7 Memory Care Facilities near LaPorte, IN

1 Memory Care Facility in LaPorte, IN

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Brentwood at LaPorte

Provides: Memory Care
2002 Andrew Avenue, LaPorte, IN 46350
"Brentwood at LaPorte's community has been very helpful and attentive to my father. He seems to have taken a little bit of time to settle in, but they're very proactive in trying to get him..." More

6 Memory Care Facilities near LaPorte, IN

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Residences at Coffee Creek

Provides: Memory Care
2300 Village Point, Chesterton, IN 46304
"Residence at Coffee Creek is so caring and honest. They have done a wonderful job taking care of my grandmother. As someone who knows about geriatric care I highly recommend them for memory care." More

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Brookdale Valparaiso

Provides: Memory Care
2501 Valparasio Street, Valparaiso, IN 46383
"Very nice facility, staff is wonderful. Lots of activities planned for residents. The only down side that i see is that it is self pay they don't except medicaid , medicare or social security,..." More

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Journey Senior Living of Valparaiso

Provides: Memory Care
74 E Journey Way, Valparaiso, IN 46383
"Journey Senior Living of Valparaiso, IN offers, Assisted Living and Memory Care services to the senior citizens of Valparaiso and surrounding areas. Whether you need just a little bit of help with..." More

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Trail Creek Place

Provides: Memory Care
1300 East Coolspring Avenue, Michigan City, IN ...
"Trail Creek Place was very welcoming and homey. My issue with it is cost and that there were very few males and a lot of women. The staff was very friendly and the rooms were more like home, not..." More

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Rittenhouse Village at Michigan City

Provides: Memory Care
4300 Cleveland Ave, Michigan City, IN 46360
"Rittenhouse Village is a little crowded and doesn't feel as homey as the other place I went to. I visited the memory care, but their rooms were very small and hospital-like, not homey. Their..." More

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Avalon Springs Health Campus

Provides: Memory Care
2400 Silhavy Road, Valparaiso, IN 46383
"Avalon Springs Health Campus is located near the heart of downtown Valparaiso, IN; a town known for its unique restaurants, plentiful shopping, and its supportive and friendly community. Voted one..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Laporte

    La Porte, Indiana, is a city of about 22,000 people, nearly 18 percent of whom are seniors. In Indiana, it's estimated that as many as 110,000 Hoosiers have Alzheimer's disease, which is primarily diagnosed in those who are 65 and over. La Porte families who have been affected by Alzheimer's and dementia can find informational resources and support groups through the Alzheimer's and Dementia Services of Northern Indiana.

    In addition to local support groups, La Porte is home to one memory care facility, and there are six more in nearby cities, including Valparaiso and Michigan City. These facilities are officially called dementia special care units and are located within assisted living facilities or in their own independent building.

    • Summers in La Porte are warm and humid with highs in the low-80s, and winters are chilly with lows in the teens. The city gets 61 inches of snow annually, which may impede travel for families visiting their loved ones in memory care.
    • The American Lung Association gave LaPorte County a D for ozone pollution and a B for short-term particle pollution. This is an important consideration for families whose senior loved one has a respiratory or cardiovascular condition. 
    • While La Porte seniors do not pay state income tax on their Social Security benefits, Indiana does tax income from retirement accounts and public and private pensions. This may impact how much money can be put toward memory care expenses.
    • While the rate of property crime in La Porte is quite a bit higher than the nationwide average, the violent crime rate is notably lower. This may provide peace of mind for families moving their loved one to memory care in this city. 


    Paying for Memory Care in Laporte

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Indiana

    $5,710.00 Hobart
    $5,625.00 Granger
    $5,095.00 Valparaiso
    $4,855.00 US
    $4,575.00 Mishawaka
    $4,550.00 Merrillville
    $3,485.00 Laporte
    $3,400.00 Michigan City

    Memory Care costs in LaPorte start around $3,485 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,855 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in LaPorte 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 Laporte

    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 Laporte

    Laporte 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 Laporte, please visit our Memory Care in Indiana page.

    Directory of Winners in the Laporte Area


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Laporte

    Laporte-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 LaPorte, IN

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in LaPorte

    • Review of Brentwood at LaPorte

      Brentwood at LaPorte's community has been very helpful and attentive to my father. He seems to have taken a little bit of time to settle in, but they're very proactive in trying to get him involved... Read more

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