5 Memory Care Facilities near Spokane Valley, WA
There are 5 Memory Care Facilities in the Spokane Valley area, with 1 in Spokane Valley and 4 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Spokane Valley is $3,420 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,860. Cheaper nearby regions include Rathdrum with an average starting cost of $3,400.
To help you with your search, browse the 2 reviews below for memory care facilities in Spokane Valley. On average, consumers rate memory care in Spokane Valley 4.5 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Rathdrum with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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Top 5 Memory Care Facilities in Spokane Valley, WA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Spokane Valley
In Spokane Valley, more than 15 percent of residents are 65 years of age or older. While many of the city's seniors are in good health and able to live independently, there are some who've been diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease or other forms of dementia, which affect 110,000 seniors throughout the state. For those with dementia who are no longer able to live on their own, there are four memory care facilities in the area that provide residential care.
These facilities are officially known as assisted living facilities and often provide multiple levels of care, including memory care and basic assisted living services. The Washington State Department of Social and Health Services is responsible for overseeing the operation of all assisted living facilities in the state.
- There's no state income tax in Washington, which may be a huge benefit for families who are working with a small budget for memory care expenses. With no state income tax, all forms of retirement income, including pension and social security benefits, are tax-free.
- The Spokane Valley Area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those that specialize in brain health and dementia care such as MultiCare Valley Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- The air quality in Spokane Valley and throughout Spokane County is reasonably good according to the American Lung Association. Although there are some high-pollution days throughout the year, the air in the city poses minimal risk to seniors.
- Property crime rates in Spokane Valley are high. For every 1,000 residents in the city, an average of 45.14 property crimes occur each year. By comparison, the state averages only 31.74 property crimes per 1,000 residents each year. Families should ensure the memory care facility they choose for their loved one has security measures in place to protect residents from theft and burglary.
Paying for Memory Care in Spokane Valley
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Spokane Valley start around $3,420 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,974 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Spokane Valley 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 Spokane Valley
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 Spokane Valley
Spokane Valley 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 Spokane Valley, please visit our Memory Care in Washington page.
Directory of Winners in the Spokane Valley Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Spokane Valley
Spokane Valley-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 Spokane Valley, WA
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Spokane Valley
Review of Brighton Court
I'm very pleased with Brighton Court. The staff is very friendly, helpful, and knowledgeable. My mother-in-law's room is nice. It's what we expected, and it has plenty of room for what she needs. S... Read more
Review of Brighton Court
Brighton Court Assisted Living Community was very nice. The rooms were on the smaller side, though. The staff was fine. The lady who gave us the tour was very knowledgeable and answered all our que... Read more