45 Memory Care Facilities near Burnsville, MN
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There are 45 Memory Care Facilities in the Burnsville area, with 6 in Burnsville and 39 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Burnsville is $5,725 per month. This is higher than the national median of $5,120. Cheaper nearby regions include Bloomington with an average starting cost of $3,995.
To help you with your search, browse the 59 reviews below for memory care facilities in Burnsville. On average, consumers rate memory care in Burnsville 4.4 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Prior Lake with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped thousands of families find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Burnsville, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Burnsville, MN
What to Consider About Memory Care in Burnsville
There are 94,000 seniors living with a memory-related illness, such as Alzheimer's disease, in the state of Minnesota alone, and with seniors making up 13.6 percent of Burnsville’s population, dementia care is becoming a growing need. The area has 17 assisted living facilities, known as Special Care Units, that offer memory care to seniors who are living with dementia. Qualified staff in these facilities receive education on dementia care annually and are trained to provide dignified, quality care to their residents.
- Seniors can sit outside and enjoy the sunshine in comfort due to the warm summers that have an average high of 83 degrees in July. Winters are quite cold with an average low of only 6 degrees, and heavy snowfall that averages 45 inches. Caretakers should ensure that a facility's security measures are in place to prevent seniors from wandering into the cold.
- Both the city and state averages are higher than the national average of 100, which means that folks on a tight budget may find it more difficult to afford daily necessities or quality care. The cost of living in Burnsville is a little higher than the state average, rated at 117.5 compared to 106.
- Burnsville is a secure city to live in, with violent crime rated at 10.9 out of 100 (one being the safest), which is considerably lower than the national average of 31.1. Property crime is a little higher with a rating of 43.3 compared to the nation's 38.1 average.
- Burnsville has no facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital specializing in brain health and dementia care located in Shakopee.
Paying for Memory Care in Burnsville
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Burnsville start around $0 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 Burnsville 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 Burnsville
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 Burnsville
Burnsville 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 Burnsville, please visit our Memory Care in Minnesota page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Burnsville
Burnsville-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 Burnsville, MN
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Burnsville
Review of Emerald Crest of Burnsville
We toured Emerald Crest of Burnsville. Their program sounded good. When I was visiting, I saw residents doing some activities over there, like some group activities, but that's it. It's only memory... Read more
Review of Arbor Lane Memory Care and Assisted Living
Arbor Lane Memory Care and Assisted Living is small, and I like that, and it's next to Burnsville Bridges Hospital. The staff is so sweet, and they've been there a very long time. It's very comfo... Read more
Review of Emerald Crest of Burnsville
We moved my Mom to Emerald Crest when her needs increased. I must say right away that the care was above and beyond three other facilities she had been in. We did have a problem with a male caregiv... Read more