18 Memory Care Facilities near Federal Way, WA
There are 18 Memory Care Facilities in the Federal Way area, with 4 in Federal Way and 14 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Federal Way is $3,940 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,900. Cheaper nearby regions include Auburn with an average starting cost of $3,560.
To help you with your search, browse the 16 reviews below for memory care facilities in Federal Way. On average, consumers rate memory care in Federal Way 3.8 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Kent with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped thousands of families find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Federal Way, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Federal Way, WA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Federal Way
New Port Richey, Florida, boasts a cost of living index of 98, which is lower than the national index, and it has a senior citizen population that makes up 25.5 percent of the city’s residents. Memory care unit patients who live in one of the five facilities in the city might appreciate a little more room in their budgets thanks to this lower cost of living. There are approximately 540,000 people in Florida who have Alzheimer’s disease and might benefit from the services offered in these units.
- Warm summers, mild winters and an average of 240 sunny days per year mean that memory care residents can enjoy spending time outdoors often. The January lows only dip to around 49 degrees, and the July highs soar to around 90 degrees. While there is a risk of hurricanes, the warning system provides information about timely evacuations for these natural disasters.
- Memory care residents who decide to spend time outdoors on a nice day will likely be able to breathe easily. The city has an air quality score of 66, which is better than the national average of 58. Senior citizens who experience respiratory illnesses or chronic conditions might appreciate this point.
- New Port Richey has a high crime rate, but this might not impact memory care residents since they live in secure areas of the assisted living facility. The property crime rate here is 61.1 and the violent crime rate is 75.6. The national rates are 31.1 and 38.1, respectively.
- The New Port Richey area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Morton Plant North Bay Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Federal Way
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Federal Way start around $3,950 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,057 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Federal Way 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 Federal Way
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 Federal Way
Federal Way 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 Federal Way, please visit our Memory Care in Washington page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Federal Way
Federal Way-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 Federal Way, WA
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Federal Way
Review of Brookdale Foundation House
My Mom lived at Brookdale Foundation House for a little over two years. She started as independent living, then we changed her to assisted living and in July 2020 we moved her to their memory care ... Read more
Review of GenCare Federal Way
My client moved in, and she's in their memory care. The facility is fine and she's enjoying herself there. I like the convenience. Read more
Review of GenCare Federal Way
We saw the memory care unit. If my husband had the money, it would be a nice place. The staff was very friendly, polite, and informative. The grounds and the location were great. It is easy to get ... Read more