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10 Best Memory Care Facilities in Syracuse, NY

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If your loved one needs memory care in Syracuse, A Place for Mom can help. With 18 memory care facilities in Syracuse, we’ll work with you to find the right fit for your family member’s budget, interests, and care needs.

Alzheimer’s care in Syracuse incorporates memory care activities and therapies to reduce residents’ confusion and agitation. Syracuse memory care also provides security features and supervision, along with trained staff. If you’re considering dementia care in Syracuse, know it’s a safe setting for your older relative.

We are also serving Assisted Living facilities in surrounding neighborhoods like Downtown, Southside and Southwest.
You may also consider nearby communities such as Auburn, Baldwinsville and Liverpool.

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Photo of The Hearth on James
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33 Floor plans available
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9.4
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9.4
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At The Hearth on James, the staff is their biggest asset. They got to know my parents well, as well as family coming to visit. Both of my parents have had hospitalizations since being there and the nurses...
Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
The Hearth is proud to offer Viking Pure Solutions’ electrochemically activated cleaning and disinfecting systems for our residents in each of our communities! This revolutionary safe and effective cleaner provides protection for our residents, teams, and families providing state of the art...
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8.6
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3 reviews
8.6
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3 reviews
5 star
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The location of The Inn Menorah Park community is nice. The other residents were very welcoming. Apartments are spacious. However hte activities are lacking and the food needs a major change, it doesn't even...
Provides: Assisted Living
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Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Whether you’re just starting to consider assisted or actively looking for a facility, there are a plethora of great reasons to consider The Inn at Menorah Park of CNY. With a host of amenities, residential activities, and flexible dining services for all of our patrons, our dedicated team goes...
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88 Photos available
22 Floor plans available
9.4
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29 reviews
9.4
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29 reviews
5 star
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I would recommend Brookdale Manlius to others. My dad was borderline acceptable to their criteria, but they accepted him and were wonderful about it. He lasted about 40 hours there. Finally able to come to...
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Live your best life every day and never stop growing.Here at our enhanced assisted living community, you can build new friendships and redefine your independence.  We can help you with the little things—like simple housekeeping and meals—and with more involved activities, such as bathing,...
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88 Photos available
11 Floor plan available
9.3
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43 reviews
9.3
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43 reviews
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The overall experience was very good especially for the price. I don't know if I'd change anything right now. The location is great and the facility has a very good reputation in the area.
Provides: Assisted Living
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Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Brookdale Liverpool is the assisted living community of choice in beautiful Liverpool, New York, a suburb of Syracuse. The Village of Liverpool is charming, boasting stunning lakeshore trails, eclectic shops, diverse and delicious restaurants and a strong sense of community pride. Residents at...
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11 Floor plan available
9.0
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18 reviews
9.0
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18 reviews
5 star
72%
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I chose this location because of the staff, the communication as well as the location. My father is very happy at Keepsake. I would recommend.And as a nurse I will tell you that staffing is an issue...
Provides: Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
At Keepsake Village, a memory care community licensed by the state of New York, our goal is to provide the highest quality of life for each of our residents. We offer a calm, stress-free environment with therapeutic social stimulation, personal care assistance plus medical evaluations. Our...
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Photo of Brookdale East Side
99 Photos available
22 Floor plans available
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8.9
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33 reviews
8.9
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33 reviews
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67%
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My mom is currently a resident at Brookdale East Side and the experience has been great for her so far. Everything has worked out great. Based on our experience, I would recommend Brookdale East Side to...
Provides: Assisted Living
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Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Brookdale East Side is the premiere assisted living community in Fayetteville, New York. Our charming and picturesque town boasts a rich history and a proud heritage evident in today's strong sense of community. Brookdale East Side has an ideal location in a rural area near the theatre and...
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8.9
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8.9
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52 reviews
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[name removed] was kind and compassionate. I don't know if she is still there. The facility was beautiful, comfortable and convenient. I would strongly recommend Brookdale Bellevue to others.
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
We offer a home like setting and cheerful smiles from our professional staff who greet you everyday. Our caring staff offers the assistance you need while respecting your independence. Our peaceful setting, restaurant style dining experience, activities and beautiful setting combine to create...
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1717 Photos available
55 Floor plans available
8.6
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36 reviews
8.6
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36 reviews
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Very friendly. Over the past year had a floor from the sprinkler that caused quite a mess overall very pleased. The front desk has 1 employee that is outstanding and extremely helpful. I am still questioning...
Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
The Hearth at Greenpoint offers gracious retirement living complete with a full social calendar to allow residents with the opportunity to grow their hobbies and establish lifelong friendships. Even dining is taken care of, thanks to our Hearth-Healthy Dining. Located in Liverpool and just a...
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8.4
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12 reviews
8.4
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12 reviews
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It's a safe clean environment for my mother, and people treat the residents very well. I feel they could do better getting her involved in daily activities since she can't remember what's going on. It's...
Provides: Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
We are a beautiful memory care community located in richly historic Syracuse, New York. Our enhanced memory support services offer our residents an engaging lifestyle that helps them maintain a connection to themselves. We aim to help each, and every resident live in a place where joy and purpose...
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7.8
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19 reviews
7.8
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19 reviews
5 star
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Brookdale Fayetteville is the best place for my mother. Their program and concept is exceptional. The staff from director down is great. Everyone knows my mother and her family by name. Brookdale is...
Provides: Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Our Alzheimer's and dementia care community, also known as Clare Bridge, is rooted in “a person-centered approach”. That means we help our residents find a sense of belonging and purpose while also helping them preserve who they are. This is where state-of-the-art care meets a passion for...
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Provides: Assisted Living
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Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
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Provides: Assisted Living
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Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Photo of Manlius Home For Adults
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Photo of Camillus Ridge Terrace
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.

