AlzheimersNet is your comprehensive guide to memory care in Bethesda, MD. Memory care facilities offer housing and care for seniors with Alzheimer's disease and other kinds of dementia. Memory care enables seniors who have memory loss to stay as active and engaged as possible, while living in a dignified, safe and supervised environment. Our local Senior Living Advisors have local expertise in dementia care in Bethesda, MD and nearby cities. After an initial assessment, your advisor will recommend a list of memory care communities that most closely match your loved one's specific priorities for care and living preferences, as well as your family's finances.Memory Care Costs in Bethesda, MD
Price varies widely depending on location, care required, size of the resident's living space and the level of luxury at the community. The price of memory care in Bethesda ranges from $4,350 to $10,500 a month.
Memory Care Costs in Nearby Cities* The costs above represent the AVERAGE monthly cost of memory care for a one person bedroom in that city.
Facts about Bethesda
Neighborhoods in Bethesda include: Baltimoreâ€“Washington metropolitan area.
Bethesda is a census-designated place in southern Montgomery County, Maryland, just northwest of the United States capital of Washington, D.C. It takes its name from a local church, the Bethesda Meeting House (1820, rebuilt 1849), which in turn took its name from Jerusalem's Pool of Bethesda. (In Aramaic, Ü’ÜÜ¬ ÜšÜ£Ü•Ü beth á¸¥esda means "House of Mercy" and in Hebrew, ×‘×™×ª ×—×¡×“ "beit á¸¥esed" means "House of Kindness".) The National Institutes of Health main campus and the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center are in Bethesda, as are a number of corporate and government headquarters.Bethesda is one of the most affluent and highly educated communities in the United States. In 2014 it placed first in Forbes list of America's most educated small towns and first on Time's list of top earning towns.As an unincorporated area, Bethesda has no official boundaries. The United States Census Bureau defines a census-designated place named Bethesda whose center is located at 38°59â€²N 77°7â€²W. The United States Geological Survey has defined Bethesda as an area whose center is at 38°58â€²50â€³N 77°6â€²2â€³W, slightly different from the Census Bureau's definition. Other definitions are used by the Bethesda Urban Planning District, the United States Postal Service (which defines Bethesda to comprise the zip codes 20810, 20811, 20813, 20814, 20815, 20816, and 20817), and other organizations. According to estimates released by the U.S. Census Bureau in 2013, the community had a total population of 63,374. Most of Bethesda's residents are in Maryland Legislative District 16.