11 Memory Care Facilities in Fort Wayne, IN

Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Fort Wayne, IN

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North Woods Village at Inverness Lakes

Provides: Memory Care
8075 Glencarin Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46804
"The staff at north woods village is wonderful, they all go above and beyond for the residents and their families. I visit quite a few facilities so I have a lot of places to compare and by far this..." More

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Georgetowne Place

Provides: Memory Care
1717 Maplecrest Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46815
"Grow socially at Georgetowne Place, where our residents stay active with weekly outings, water aerobics and exercise programs while enjoying some of the most desired amenities and services..." More

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Park Place Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
4411 Park Place Drive, Fort Wayne, IN 46845
" Welcome to Park Place Senior Living Park Place features a home-like setting for seniors who may need assistance with personal care and daily living activities. Seniors and their families use..." More

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Chapman Place

Provides: Memory Care
3110 E. Coliseum Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46805, Fo...
" Senior assisted living at Harbour Assisted Living of Fort Wayne offers residents the best of both worlds. All benefits of our senior living community are combined with a full spectrum of..." More

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The Hearth at Sycamore Village

Provides: Memory Care
611 W County Line Road S, Fort Wayne, IN 46814
"With several spacious apartment floor plans, outdoor amenities, and various social events, The Hearth at Sycamore Village is the premier senior living community. We believe that The Hearth at..." More

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Brookdale Fort Wayne

Provides: Memory Care
4730 E State Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46815
"We're very pleased with everything at Brookdale Fort Wayne. We don't have any complaints at this point. Everything looks good. We met with some of the staff and some of the residents in memory..." More

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Apple Ridge

Provides: Memory Care
3320 East State Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46805
"Experience life in a warm, inviting community at Apple Ridge, where day-to-day needs are taken care of so you can sit back and enjoy the surroundings. Our Assisted Living and Memory Care community..." More

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Elevate Fort Wayne Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
3420 East State Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46805
"The staff was friendly and helpful, the care provided for my father was wonderful" More

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BrightStar Senior Living of Fort Wayne

Provides: Memory Care
11430 Coldwater Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46845
"I am the elder brother of Your resident, Tom Feely at your Ft. Wayne location, on Coldwater. I recently visited him and was totally impressed with your staff and the care that TOM is receiving. ..." More

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Coventry Meadows

Provides: Memory Care
7833 W. Jefferson Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46804
" Coventry Meadows is a senior care community for people who need assistance to get the most out of their lives—whether just for a short period of time or an extended stay. Operated by American..." More

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Noble Senior Living at Fort Wayne

Provides: Memory Care
300 E. Washington Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46802
"Noble Senior Living at Fort Wayne is an assisted living and memory care community conveniently located in downtown Fort Wayne, Indiana, on the corner of East Washington and Lafayette streets. Our..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Fort Wayne

    Fort Wayne, which has over 265,000 people and a senior community that makes up 13 percent of the population, is located in the heart of Indiana — a state where about 110,000 residents have Alzheimer's disease. The city offers an array of programs for those with dementia, including the Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation Department’s Unwind Your Mind program, which provides classes and activities for those in the early stages of dementia. In addition to this, the city has eight memory care facilities.

    In Fort Wayne, as in the rest of Indiana, memory care facilities may also be called dementia special care units or SCUs. Some of these facilities occupy their own building while others are situated within assisted living communities that are equipped to care for seniors with dementia. 

    • Fort Wayne is an affordable place for seniors, with a cost of living that is roughly 17 percent below the national average. Seniors can expect to spend about 20 percent less on health care expenses in this city than they would elsewhere in the country, which may help them more easily afford necessary medical care.

    • Fort Wayne's climate is typical of central Indiana, with hot, humid summers and cold, windy winters. The region is partly cloudy year-round, and the temperature ranges from 19 degrees Fahrenheit to 84 degrees Fahrenheit.
       
    • Fort Wayne's property crime rate is relatively high, rating 47.3 on a scale of 1 to 100, with 100 representing high crime. However, its rate of violent crime, which is 27.1, is lower than regional, state and national averages. This may provide peace of mind for families helping their loved ones transition to a memory care facility in this area. 

    • While all Social Security benefits are exempt from Indiana's state income tax, seniors do pay income tax on income they receive from other retirement income. 


    Paying for Memory Care in Fort Wayne

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Indiana

    $6,000.00 Goshen
    $5,850.00 Logansport
    $5,070.00 Elkhart
    $5,050.00 Mishawaka
    $4,957.00 US
    $4,680.00 Muncie
    $4,507.00 Fort Wayne
    $4,435.00 Kokomo

    Memory Care costs in Fort Wayne start around $4,507 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,957 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Fort Wayne 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 Fort Wayne

    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 Fort Wayne

    Fort Wayne 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 Fort Wayne, please visit our Memory Care in Indiana page.


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Fort Wayne

    Fort Wayne-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.

    Memory Care near Fort Wayne, IN

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Fort Wayne

    • Review of North Woods Village at Inverness Lakes

      North Woods is doing a good job taking care of our loved one. I know the staff has to be able to recognize the behavior changes in people as they regress back to a child. This to me would be a job ... Read more

      seemore
    • Review of North Woods Village at Inverness Lakes

      Clean, friendly, appears to have enough staff. Rooms are fairly large, appear in good shape. Staff does appear caring, although a little frazzled at times. Read more

      aldactone
    • Review of North Woods Village at Inverness Lakes

      The staff at north woods village is wonderful, they all go above and beyond for the residents and their families. I visit quite a few facilities so I have a lot of places to compare and by far this... Read more

      ajordan6
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