Cost of memory care in Syracuse, NY

The average cost of senior living in Syracuse is $5,603 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Fulton, NY with an average of $4,912 per month.

Average monthly cost of Memory Care in Syracuse, NY vs. nearby cities

Syracuse, NY
$5,603/mo
$5,603/mo

Average monthly cost of Memory Care in Syracuse, NY vs. the state and national average

Syracuse, NY
$5,603/mo
U.S. national average
$4,891/mo

Average monthly cost of Memory Care in Syracuse vs. other types of senior living

Memory Care
$5,603/mo

Median monthly costs of Memory Care in Syracuse, NY by room type

Semi-Private
$6,644/mo
Studio
$5,540/mo
1 Bedroom
$5,502/mo
2 Bedroom
$3,651/mo

Average cost of Memory Care in Syracuse over time

Syracuse, NYNY stateNational

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What families are saying about memory care in Syracuse

Recent reviews for memory care in Syracuse

Brookdale East Side in Fayetteville, NY

4.0
My loved one is a resident at Brookdale East Side. I would recommend this facility to others. The food is just okay. The housekeeping is good. I love the staff, they are very on top of things.

North Brook Heights Home for Adults in Auburn, NY

5.0
I was reluctant to move to assisted living. I have always lived on my own. My family and doctor we're very persistent that I needed the extra help. I have to say, as much as I hate to admit it, they were right. The staff here have been so sweet and helpful. It's like have 5 grandchildren around ...
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Park Terrace at Radisson in Baldwinsville, NY

5.0
My loved one has dementia and onset Alzheimer's disease. She is treated with dignity and respect by all the staff I've met. They are a compassionate and dedicated group who are constantly monitoring and caring for all her mental and physical needs. She is so blessed to have them in her life.

Syracuse review score based on 84 family reviews

8.8
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This proprietary review score is based on 84 reviews of 14 Syracuse memory care communities. All reviews were submitted in the past two years by verified community residents and family members.
The Syracuse review score informs your search by letting you see at a glance how memory care residents and family members rate memory care in your area. Compare review scores in multiple locations to understand how overall satisfaction rates differ from city to city. Based on recent reviews, the maximum possible score is 10.Methodology: How we calculate our city review scores

Syracuse review score compared against nearby cities

8.8
Syracuse, NY14 facilities
8.8
Solvay, NY17 facilities
8.8
East Syracuse, NY17 facilities

Review subcategories for Syracuse memory care

When memory care residents and family members submit a review on our site, they rate each community on categories such as cleanliness, activities, meals, and more. The chart below is based on 84 reviews of 14 Syracuse memory care communities. This chart helps you compare Syracuse resident and family memory care satisfaction rates against national averages. Use it to assess your needs and develop criteria for your own search. If you know that one of these categories is important to you or your loved one, our Senior Living Advisors can help you find communities to match your needs.
Syracuse, NY averageNational average
Cleanliness
4.5
4.4
Friendliness
4.7
4.5
Care services
4.1
4.2
Staff
4.4
4.4
Meals & dining
4.1
4.0
Activities
4.0
3.9
Value for cost*
4.0
4.0
0.01.02.03.04.05.0
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Syracuse memory care services and amenities

These charts highlight some of the many care, dining, and entertainment offerings available in Syracuse memory care communities. They don’t represent all possible services and amenities available at assisted living communities in Syracuse, but support comparisons against nationwide offerings. Our Senior Living Advisors can help you find communities that fit your preferences.

