52 Memory Care Facilities near Bloomington, MN
There are 52 Memory Care Facilities in the Bloomington area, with 6 in Bloomington and 46 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Bloomington is $3,995 per month. This is lower than the national median of $5,120. Cheaper nearby regions include Eden Prairie with an average starting cost of $3,639.
To help you with your search, browse the 72 reviews below for memory care facilities in Bloomington. On average, consumers rate memory care in Bloomington 3.8 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Burnsville with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Bloomington, MN
What to Consider About Memory Care in Bloomington
An estimated 94,000 seniors in Minnesota have been diagnosed with some form of dementia and Bloomington, where nearly 20 percent of the population is 65 years of age or older, there is a great need for memory care and support for those with Alzheimer's Disease and other dementia disorders. There are nearly 40 facilities in the Bloomington area that provide residential care to those who require it.
Memory care facilities, officially known as special care units throughout Minnesota, are regulated by the Minnesota Department of Health. Provisions for memory care and assisted living are similar in Minnesota, and therefore, often both levels of care are offered in the same facility.
- Property crime rates in Bloomington may be cause for concern for many seniors and their loved ones living in the area. Approximately 33.24 property crimes per 1,000 residents happen each year on average, which is considerably higher than the state average of 21.33 per 1,000 residents.
- The Bloomington area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those that specialize in brain health and dementia care such as Fairview Clinics, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- The air quality in Bloomington and throughout Hennepin County has been assigned a passing grade by the American Lung Association's State of the Air Initiative. This means that the air in the area poses little risk to seniors and other vulnerable members of the population such as those with respiratory illnesses and cardiovascular disease.
- The overall cost of living in Bloomington is more than 15 percent above the national average. However, seniors who require frequent medical care may find living in the area to be rather affordable, as healthcare costs are actually 13 percent lower than the national average.
Paying for Memory Care in Bloomington
Average Monthly Costs
Cities in Minnesota
Memory Care costs in Bloomington start around $3,995 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,053 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Bloomington 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 Bloomington
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Minnesota 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 Minnesota page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Bloomington
Bloomington 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 Bloomington, please visit our Memory Care in Minnesota page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Bloomington
Bloomington-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Minnesota are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Minnesota page for more information about these laws.
Other Options in Bloomington, MN
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Bloomington
Review of Presbyterian Homes of Bloomington
My sister is at Presbyterian Homes of Bloomington and I was very pleased that I was always allowed access to her when I visited. She is in memory care and I thought that they took good care of the ... Read more
Review of Friendship Village of Bloomington
My father was at Friendship Village for 4 years. He started in Independent Living, then moved to Assisted Living, then moved to Memory Care. Independent Living was a good experience … good food, ... Read more
Review of Presbyterian Homes of Bloomington
My father is at Presbyterian Homes of Bloomington. It's got all levels of care from independent living all the way up through memory care and long-term care. It's a nice facility from that standpoi... Read more