17 Memory Care Facilities near Norwalk, CT

3 Memory Care Facilities in Norwalk, CT

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Bridges by EPOCH at Norwalk

Provides: Memory Care
123 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06854
"Bridges by EPOCH at Norwalk is very nice. The staff is very caring and everything works out very nicely. The size of our aunt's room is nice, the layout is wonderful and it's convenient to all the..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Maplewood at Strawberry Hill

Provides: Memory Care
73 Strawberry Hill Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06855
"Maplewood at Strawberry Hill has much to offer residents and families - from the welcoming, sun-filled lobby to the al fresco dining area. Thoughtfully laid-out apartments designed specifically for..." More

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Brightview on New Canaan

Provides: Memory Care
162 New Canaan Ave., Norwalk, CT 06850
"When you choose an assisted living community, you want it to feel like a home. And that’s what you’ll find at Brightview on New Canaan, along with no large entrance fee. Our vibrant assisted living..." More

14 Memory Care Facilities near Norwalk, CT

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Atria Stamford

Provides: Memory Care
77 Third Street , Stamford, CT 06905
"Atria Stamford is more of an open place, but they do have a memory care section, which is very good. If I had to pick a place, Atria Stamford is probably one that I would pick for myself. I brought..." More

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Sunrise of Stamford

Provides: Memory Care
251 Turn of River Road, Stamford, CT 06905
"Close to the Merritt Parkway Exit 35, Sunrise of Stamford is set in a suburban area with beautiful landscaping and greenery, near the city of Stamford. We pride ourselves in our warmth and..." More

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Caring Star 2014

Middlebrook Farms at Trumbull

Provides: Memory Care
2750 Reservoir Ave, Trumbull, CT 06611
"Middlebrook Farms at Trumbull is fine in all aspects. It's attractive and fabulous. I give the workers a compliment every time I see them. They are doing a wonderful job. The staff is warm and..." More

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The Greens at Cannondale

Provides: Memory Care
435 Danbury Rd, Wilton, CT 06897
"Nestled in the very heart of Fairfield County, The Greens at Cannondale is the area’s premier Assisted Living and Memory Care community. For over 15 years we have been providing our residents..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Brookdale Wilton

Provides: Memory Care
96 Danbury Road, Wilton, CT 06897
"Brookdale Wilton provides our residents with lifestyles, housing, and services in comfortable surroundings combined with exceptional amenities, programs, and care. Through Brookdale's signature..." More

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Maplewood at Darien

Provides: Memory Care
599 Boston Post Road, Darien, CT 06820
"Maplewood at Darien has much to offer residents and families - from the stunning, light-drenched two-story atrium to the ultra-attentive concierge service and four-star spa. Thoughtfully laid-out..." More

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Bridges by EPOCH at Trumbull

Provides: Memory Care
2415 Reservoir Avenue, Trumbull, CT 06611
"My mother is at Bridges. The staff seems very involved, they know all the clients' first names. I think they have a total of 72 beds, so it's a smaller community. It's a pretty new facility, just..." More

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Brighton Gardens of Stamford

Provides: Memory Care
59 Roxbury Road, Stamford, CT 06902
"Brighton Gardens is not the fanciest place, but I think they take the best care of the patients. My wife has been there for a while now, and she is doing well. They may not have as many activities..." More

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Maplewood at Southport

Provides: Memory Care
917 Mill Hill Terrace, Southport, CT 06890
"Opening Summer 2019 Leasing Gallery open 7 days a week. Now accepting reservations for residency. Visit us at 1720 Post Rd. Fairfield, CT. Maplewood at Southport boasts a full suite of..." More

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Atria Ridgefield (Now Pre-Leasing)

Provides: Memory Care
55 Old Quarry Road, Ridgefield, CT 06877
"Now Pre-Leasing For more than 20 years, Atria Senior Living has offered Fairfield County families vibrant communities where opportunities to stay active, eat well, connect with neighbors and..." More

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Sunrise of Wilton

Provides: Memory Care
211 Danbury Rd., Wilton, CT 06897
"Opening Late 2019 Located in western Connecticut’s beautiful Norwalk River Valley, just 55 miles from New York City, Sunrise of Wilton provides the very best in personalized care and..." More

