13 Memory Care Facilities near Meridian, ID
Also serving communities of Eagle, Kuna.
There are 13 Memory Care Facilities in the Meridian area, with 7 in Meridian and 6 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Meridian is $3,600 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,860.
To help you with your search, browse the 15 reviews below for memory care facilities in Meridian. On average, consumers rate memory care in Meridian 4.7 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Boise with an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped thousands of families find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Meridian, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Meridian, ID
What to Consider About Memory Care in Meridian
In a city like Meridian, Idaho, where 12 percent of residents are aged 65 and up, there's a strong need for memory care to support those with dementia disorders such as Alzheimer's disease. An estimated 25,000 seniors in Idaho require such care, and in Meridian, seniors can choose from four memory care facilities. An additional seven memory care facilities are located nearby in cities such as Boise and Caldwell.
Some memory care facilities may also provide basic assisted living services to seniors who don't have dementia but still require help with day-to-day activities. Regardless of the level of care provided, these facilities are officially known as residential care facilities throughout Idaho and are subject to very similar rules and regulations.
- The American Lung Association has given the air in Meridian and throughout Ada County a passing grade. The air quality poses minimal risks to vulnerable residents, including those 65 and over and those who have respiratory or cardiovascular disease.
- Meridian's low crime rates make it safer than 44 percent of U.S. cities. Even so, it's always wise for seniors and their families to inquire about security measures when touring memory care facilities to ensure that residents' safety is put first.
- The Meridian area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those that specialize in brain health and dementia care, such as St. Luke's Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Social security benefits aren't taxed in Idaho, and other forms of retirement income are taxed at reasonably low rates when compared with other U.S. states. For seniors who may have a tight budget to pay for memory care, this is an important consideration.
Paying for Memory Care in Meridian
Average Monthly Costs
Cities in Idaho
Memory Care costs in Meridian start around $3,600 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,999 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Meridian 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 Meridian
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Idaho 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 Idaho page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Meridian
Meridian 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 Meridian, please visit our Memory Care in Idaho page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Meridian
Meridian-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Idaho are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Idaho page for more information about these laws.
Other Options in Meridian, ID
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Meridian
Review of Grace Assisted Living - Fairview Lakes
My mother-in-law is now a resident of Grace Assisted Living. They have memory care, which is what we needed. It's very good. They're very caring people. They made it super easy. My mother-in-law is... Read more
Review of Harmony Hills Assisted Living
My mother-in-law is a resident of the memory care level of Harmony Hills, and its very different from the assisted living community. So far, everything has been absolutely wonderful. The staff is ... Read more
Review of Grace Assisted Living - Fairview Lakes
Grace Assisted Living is a fine facility, and my father has already moved in. The rooms are very nice. The staff is very good, and there are lots of activities like entertainment, crafts, and they ... Read more