26 Memory Care Facilities near Lynnwood, WA
Also serving communities of Mill Creek.
There are 26 Memory Care Facilities in the Lynnwood area, with 5 in Lynnwood and 21 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Lynnwood is $5,878 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,860. Cheaper nearby regions include Edmonds with an average starting cost of $5,221.
To help you with your search, browse the 50 reviews below for memory care facilities in Lynnwood. On average, consumers rate memory care in Lynnwood 3.9 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Edmonds with an average rating of 4.0 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 Lynnwood, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Lynnwood, WA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Lynnwood
Part of the metropolitan area of Seattle, Lynnwood is a small city with a population of around 38,000. Approximately 15 percent of the population is 65 and older and there are 17 memory care facilities in the area to accommodate the needs of those who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or some form of dementia. The state of Washington has 110,000 people who have some form of cognitive impairments, some of whom live in Lynnwood. The Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) helps address the needs of these individuals by regulating the assisted living facilities within Lynnwood and within the state.
- The city of Lynnwood is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as the Virginia Mason Lynnwood Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Families with seniors in memory care facilities in Lynnwood may have a difficult time with budgeting due to the cost of living of 150.6. The cost of living in the city is much higher than the national average of 100 and higher than the state average of 131.
- Lynnwood has mild summers with average July highs around 73 degrees. This may make the area ideal for seniors who have a hard time adjusting to extreme heat. Winters are long and cold with average January lows around 36 degrees. The city gets around four inches of snow per year and around 38 inches of rain.
- Families with seniors living within the city limits of Lynnwood need to take extra precautions when visiting due to the high overall crime rate that is 130 percent higher than the national average. People in Lynnwood have a one in 16 chance of becoming a victim of any type of crime.
Paying for Memory Care in Lynnwood
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Lynnwood start around $6,506 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,999 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Lynnwood 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 Lynnwood
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 Lynnwood
Lynnwood 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 Lynnwood, please visit our Memory Care in Washington page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Lynnwood
Lynnwood-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 Lynnwood, WA
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Lynnwood
Review of Pacifica Senior Living Lynnwood
I was very impressed with the overall environment at Pacifica. My mother had been living independently with a home health care worker but needed more extensive care. I toured Pacifica and loved the... Read more
Review of Pacifica Senior Living Lynnwood
I have both my wife (who has onset dementia) and my mother-in-law (who is 100) living at the Lynnwood Pacifica Senior Living Complex. They live in one of the memory care cottages and have been ther... Read more
Review of Brookdale Alderwood
Great staff with longevity and passion for serving those with memory issues Read more