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Sunrise of Fairfield

Provides: Memory Care
1571 Stratfield Rd., Fairfield, CT 06825
"Opening Late 2019 Nestled in a residential neighborhood of charming Fairfield County, Connecticut, Sunrise of Fairfield provides the very best in personalized care and services—including..." More

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Sturges Ridge of Fairfield

Provides: Memory Care
448 Mill Plain Road, Fairfield, CT 06824
"Benchmark Senior Living at Sturges Ridge of Fairfield in Fairfield, CT is an assisted living community choice for older adults who value their independence but need assistance with daily life..." More

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Edgehill

Provides: Memory Care
122 Palmers Hill Road, Stamford, CT 06902
"Edgehill is the perfect blend of countryside beauty and rich cultural life. Our lush, park-like campus is located in the heart of Lower Fairfield Country, where you will enjoy elegant and Community..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Norwalk

    Situated on the northern shore of Long Island Sound, Norwalk, Connecticut, is a city of more than 89,000. Roughly 14.2 percent of Norwalk residents are age 65 and older, and some are part of the state's more than 75,000 seniors who have Alzheimer's disease. In the Norwalk area, more than a dozen memory care facilities are available to serve people in need of care for dementia other cognitive impairments. There are three memory care facilities, or Alzheimer's Special Care Units (SCUs), as they're known as in Connecticut, located within Norwalk itself, and an additional 10 in surrounding communities. All are licensed by the state's Department of Public Health.

    • On a scale of one to 100, with 100 the highest, the rates of violent crime and property crime in Norwalk score a 29.5 and 32.3 respectively, lower than the corresponding U.S. national averages of 31.1 and 38.1. In fact, the Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk metropolitan area is ranked as the second-safest midsized metropolitan area in America. This fact may provide peace of mind for families with a loved one living in a memory care facility in the area.
    • At a score of 149.5, the cost of living in Norwalk exceeds both the state average of 118 and the U.S. national average of 100. High housing costs are the largest contributing factor, coming in at 113 percent of the national average. Families should keep this in mind when budgeting for memory care.
    • Norwalk is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care, such as Norwalk Hospital, home to an award-winning neurology and stroke center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Compared with other cities across the state of Connecticut, Norwalk has a more temperate climate. Overall, the Norwalk area scores a 51 out of a possible 100 on Sperling's Comfort Index, but winter temperatures can drop into the low 20s, and the amount of snowfall averages 33 inches per year. Families may want to consult with prospective memory care facilities to ensure they have proper measures in place to keep residents safe during the winter months.


    Paying for Memory Care in Norwalk

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Connecticut

    $9,450.00 Greenwich
    $9,000.00 Darien
    $8,625.00 Ridgefield
    $8,315.00 Norwalk
    $8,020.00 Fairfield
    $6,650.00 Wilton
    $4,869.00 US
    $4,819.00 Stamford

    Memory Care costs in Norwalk start around $8,315 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,869 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Norwalk and the surrounding suburbs can vary widely based on factors such as location, the level of care needed, apartment size and the types of amenities offered at each community.

    Financial Assistance for Memory Care in Norwalk

    Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Connecticut page.

    More Ways to Pay for Memory Care

    While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for memory care, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance memory care costs include:

    • Veterans Benefits
    • Life Insurance Policy
    • Long-Term Care Insurance
    • Reverse Mortgage

    For more information about different ways to finance memory care, visit our Memory Care in Connecticut page.


    Free Memory Care Resources in Norwalk

    Norwalk and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in a memory care community. These organizations can also provide assistance in a number of other eldercare services such as geriatric care management, elder law advice, estate planning, finding home care and health and wellness programs.

    To see a list of free memory care resources in Norwalk, please visit our Memory Care in Connecticut page.

    Directory of Winners in the Norwalk Area


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Norwalk

    Norwalk-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Connecticut are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Connecticut page for more information about these laws.

    Memory Care near Norwalk, CT

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Norwalk

    • Review of Bridges by EPOCH at Norwalk

      Bridges by EPOCH at Norwalk is very nice. The staff is very caring and everything works out very nicely. The size of our aunt's room is nice, the layout is wonderful and it's convenient to all the ... Read more

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