Availability of select care services in Syracuse memory care

Memory care communities offer a variety of care services and visiting health care providers to meet seniors’ health needs. The chart below shows the percentage of memory care partners in Syracuse that offer these care services compared to the percentage of partners that offer them nationally.
Syracuse, NYNational
Full medication management
Full medication management
71.4%
65%
Doctor on call
Doctor on call
14.3%
47.9%
24-Hour awake staff
24-Hour awake staff
100%
82.5%
Diabetic care
Diabetic care
100%
99%
*Visiting health care professionals
*Visiting health care professionals
71.4%
71.7%
Home care agency on-site
Home care agency on-site
14.3%
28.2%
Non-ambulatory care
Non-ambulatory care
92.9%
89.6%
Respite or short term stays
Respite or short term stays
28.6%
61.5%
Hospice available on-site
Hospice available on-site
14.3%
72.4%
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*Including nurse, dentist, OT, PT, speech or podiatrist

Availability of select dementia care services in Syracuse memory care

Our community partners provide many services to keep residents with dementia or other memory concerns safe and engaged. Below, take a look at what percentage of Syracuse Memory Care partners offer the selected dementia care services compared to the percentage of partners nationally.
Syracuse, NYNational
Dementia behaviors care
Dementia behaviors care
57.1%
73.8%
Specialized memory care training for staff
Specialized memory care training for staff
35.7%
45.7%
Secured community and/or wander guard
Secured community and/or wander guard
35.7%
70.2%
Memory care only community
Memory care only community
21.4%
26.1%
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Availability of select dietary accommodations in Syracuse memory care

Memory care communities help seniors maintain a balanced diet by accommodating their health needs, allergies, and other restrictions. Below you’ll find the percentage of Syracuse partners making specific dietary accommodations for seniors compared to the percentage of assisted living partners making those accommodations nationally.
Syracuse, NYNational
Nutritionist / dietician
Nutritionist / dietician
42.9%
27.3%
Low / no sodium
Low / no sodium
71.4%
43.7%
No sugar
No sugar
57.1%
40.9%
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
42.9%
49.5%
Pureed meals
Pureed meals
28.6%
15.9%
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Availability of select dining options in Syracuse memory care

Our memory care communities know that seniors want top-quality meals and options for how they dine. The chart below indicates the percentage of Syracuse communities that offer dining options to their discerning residents compared to our partners nationally.
Syracuse, NYNational
Professional chef
Professional chef
42.9%
31.3%
Restaurant style dining
Restaurant style dining
64.3%
39.1%
Room service
Room service
35.7%
36.1%
Anytime dining
Anytime dining
14.3%
22.5%
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Availability of select programs and activities in Syracuse memory care

Senior living communities offer a variety of programming to keep seniors socially, mentally, and physically vibrant. The chart below shows what percentage of partnered memory care communities in Syracuse offer the selected activities, amenities, and programs compared to the percentage of partners nationwide.
Syracuse, NYNational
Activity director
Activity director
71.4%
45.1%
Pet-focused programs
Pet-focused programs
71.4%
33.1%
Community service programs
Community service programs
50%
27.8%
Devotional activities on-site
Devotional activities on-site
57.1%
54.1%
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
71.4%
51%
Outings / off-site activities
Outings / off-site activities
71.4%
60.7%
Piano or organ
Piano or organ
57.1%
39%
Arts and crafts center
Arts and crafts center
42.9%
34.1%
Educational speakers / life long learning
Educational speakers / life long learning
64.3%
35.7%
Clubs / games / karaoke
Clubs / games / karaoke
71.4%
46.7%
Live performances
Live performances
71.4%
47.1%
Dances
Dances
42.9%
30.4%
Fitness center
Fitness center
28.6%
21.4%
Fitness classes
Fitness classes
71.4%
45.9%
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Frequently Asked Questions

Brookdale Manlius, The Hearth on James and Brookdale Liverpool are the top-rated memory care facilities near Syracuse, New York. See full list of communities.

There are 18 memory care facilities near Syracuse, New York. See the full list.

The 18 memory care facilities near you in Syracuse, New York typically provide housing, therapies, and care tailored to those who have Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia. To find memory care in Syracuse, New York, browse our detailed listings showing photos, floor plans, amenities, activities, and reviews from real families.

Browse A Place for Mom’s listings for memory care in Syracuse, New York, to take a virtual tour. Our local senior living experts can arrange for a live tour of these communities as well.

The cost of memory care facilities in Syracuse, New York ranges from $1025 to $9410. The average Memory Care cost in Syracuse, New York is $5,603. Prices often vary based on care provided, amenities, unit size, and more. 

The cost of memory care in Syracuse, New York typically starts at $1025. A Place for Mom’s local, expert senior living advisors can help you find affordable memory care facilities near you and offer advice on how to lower costs and pay for care with VA benefits or public payment options.

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