12 Memory Care Facilities near Cedar Rapids, IA

Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Cedar Rapids, IA

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The Keystones of Cedar Rapids

Provides: Memory Care
6325 Rockwell Dr NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
"I have visited The Keystones of Cedar Rapids. Their assisted living was fine, but their memory care was very depressing. I saw both assisted living and memory care. I was trying to get my husband..." More

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CountryHouse-Cedar Rapids

Provides: Memory Care
5710 Gibson Dr. NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52411
"My husband will be moving to CountryHouse - Cedar Rapids. We chose it because it's new, it's clean and they have sufficient staff. They have a nurse on duty, and they have a therapy therapist on..." More

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Cottage Grove Place

Provides: Memory Care
2115 1st Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
"We are a Life Care Community that offers all levels of care from Independent life style to long term care and skilled rehabilitation services." More

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Garnett Place Retirement Community

Provides: Memory Care
208 35th St. Dr. SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
"Garnett Place was back in a little wooded area, and they had an enclosed courtyard that's fenced in. There's a memory center on the lower level, so they had a safe place for them to be outside...." More

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The Views Senior Living of Cedar Rapids

Provides: Memory Care
3005 F Avenue NW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52405
"We toured The Views Senior Living of Cedar Rapids. I like that it is all on one floor. It was small. It was very clean, and it did not smell. I have nothing bad to say about it at all. The staff..." More

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Corridor Crossing Place

Provides: Memory Care
136 36th Ave. Southwest, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
"Corridor Crossing Place is a smaller community, and it had more of a small-town feel to it. It has been remodeled. You could tell from the new flooring, paints, and things like that. Several..." More

Stoney Point Meadows

Provides: Memory Care
1900 Stoney Point Road SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
"I toured Stoney Point Meadows this morning. It's new, and it's beautiful. It is absolutely beautiful, but it is a big place. The staff who toured me was very knowledgeable. Their staff have been..." More

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Bickford of Marion

Provides: Memory Care
1100 Linden Dr., Marion, IA 52302
"Bickford of Marion is a small place and it's like a family setting and I like that part. The staff who gave the orientation was very nice. Her name was Misty. She was very friendly, and she had a..." More

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The Villages at Marion

Provides: Memory Care
345 Marion Boulevard, Marion, IA 52302
"Nestled in a quiet corner of Marion, adjacent to Thomas Park The Villages at Marion offer a peaceful atmosphere for residents. Village Place, Independent Living Community, provides carefree..." More

The Views Senior Living Of Marion

Provides: Memory Care
720 Oakbrook Drive, Marion, IA 52302
"I went to The Views of Marion for my grandma. It has assisted living, memory care, and a nursing home, so it has everything. They had a patio. The facility was very nice, comfortable, updated, and..." More

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Emery Place Assisted Living & Memory ...

Provides: Memory Care
901 S. Mentzer Rd., Robins, IA 52328
"My father is living in Emery Place for two years now. They're really good there; we're happy with them. It's just a little far from where I live. We have decided to keep him there for now. He is..." More

Promise House

Provides: Memory Care
1320 Litchfield Drive, Hiawatha, IA 52233
"I went to The Promise House for my grandma. It was a good visit. The room was fine but the facility was dated. The staff member was awesome, she was great. They offer memory care." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Cedar Rapids

    Out of the 131,127 people who call Cedar Rapids, Iowa, home, approximately 13.8 percent of them are seniors age 65 or older. About 64,000 seniors in the state live with Alzheimer’s disease, and to care for those in the Cedar Rapids area, the city has five memory care facilities. One facility is located in the city and four more are in nearby communities.

    Memory care units in Cedar Rapids are housed within assisted living programs. These facilities are licensed and regulated by the Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals, Health Facilities Division to ensure they meet the required standards of care.

    • Iowa doesn’t impose a state income tax on Social Security payments. However, withdrawals from retirement accounts and pension payments are taxed, but they are only taxed at a portion of the state’s 6.12 percent income tax rate.
    • Seniors residing in a Cedar Rapids memory care facility and their loved ones may be concerned with personal safety because the city has an overall crime rate that’s higher than average. It’s 47 percent higher than the national average and 67 percent higher than the state average. Fortunately, memory care facilities are required to have extra security in place to keep seniors from venturing out on their own and this should provide a bit of extra protection for them as well.
    • The Cedar Rapids area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care, such as UnityPoint Health, Mercy Medical Center, and UnityPoint Health — St. Luke’s Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Cedar Rapids has four distinct seasons, which is ideal for seniors who enjoy nature’s beauty. The highest average monthly temperature in July is 73 degrees Fahrenheit, making it easy to partake in outdoor events and activities. However, the area is prone to cold winter weather, which could affect some seniors. Low temperatures in January dip down to 20 degrees Fahrenheit, and snow is possible.


    Paying for Memory Care in Cedar Rapids

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Iowa

    $6,205.00 Marshalltown
    $5,795.00 Galena
    $5,407.00 Cedar Rapids
    $5,062.00 US
    $4,985.00 Dubuque
    $4,955.00 Marion
    $4,926.00 Davenport
    $4,288.00 Muscatine

    Memory Care costs in Cedar Rapids start around $5,407 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,062 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Cedar Rapids 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 Cedar Rapids

    Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Iowa 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 Iowa page.


    Free Memory Care Resources in Cedar Rapids

    Cedar Rapids 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 Cedar Rapids, please visit our Memory Care in Iowa page.


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Cedar Rapids

    Cedar Rapids-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Iowa are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Iowa page for more information about these laws.

    Memory Care near Cedar Rapids, IA

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Cedar Rapids

    • Review of CountryHouse-Cedar Rapids

      My husband will be moving to CountryHouse - Cedar Rapids. We chose it because it's new, it's clean and they have sufficient staff. They have a nurse on duty, and they have a therapy therapist on du... Read more

      Judy
    • Review of The Views Senior Living of Cedar Rapids

      We toured The Views Senior Living of Cedar Rapids. I like that it is all on one floor. It was small. It was very clean, and it did not smell. I have nothing bad to say about it at all. The staff wh... Read more

      Judy
    • Review of Stoney Point Meadows

      I toured Stoney Point Meadows this morning. It's new, and it's beautiful. It is absolutely beautiful, but it is a big place. The staff who toured me was very knowledgeable. Their staff have been wi... Read more

      Judy
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