Memory Care Facilities in Logansport, IN
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The average cost of memory care in Logansport is $5,850 per month. This is higher than the national median of $5,500. Cheaper rated regions include Monticello with an average starting cost of 4,530.
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What to Consider About Memory Care in Logansport
Logansport is served by the Alzheimer's Association Greater Indiana Chapter, which provides informational resources and care and support for the 110,000 Hoosier seniors affected by Alzheimer's disease. In Logansport, the senior population comprises more than 14 percent of the city's 18,000-person population.
The city of Logansport is home to one memory care facility. This facility, as is the case with many Indiana memory care facilities, is located within an assisted living facility that makes special accommodations to serve residents with dementia. Memory care facilities in Indiana are officially known as dementia special care units and are monitored by the Family and Social Services Agency Division of Aging.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Memory Care in Logansport
Summers in Logansport are warm and rainy with highs in the low-80s, which may appeal to seniors who are sensitive to heat. Winters are chilly with lows near 20. Families touring local memory care facilities should ask staff what measures are taken to keep residents indoors during extreme cold.
- Logansport is a very affordable city, with overall living costs nearly 30 percent below the national median and healthcare costs about 20 percent below the average costs of the nation as a whole. This may make it more affordable for seniors and families on a tight budget to afford costs associated with managing a chronic condition like dementia.
- Logansport seniors pay state income tax on all types or retirement income except Social Security benefits. This may affect how much money can be put toward memory care.
- While the property crime rate in Logansport is significantly higher than the national average, the city's violent crime rate is on par with the national median. Families touring memory care facilities should inquire about how facilities keep residents' belongings safe.
Paying for Memory Care in Logansport
Memory Care costs in Logansport start around $5,850 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,743 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Logansport 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.
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Financial Assistance for Memory Care in Logansport
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 Logansport
Logansport 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 Logansport, please visit our Memory Care in Indiana page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Logansport
Logansport-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.