This is your guide to memory care in Reading, PA. Memory care communities provide housing and care for people age 65 and older with Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia. Memory care empowers seniors with memory impairment to stay as active and engaged as they possibly can, while living in a dignified, comfortable and secure environment. Our local Senior Living Advisors are expert in dementia care in Reading, PA and surrounding areas. After an initial assessment, your advisor will recommend a list of memory care providers that fit your loved one's individual needs for care and living preferences, as well as your family's finances.Memory Care Costs in Reading, PA
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 Reading ranges from $4,200 to $5,580 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 Reading
Neighborhoods in Reading include: Delaware Valley and Reading Fire Department.
The official website for the city of Reading is http://www.readingpa.gov/.
Reading is represented by Mayor Vaughn Spencer.
Reading (/ËˆrÉ›dÉªÅ‹/ RED-ing, is the county seat of Berks County and with a population of 87,812 is the fifth-largest city in Pennsylvania. According to the 2010 census, Reading has the highest share of citizens living in poverty in the nation. Located in southeastern Pennsylvania, it is the principal city of the Greater Reading Area.The city, approximately halfway between Philadelphia and the state capital at Harrisburg, is strategically situated along a major transportation route from Central to Eastern Pennsylvania, and lent its name to the now-defunct Reading Railroad, which transported anthracite coal from the Pennsylvania Coal Region to the eastern United States via the Port of Philadelphia. Reading Railroad is one of the four railroad properties in the classic United States version of the Monopoly board game.Reading was one of the first localities where outlet shopping became a tourist industry. It has been known as "The Pretzel City" because of numerous local pretzel bakeries. Currently, Bachman, Dieffenbach, Tom Sturgis, and Unique Pretzel bakeries call the Reading area home.