Silverados Senior Living Community in Belmont, CA, is not just a senior living facility, it is a specialized memory care facility. The cost of care at Belmont Hills Memory Care Community is $7,750 per month, with costs varying depending on the level of care needed. Although the price is higher than an assisted living facility or an independent living facility, Belmont Hills Memory Care Community is a unique memory care facility with state of the art programs and care. Located in San Mateo County between San Francisco and San Jose, Belmont Hills Memory Care Community is on a 17-acre tree-lined campus and is separated into neighborhoods for residents depending on the level of care and the progression of dementia. The staff is specially trained to deal with patients with dementia, and the facility has launched a Dementia Care Certification program for caregivers which requires 40 hours of both classroom and real-life training. There is also a medical director, a masters-degreed social worker, and 24-hour nurses on staff. This memory care facility was designed to serve those with memory care problems and has developed programs to not only help the residents in their care but also to research dementia and the combining factors that might preclude the need for a memory care community.