8 Memory Care Facilities near Elizabethtown, KY

Top 5 Memory Care Facilities in Elizabethtown, KY

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Bluegrass Assisted Living - Elizabeth...

Provides: Memory Care
1108 Regency Way, Elizabethtown, KY 42701
"My mom has moved into Bluegrass. She has a private room with a bed, a chair, and her own bathroom, so that's good. They do activities, exercise with their legs while sitting down, and have church..." More

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Atria Elizabethtown

Provides: Memory Care
133 Heartland Drive, Elizabethtown, KY 42701
"At Atria Elizabethtown, you'll find quiet, enjoyable senior living with excellent service from a dedicated staff. Nestled beside Freeman Lake, Atria Elizabethtown is your front-row seat to..." More

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Willow Creek Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
108 Diecks Drive, Elizabethtown, KY 42701
"I took my mother and we toured Willow Creek Senior Living once, but she wasn't particularly impressed. It's the more affordable but also older piece of property. Their common areas are rooms that..." More
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RobinBrooke Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
201 Harmony Way, Elizabethtown, KY 42701
"RobinBrooke Senior Living of Elizabethtown, KY is set amidst the rolling hills of RobinBrooke Farms and offers the perfect home for seniors who are looking for Independent Living, Assisted Living,..." More

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Symphony at Valley Farms

Provides: Memory Care
10201 Valley Farms, Louisville, KY 40272
"At Symphony at Valley Farms, we are setting the standard for personal care and memory care in a community setting. Our focus is on your quality of life, so you can enjoy each day - your own way...." More

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Elmcroft of Mount Washington

Provides: Memory Care
520 Woodlake Dr., Mount Washington, KY 40047
"Elmcroft of Mount Washington, a Kentucky assisted living and memory care community offers accommodations for those who may require assistance in their daily living activities. It is staffed 24..." More

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Heartsong Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
9260 Stonestreet Rd, Louisville, KY 40272
"My husband is doing fine at Heartsong Memory Care. The place is beautiful. The staff is good to them. They love him, and they take good care of him. Most of the residents lay in their room, and..." More

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Bluegrass Assisted Living - Bardstown

Provides: Memory Care
107 Thruway Drive, Bardstown, KY 40004
"Established in September 2001, Bluegrass Assisted Living and Memory Care in Bardstown is dedicated to providing programs, activities and amenities that focus on independence, encouraging..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Elizabethtown

    Elizabethtown, Kentucky, has a population of just 30,000, and more than 13 percent of the city's residents are aged 65 and older. For those Elizabethtown seniors who have Alzheimer's disease or another form of dementia, and are in need of a memory care facility, they can select from four in the city and another four nearby. The memory care facilities, which fall in the category of assisted living communities in Kentucky, are regulated by the state's Department of Aging and Independent Living. These facilities focus their services on seniors with dementia and memory-related disorders. According to the Alzheimer's Association, about 71,000 Kentucky seniors live with Alzheimer's disease. Finding a memory care facility in Elizabethtown can prove beneficial for this population.

    • Cost of living in Elizabethtown is lower than the national average. On a scale where 100 represents the U.S. average, Elizabethtown comes in at 89.6. Better yet, housing and health care expenses rank as the most inexpensive categories. Seniors can expect to pay around the national average for a memory care facility in Elizabethtown.
    • Elizabethtown features a wide range of weather conditions throughout the year. In the winter, temperatures plummet to lows in the 20s, and the area sees modest snowfall every year. Summer temperatures rise to the upper 80s. The area also sees more rain than the U.S. average, with annual precipitation totaling about 48 inches.
    • Seniors living in Kentucky can enjoy some tax benefits. Social security income is not taxed in the state, so seniors can choose to use that extra money to put toward memory care facility expenses.
    • Elizabethtown's violent crime rates are comparable to the national average. On a scale where one is the safest and 100 is the most dangerous, violent crime in Elizabethtown comes in at 33.9. Property crime rates, which include burglary and motor vehicle theft, are higher, ranking at 49.5. As a result, seniors and their families touring memory care facilities may want to inquire about safety measures, such as alarm systems and exterior lighting, at each facility.


    Paying for Memory Care in Elizabethtown

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Kentucky

    $5,478.00 Lexington
    $5,050.00 Georgetown
    $4,974.00 US
    $4,911.00 Louisville
    $4,564.00 Bowling Green
    $4,275.00 Frankfort
    $3,930.00 Hanover
    $3,610.00 Elizabethtown

    Memory Care costs in Elizabethtown start around $3,610 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 Elizabethtown 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 Elizabethtown

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


    Free Memory Care Resources in Elizabethtown

    Elizabethtown 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 Elizabethtown, please visit our Memory Care in Kentucky page.


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Elizabethtown

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

    Memory Care near Elizabethtown, KY

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Elizabethtown

    • Review of Willow Creek Senior Living

      I took my mother and we toured Willow Creek Senior Living once, but she wasn't particularly impressed. It's the more affordable but also older piece of property. Their common areas are rooms that a... Read more

      AnonymousJA918
    • Review of Bluegrass Assisted Living - Elizabethtown

      My mom has moved into Bluegrass. She has a private room with a bed, a chair, and her own bathroom, so that's good. They do activities, exercise with their legs while sitting down, and have church o... Read more

      Danny
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