21 Memory Care Facilities near Seattle, WA

Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Seattle, WA

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Emerald City Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
9001 Lake City Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
"At Emerald City Senior Living, our community's culture is built on helping our residents find their happiest, healthiest selves. After hearing from multiple new residents that they were concerned..." More
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Cogir of Northgate Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
11039 17th Avenue Northeast, Seattle, WA 98125
"My overall impression of Sunrise of Northgate has been very good. Their rooms are very nice and the amenities are awesome. They do all kinds of things. We walked in one time and they were doing..." More

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Queen Anne Manor Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
100 Crockett Street, Seattle, WA 98109
"Showering, toileting, dressing, transfer, medication management, insulin, feeding" 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

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Empress Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
4020 NE 55th St., Seattle, WA 98105
"Empress Senior Living at Laurelhurst, Grand Opening Fall of 2021 in North East Seattle! Imagine an elegant new community for seniors situated in a European-Style neighborhood, with quaint..." More

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Truewood by Merrill, First Hill

Provides: Memory Care
1421 Minor Ave, Seattle, WA 98101
"Merrill Gardens at First Hill is perfect for those who like being near boutique shopping, theaters, concert and lecture halls and much more. This friendly retirement community is in the First Hill..." More

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The Kenney

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

Aegis Living Madison

Provides: Memory Care
2200 East Madison Street, Seattle, WA 98112
"Aegis Living on Madison is located in the city of Seattle, the largest city in the state of Washington. Residents can enjoy the best of both worlds, relaxing in the small-town feel of the assisted..." More

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Ida Culver House Broadview

Provides: Memory Care
12505 Greenwood Avenue N, Seattle, WA 98133
"Bathing, Dressing, Grooming, Two person transfer /mechanical lift, Routine catheter and ostomy care, Incontinence support, Secured dementia care, escorting, Medication Management to include..." More

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Merrill Gardens at Ballard

Provides: Memory Care
2418 Nw 56th St, Seattle, WA 98107
"Located in the Ballard neighborhood of Seattle, this new community will be ideally located near multiple restaurants, coffee shops and the famous Ballard Locks. We offer private apartments with..." More

Buchanan Place

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

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Aegis Living Queen Anne Rodgers Park

Provides: Memory Care
2900 3rd Avenue West, Seattle, WA 98119
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El Dorado West

Provides: Memory Care
1010 SW 134th Street, Burien, WA 98146
"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..." More

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Patriots Glen Assisted Living & Memor...

Provides: Memory Care
1640 148th Ave SE, Bellevue, WA 98007
"I placed my best friends mother in Patriot Glens Memory Care in April 2017 after researching many options - 2 other care facilities and several "Home for Mom" facilities. I was so impressed with..." More

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Sunrise of Mercer Island

Provides: Memory Care
2959 76th Avenue SE, Mercer Island, WA 98040
"I liked Sunrise of Mercer Island. It's a beautiful facility, but we wanted more of a home setting. It's in a beautiful suburbia. Mercer Island is where Paul Allen lives, so it's going to be a nice..." More

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Silverado Bellevue Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
14428 NE 8th St., Bellevue, WA 98007
"Now serving residents from Seattle, Kirkland, Redmond, Renton and surrounding areas, the Silverado Bellevue Memory Care Community is more than just assisted living. It is a specialized memory care..." More

Holden of Bellevue - Opening December...

Provides: Memory Care
121 112th Ave NE, Bellevue, WA 98004
"Life at Holden of Bellevue starts with spacious, elegantly appointed, amenity-rich surroundings. Assisted Living and Memory care offers exceptional, personalized, and supportive care delivered..." More

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Aegis Living Bellevue

Provides: Memory Care
148 102nd Ave SE, Bellevue, WA 98004
"The team at Aegis of Bellevue is delighted to welcome you to come and experience our newest Assisted Living and Memory Care community! Located in Old Bellevue just off Main Street and near..." More

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The Gardens at Town Square

Provides: Memory Care
933 111Th Avenue NE, Bellevue, WA 98004
"The Gardens at Town Square is a senior housing facility that offers a warm, vibrant lifestyle, rich programming, and exceptional independent living, assisted living and memory care programs...." More

The Park at Belle Harbour

Provides: Memory Care
2110 116th Ave NE, Bellevue, WA 98004
"Welcome to The Park at Belle Harbour, where modern luxury meets urban sophistication. Belle Harbour is the pinnacle of assisted living in the city of Bellevue and its surrounding region, delivering..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Seattle

    Seattle is the largest city in Washington State, where the U.S. Census Bureau puts the city's official population at 724,000 residents. Over 110,000 people in Washington have Alzheimer's disease, and more still have some other form of dementia that requires a residential care option. Memory care is the most common choice for families looking for a place to keep a senior loved one safe and healthy.

    Seattle has at least 28 licensed memory care facilities either within its borders or close enough to easily visit loved ones. In these facilities, seniors with Alzheimer's disease and dementia are looked after by professionally trained staff, and the facilities work to keep their patients' doctors and families involved with their continuing care.

    • Weather in Seattle is famously rainy, although this reputation is somewhat exaggerated. In fact, the city gets just 34 inches of rain a year, with roughly 213 rain-free days to enjoy from late spring to early fall. Summer highs average 72 degrees Fahrenheit, and seniors with asthma may wish to stay indoors when the heat and humidity kick up allergens.
    • Seattle is a big city, so it shouldn't be a surprise that living there can get pricey for aging citizens in memory care. The cost of living in the city area can be 49 percent higher than the nationwide average. Seniors should expect to pay higher prices for health care and transportation than in other cities of the Northwest, such as Olympia or even neighboring Tacoma.
    • Crime in Seattle is a more serious issue than elsewhere in the state. Violent crime rates are double the Washington average, while property crimes are around 50 percent higher than the rest of the state. Washington is relatively peaceful, though, so Seattle's crime rate is still lower than the national average in most categories.
    • Seattle is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as University of Washington Medical Center and Virginia Mason Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.


    Paying for Memory Care in Seattle

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Washington

    $5,922.00 Bellevue
    $5,071.00 US
    $5,050.00 Burien
    $5,000.00 Renton
    $4,969.00 Seattle
    $4,343.00 Redmond

    Memory Care costs in Seattle start around $4,969 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,071 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Seattle 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 Seattle

    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 Seattle

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


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Seattle

    Seattle-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 Seattle, WA

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