13 Memory Care Facilities near Fishers, IN
There are 13 Memory Care Facilities in the Fishers area, with 5 in Fishers and 8 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Fishers is $4,750 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,800. Cheaper nearby regions include Noblesville with an average starting cost of $4,635.
To help you with your search, browse the 14 reviews below for memory care facilities in Fishers. On average, consumers rate memory care in Fishers 4.0 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Carmel with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 7 families in Fishers find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Fishers, call (855) 863-8283.
5 Memory Care Facilities in Fishers, IN
8 Memory Care Facilities near Fishers, IN
What to Consider About Memory Care in Fishers
The sprawling city of Fishers is located in central Indiana, a state where the Alzheimer's Association estimates that roughly 110,000 people live with Alzheimer's disease. Fishers has a population of nearly 92,000 residents and a senior community of over 6,000 members. To support seniors who have Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia, the city has five memory care facilities. Families who are looking for more options will find an additional 24 facilities nearby.
In the Fishers area, as in all of the state, memory care facilities may be housed in assisted living facilities or have their own freestanding facility. The official term for memory care facilities is dementia special care units, and they are licensed and monitored by the Family and Social Services Agency Division of Aging.
- Fishers is a relatively safe city with low violent crime and property crime rates. This may appeal to families who are placing their loved one in a memory care facility in this city.
- Fishers' cost of living is a little higher than the U.S. average, and health care expenses in this city are about 14 percent higher here than they are elsewhere in the nation. This may be a consideration for seniors who are on a tight budget while managing a chronic condition like dementia.
- The Fishers area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as IU Health Saxony Hospital and St. Vincent Fishers, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- While Hoosier seniors do not pay income tax on Social Security income, they are taxed on other types of retirement income. This may affect how much money can be put toward memory care expenses.
Paying for Memory Care in Fishers
Average Monthly Costs
Cities in Indiana
Memory Care costs in Fishers start around $4,750 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,939 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Fishers 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 Fishers
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 Fishers
Fishers 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 Fishers, please visit our Memory Care in Indiana page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Fishers
Fishers-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.
Other Options in Fishers, IN
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Fishers
Review of Meadow Brook Senior Living
My mother is a resident at Meadow Brook. In researching memory care units we chose them because it had the most number of patients in a more reasonably small sized area. They have had a high patien... Read more
Review of The Hearth at Windermere
The person that I was supposed to meet at The Hearth at Windermere wasn't able to be there. They had somebody else for me, and it was a quick tour. They had options available for the rooms. There w... Read more
Review of The Hearth at Windermere
The Hearth at Windermere was very nice, adequate, and met our needs. The cost was a little high, but it's reasonable. The rooms were good sized. They have an outdoor space, religious services, and ... Read more