14 Memory Care Facilities in Polk County, IA
The average cost of memory care in Polk County is $3,915 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,901. Cheaper nearby regions include Warren with an average starting cost of $3,293.
To help you with your search, browse the 88 reviews below for memory care facilities in Polk County. On average, consumers rate memory care in Polk County 4.3 out of 5 stars.
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Review of Journey Senior Living of Ankeny
An amazing facility with amazing people . A truly special place! Read more
Review of Vintage Hills at Prairie Trail
We chose Vintage Hills at Prairie Trail for my mother-in-law. We're in the process of getting her ready to move right now. I like that their memory care residents get the same activities as their a... Read more
Review of Edencrest at Siena Hills
Edencrest at Siena Hills was very nice. The rooms had several styles. The ones we were looking at were in the memory care facility. They were studio apartments, brand new, and had ample closet spac... Read more
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