6 Memory Care Facilities in Hardin County, KY

Top 5 Memory Care Facilities in Hardin County, KY

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Vitality Living Elizabethtown

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

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Bluegrass Assisted Living - Elizabeth...

Provides: Memory Care
1108 Regency Way, Elizabethtown, KY 42701
"My mother-in-law moved into Bluegrass Assisted Living - Elizabethtown. They seem to be good with her and in working with her. She said the food was good. They have a beauty salon, an exercise room,..." 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
"I had my mom in Robin Brooke Senior Living, and I would highly recommend anyone to go to Robin Brooke. It is the best. They have the best people there, the best care. The food's good. They..." More

Tender Touch Heart and Home

Provides: Memory Care
571 Westport Road, Elizabethtown, KY 42701
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Hickory Woods Senior Living Community

Provides: Memory Care
84 Utterback Road, Murray, KY 42701
"The Gardens Memory Care at Hickory Woods was a very, very nice place, but they were a little worried with my brother-in-law because he is a chronic alcoholic. They were a little bit worried that if..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Hardin County

    According to the Alzheimer's Association, 71,000 Kentucky seniors are living with Alzheimer's disease, and that number will grow to 86,000 by 2025. In Hardin County, more than 13 percent of the county's 108,071 residents are 65 or older. Some of these seniors may be living with Alzheimer's and will benefit from living in one of Hardin County's four memory care facilities.

    The Kentucky Department for Aging and Independent Living oversees all state assisted living facilities, including these memory care facilities in Hardin County. 

    • Cost of living in Hardin County is below the national average. On a scale where 100 represents the national average, Hardin County ranks 88.5. Housing prices are even lower at 74. Healthcare costs remain below the national average at 91. Seniors' families may want to consider this cost of living as they budget for memory care facility expenses.
    • Hardin County seniors may enjoy some tax savings. Kentucky does not tax social security income. Plus, the state offers a deduction for other types of retirement income.
    • Crime rates in Hardin County are above average. The violent crime rate is 45.5, compared to the national average of 31.1. The property crime rate is even higher at 50, compared to a U.S. average of 38.1. Seniors' families may want to consider safety features at memory care facilities to maximize their loved one's safety.
    • Hardin County seniors and their families will experience all four seasons. Winters are cold, with lows in the 20s, but not much snow. Hardin County averages just three inches of snow annually. Summer temperatures rise to 86 degrees. Hardin County sees more rain than average as well. Seniors with sore joints might not enjoy the damp weather the area has to offer.


    Paying for Memory Care in Hardin County

    Average Monthly Costs

    Counties in Kentucky

    $5,940.00 Franklin County
    $5,345.00 Jefferson County
    $5,298.00 Clark County
    $5,294.00 US
    $4,860.00 Warren County
    $4,166.00 Warrick County
    $4,141.00 Hardin County
    $2,400.00 Boyle County

    Memory Care costs in Hardin County start around $4,141 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,294 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Hardin County 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 Hardin County

    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 Hardin County

    Hardin County 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 Hardin County, please visit our Memory Care in Kentucky page.

    Directory of Winners in the Hardin County Area


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Hardin County

    Hardin County-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.

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Hardin County

    • Review of Bluegrass Assisted Living - Elizabethtown

      My mother-in-law moved into Bluegrass Assisted Living - Elizabethtown. They seem to be good with her and in working with her. She said the food was good. They have a beauty salon, an exercise room,... Read more

      Tina
    • Review of RobinBrooke Senior Living

      I had my mom in Robin Brooke Senior Living, and I would highly recommend anyone to go to Robin Brooke. It is the best. They have the best people there, the best care. The food's good. They entertai... Read more

      Richard
    • Review of Hickory Woods Senior Living Community

      The Gardens Memory Care at Hickory Woods was a very, very nice place, but they were a little worried with my brother-in-law because he is a chronic alcoholic. They were a little bit worried that if... Read more

      Nancy
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