9 Memory Care Facilities near Merrillville, IN

Top 5 Memory Care Facilities in Merrillville, IN

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Journey Senior Living at Merrillville

Provides: Memory Care
7900 Rhode Island Street, Merrillville, IN 46410
"Journey Senior Living at Merrillville was a very small facility. The staff was very friendly. The residents can go into the kitchen and have somebody get them something at almost any time. The..." More

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Towne Centre

Provides: Memory Care
7250 Arthur Blvd, Merrillville, IN 46410
"Apartment Amenities Towne Centre Living offers a number of studio, one- and two-bedroom apartment homes with amenities that center around resident's desires. Kitchens with full size appliances..." More

Spring Mill Health Campus

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

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Caring Star 2020

Residences at Deer Creek

Provides: Memory Care
401 U.S. 30, Schererville, IN 46375
"The process of putting by Dad in Memory Care went so smoothly. They care about my Dad as a person! They give him love and care for him like he was their Dad. I can't say enough of happy we are with..." More

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Caring Star 2014

Brentwood at Hobart

Provides: Memory Care
1420 Saint Marys Circle, Hobart, IN 46342
"My husband has moved into Brentwood at Hobart. We really like it a lot. Everybody is really happy with the care he is getting here. We think they're doing a good job. He is happy, healthy and..." More

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Clarendale of Schererville

Provides: Memory Care
7770 Burr St., Schererville, IN 46375
"My mother moved into Clarendale of Schererville. I'm pleased with it, but she's not, and she wants to come home. The one thing I really don't like is that there's no visitation on Sunday, and I..." More

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Bickford of Crown Point

Provides: Memory Care
140 E. 107th Ave, Crown Point, IN 46307
"I did an in-person tour of Bickford of Crown Point and it was very good. That was a very nice one. I like that one. She showed me the memory care at the other end. We didn't do anything, just went..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Rittenhouse Village at Portage

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

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St. Anthony Village

Provides: Memory Care
203 W. Franciscan Drive, Crown Point, IN 46307
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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

    $5,710.00 Hobart
    $5,697.00 Schererville
    $5,000.00 Valparaiso
    $4,974.00 US
    $4,890.00 Lowell
    $4,500.00 South Holland
    $4,173.00 Crown Point
    $3,600.00 Merrillville

    Memory Care costs in Merrillville start around $3,600 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,974 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 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 Merrillville, please visit our Memory Care in Indiana page.

    Directory of Winners in the Merrillville Area

    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Merrillville

    Merrillville-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 Merrillville, IN

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Merrillville

    • Review of Journey Senior Living at Merrillville

      My mother has moved into Journey Senior Living at Merrillville. So far, so good. I like the price and the facilities. The facilities are modern and nice. They seem to be well equipped. The dining a... Read more

    • Review of Journey Senior Living at Merrillville

      My husband stayed at Journey Senior Living at Merrillville for three weeks. The staff was wonderful and went above and beyond. His room was nice and big. He did good there. The food was great, and ... Read more

    • Review of Journey Senior Living at Merrillville

      Journey Senior Living at Merrillville was a very small facility. The staff was very friendly. The residents can go into the kitchen and have somebody get them something at almost any time. The room... Read more

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