2 Memory Care Facilities in Clark County, IN
The average cost of memory care in Clark County is $5,032 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,860. Cheaper nearby regions include Jefferson County with an average starting cost of $4,813.
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2 Memory Care Facilities in Clark County, IN
What to Consider About Memory Care in Clark County
Clark County is located along the Ohio River in the southern region of Indiana and is home to about 117,000 residents, including a large senior community that makes up about 15 percent of the population. In this county, it's projected that about 11.5 percent of seniors receiving Medicare benefits have Alzheimer's disease or dementia, which is roughly on par with the national average.
Clark County has two memory care facilities, including one in Jeffersonville and one in Sellersburg. In this region, memory care facilities are officially known as dementia special care units and are generally located in assisted living facilities or nursing homes.
- Ozone pollution, which may also be referred to as "smog," is rated an F in Clark County by the American Lung Association. Short-term particle pollution levels are considerably lower, earning a B, and the county received a passing score for annual particle pollution. Because ozone pollution can worsen the symptoms of conditions like COPD and asthma, this may be a consideration for some families researching memory care services.
- Clark County seniors do not pay state income tax on their Social Security benefits, but all other forms of retirement income, including pensions and withdrawals from retirement savings accounts, are fully taxable. This may affect the memory care budget.
- The overall cost of living in Clark County is about 10 percent below the U.S. average, and healthcare expenses are about 15 percent lower here than they are in the nation as a whole. Families who are seeking affordable memory care services may find Clark County to be a good option.
- Summers in Clark County are warm with highs in the high-80s, which is on par with the national average. Winters are chilly with lows in the low-20s, and the region receives about 11 inches of snow annually, which may make seasonal travel easy for those visiting loved ones in memory care here.
Paying for Memory Care in Clark County
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Clark County start around $5,032 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,974 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Clark County 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 Clark County
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Indiana 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 Indiana page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Clark County
Clark County 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 Clark County, please visit our Memory Care in Indiana page.
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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Clark County
Clark County-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Indiana are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Indiana page for more information about these laws.
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Review of Traditions at Hunter Station
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