $3,606.00 Federal Way

    Memory Care costs in Burien start around $5,050 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 Burien 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 Burien

    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 Burien

    Burien 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 Burien, please visit our Memory Care in Washington page.

    Directory of Winners in the Burien Area

    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Burien

    Burien-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.

    Memory Care near Burien, WA

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Burien

    • Review of El Dorado West

      El Dorado West was a great place. It would be our #1 choice. It's a beautiful place and immaculate. If I was looking for a long-term community, I would move there today. That's how much I liked it.... Read more

    • Review of El Dorado West

      My mother-in-law is moving into El Dorado West. They were very personable, and it was very nice and clean. She is going into the memory care section, and they really explained how they would be abl... Read more

    • Review of El Dorado West

      We went to El Dorado West. It looked nice, the people seemed nice, and I liked everything about it, but it was out of our price range. The room was great. It was actually nice. If we could afford i... Read more

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