8 Memory Care Facilities near Merrillville, IN

3 Memory Care Facilities in Merrillville, IN


Towne Centre

Provides: Memory Care
7250 Arthur Blvd, Merrillville, IN 46410
"Be the center of attention at Towne Centre, where weekly socials, exercise programs, clubs and games let residents get the most out of life while experiencing the best in Independent Living and..." More


Journey Senior Living at Merrillville

Provides: Memory Care
7900 Rhode Island Street, Merrillville, IN 46410
"My husband is living at Journey Senior Living at Merrillville. I chose it because I wanted to be closer to him and I won't have to drive very far. It's very clean. We are happy with it. They take..." More

Spring Mill Health Campus

Provides: Memory Care
101 West 87th Avenue, Merrillville, IN 46410

5 Memory Care Facilities near Merrillville, IN

Caring Star 2014

Brentwood at Hobart

Provides: Memory Care
1420 Saint Marys Circle, Hobart, IN 46342
"Moving from one's home and choosing a senior living community can seem like a daunting task. That is until you find an exceptional community like Brentwood at Hobart, where a continuum of care from..." More


Clarendale of Schererville

Provides: Memory Care
7770 Burr St., Schererville, IN 46375
"Clarendale of Schererville is an all-new senior living community offering three lifestyle choices—independent living, assisted living, and memory care—all under one roof in a residential..." More


Bickford of Crown Point

Provides: Memory Care
140 E. 107th Ave, Crown Point, IN 46307
"Welcome to Bickford of Crown Point, one of Indiana's premier assisted living and memory care communities! Bickford of Crown Point is conveniently located on East 107th Avenue, so please, stop on by..." More

Caring Star 2019

Residences at Deer Creek

Provides: Memory Care
401 U.S. 30, Schererville, IN 46375
"I lived 400 miles from the facility but my brother and sister live local and had full responsibility for the care of our Dad. This was the 3rd place our Dad was at and, after several years, it..." More

Caring Star 2015

Rittenhouse Village at Portage

Provides: Memory Care
6235 Sterling Creek Rd, Portage, IN 46368

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What to Consider About Memory Care in Merrillville

There are approximately 110,000 Indiana residents in the 65+ age group who have Alzheimer’s disease, and some of them reside in Merrillville. Out of the 34,871 Merrillville residents, an estimated 14.7 percent are 65 and older. To accommodate seniors in Merrillville who need memory care, there are three facilities in the city and five located in nearby areas, such as Hobart and Schererville. In Merrillville and the rest of Indiana, residential care facilities (RCFs) that provide medication and nursing care are licensed by the Indiana State Department of Health

  • The cost of living in Merrillville is rated 91.7, which is lower than the U.S. average of 100 but higher than the Indiana state average of 87. Memory care facility costs and expenses including transportation and healthcare may be slightly higher in Merrillville than in other Indiana cities, such as Wabash.
  • Merrillville has a violent crime rate of 26.9, lower than the U.S. average of 31.1. Property crime is a bit higher, ranking at 49.6 compared to the national average of 38.1. Despite the slightly elevated property crime rate, memory care residents in Merrillville and their loved ones can enjoy peace of mind thanks to the strict security requirements of these facilities.
  • The air quality in Merrillville is ranked 68 out of 100, while the U.S. average comes in at 58. This makes Merrillville a good place to live for seniors with respiratory issues. The air quality data is derived from the EPA’s Air Toxics Assessment, which measures the risk of illness from airborne pollutants.
  • Merrillville is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as The Neurological Institute, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

Paying for Memory Care in Merrillville

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Indiana

$5,028.00 Valparaiso
$4,995.00 Schererville
$4,925.00 Hazel Crest
$4,781.00 US
$4,726.00 Tinley Park
$4,550.00 Merrillville
$3,782.00 South Holland
$3,400.00 Michigan City

Memory Care costs in Merrillville start around $4,550 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,781 per month.

It’s important to note that memory care rates in Merrillville 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 Merrillville

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 Merrillville

Merrillville and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living 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.

Memory Care Facilities in Merrillville

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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Merrillville

Merrillville-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Indiana are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Indiana page for more information about these laws.