7 Memory Care Facilities in Johnson County, IN
The average cost of memory care in Johnson County is $4,748 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,900. Cheaper nearby regions include Marion County with an average starting cost of $4,617.
To help you with your search, browse the 3 reviews below for memory care facilities in Johnson County. On average, consumers rate memory care in Johnson County 3.7 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Bartholomew County with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.
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Top 5 Memory Care Facilities in Johnson County, IN
What to Consider About Memory Care in Johnson County
Johnson County, which is located near the state capital city of Indianapolis, has about 154,000 people and a senior community that comprises a little over 14 percent of the population. In this county, roughly one in 10 seniors who are enrolled in Medicare are living with Alzheimer's disease or dementia.
There are five memory care facilities in Johnson County, including four in the city of Greenwood and one in Franklin. The official licensure term for memory care facilities is dementia special care units. DCUs may be located in their own dedicated buildings or within assisted living facilities or nursing homes that specialize in dementia care.
- According to data gathered by the American Lung Association, the ozone pollution level in Johnson County is very low, with the county receiving an "A" grade for this type of pollution. The county's clean air may benefit seniors with respiratory conditions or cardiovascular disease.
- In Johnson County seniors pay state income tax on all types of retirement income except for Social Security benefits, which are completely exempt. This may affect how much money can be put toward memory care expenses here.
- The July high in Johnson County is 85 degrees, which is roughly the same as the U.S. average, and January lows are around 18 degrees, which is a few degrees lower than the national average. In spite of its cooler winter temperatures, the county receives just 18 inches of snow annually, which may be good for seniors with mobility challenges.
- The overall cost of living in Johnson County is high compared to the state average, coming in at about 7 percent higher than the Indiana median. However, living costs are about 5 percent lower than the U.S. average, making the county a relatively affordable option for families seeking cost-effective memory care.
Paying for Memory Care in Johnson County
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Memory Care costs in Johnson County start around $4,874 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,048 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Johnson 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 Johnson 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 Johnson County
Johnson 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 Johnson County, please visit our Memory Care in Indiana page.
Directory of Winners in the Johnson County Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Johnson County
Johnson 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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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Johnson County
Review of Bickford of Greenwood
We are thinking of choosing Bickford of Greenwood for my dad because of the location and the cost. It is high-caliber care, but it has a great staff-to-resident ratio; they have more staff than act... Read more
Review of Demaree Crossing
I am a family member of a past resident. I am so disappointed in the experience we had on all levels. The rooms were not clean. I know of at least a three week period that nothing was done as fa... Read more
Review of Demaree Crossing
Demaree Crossing is an excellent facility. It's beautifully decorated and the nurses are attentive. My mother says the food is good. The rooms are nice. She's in a studio by herself, and it's small... Read more