9 Memory Care Facilities near Okemos, MI

Top 5 Memory Care Facilities in Okemos, MI

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Bickford of Okemos

Provides: Memory Care
3830 Okemos Rd., Okemos, MI 48864
"Bickford of Okemos was clean. They're helpful. The room that they showed us was very nice, and I liked the way it was laid out. The dining area was clean. If my mom would have went there, she would..." More

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Kalkidan AFC

Provides: Memory Care
4464 Hickorywood Dr., Okemos, MI 48864
"Owned and operated by a Surgical ICU Nurse, Kalkadian AFC is a family owned assisted living care home with 6 residents located in a beautiful quiet neighborhood. We aim to provide the highest..." More

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Burcham Hills

Provides: Memory Care
2700 Burcham Dr., East Lansing, MI 48823
"I visited this facility in preparation for my mother’s future. I was initially impressed with how clean and beautiful the property is, inside and out. All of the staff were friendly and..." More

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Robinwood Landing Alzheimer's Special...

Provides: Memory Care
1634 Lake Lansing Rd, Lansing, MI 48912
"My husband has been in Robinwood Landing Alzheimer's Special Care Center for a year now, and they're wonderful as far as the care they've given him, but it's very, very expensive. I'm afraid I..." More

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Brookdale Meridian

Provides: Memory Care
5250 Marsh Road, Haslett, MI 48840
"Brookdale Meridian was nice. The staff member who assisted me was very informative. She was really good. The residents were watching TV, playing cards, and playing board games. Brookdale Meridian..." More
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Kalkidan AFC 2

Provides: Memory Care
5340 Park Lake East, Lansing, MI 48823
"Owned and operated by a Surgical ICU Nurse, Kalkadian AFC is a family owned assisted living care home with 6 residents located in a beautiful quiet neighborhood. We aim to provide the highest..." More

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Kalkidan AFC 3

Provides: Memory Care
2121 Hopkins Avenue, Lansing, MI 48912
"Owned and operated by a Surgical ICU Nurse, Kalkadian AFC is a family owned assisted living care home with 6 residents located in a beautiful quiet neighborhood. We aim to provide the highest..." More

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The Willows at East Lansing

Provides: Memory Care
3500 Coolidge Road, East Lansing, MI 48823
"Very nice workers good food took Care of my father very good patient people" More

Prestige Way

Provides: Memory Care
4300 Keller Road, Holt, MI 48842
"I feel very fortunate that a good friend of mine recommend Prestige Way as a place for my husband. I have not had a second thought concerning my selection. In this time of COVID 19 you have to..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Okemos

    An estimated 180,000 seniors in Michigan suffer from dementia disorders such as Alzheimer's Disease. In Okemos, where nearly 15 percent of the population is 65 years of age or older, there is a strong need for specialized, high-level memory care facilities that provide support to seniors with various types of dementia. These facilities, officially known throughout Michigan as homes for the aged, are closely regulated by the government and are expected to follow rules that are very similar to those for assisted living facilities. As such, many homes for the aged in Michigan offer both levels of care. 

    Seniors requiring memory care can choose from two homes for the aged that are located in Okemos. An additional seven are also located in surrounding areas such as Lansing, East Lansing and Haslett.

    • When touring facilities, seniors and their loved ones should inquire about security measures that may be in place to keep residents from wandering outdoors during cold winter weather. Okemos has average temperatures that drop as low as 15 degrees in January and an average snowfall of 43 inches per year, nearly 20 inches more than the national average. 
    • Although the overall cost of living in Okemos is more than eight percent above the national average, this can mostly be attributed to the cost of housing. Seniors in the area may still find they are able to save money living in Okemos, particularly on expenses such as healthcare, which is 18 percent below the national average. 
    • Okemos is safer than 30 percent of U.S. cities and has a violent crime rate that's less than half the state average. Seniors and their loved ones can feel safe knowing that residents of Okemos have only one in 562 chances of becoming the victim of a violent crime. 
    • The Okemos area has few medical facilities to choose from in the event of medical emergencies or illness, with the nearest hospital located in Lansing. 


    Paying for Memory Care in Okemos

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Michigan

    $5,437.00 East Lansing
    $5,106.00 Jackson
    $5,062.00 US
    $4,707.00 Swartz Creek
    $3,700.00 Grand Ledge
    $3,409.00 Lansing
    $2,925.00 Okemos

    Memory Care costs in Okemos start around $2,925 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 Okemos 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 Okemos

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


    Free Memory Care Resources in Okemos

    Okemos 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 Okemos, please visit our Memory Care in Michigan page.


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Okemos

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

    Memory Care near Okemos, MI

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Okemos

    • Review of Bickford of Okemos

      Bickford of Okemos was clean. They're helpful. The room that they showed us was very nice, and I liked the way it was laid out. The dining area was clean. If my mom would have went there, she would... Read more

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