39 Memory Care Facilities near Coon Rapids, MN
There are 39 Memory Care Facilities in the Coon Rapids area, with 4 in Coon Rapids and 35 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Coon Rapids is $2,293 per month. This is lower than the national median of $5,120. Cheaper nearby regions include New Brighton with an average starting cost of $1,753.
To help you with your search, browse the 33 reviews below for memory care facilities in Coon Rapids. On average, consumers rate memory care in Coon Rapids 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Coon Rapids, MN
What to Consider About Memory Care in Coon Rapids
Coon Rapids has a population of 63,000 and a senior community that makes up nearly 15 percent of residents. According to the Alzheimer's Association, those age 65 and over are most likely to be diagnosed with Alzheimer's, a disease that affects 94,000 seniors in Minnesota.
Memory care facilities are officially called special care units in Minnesota and are located within the state's assisted living facilities, called housing with services establishments. They are required to register annually with the Department of Health. While Coon Rapids doesn't have any memory care facilities, there are 111 in the area, including in the nearby cities of Champlin, Robbinsdale and Maple Grove.
- Coon Rapids has a relatively high overall cost of living that comes in about 10 percent higher than the nation as a whole, but healthcare expenses are about 14 percent lower than the national median. This may make the city a good choice for families on a tight budget.
- Minnesota is among the few states that tax Social Security income in addition to all other types of retirement income. This may affect how much money can be put into the memory care budget.
- Coon Rapids' air quality is fair, which may be beneficial to seniors who have respiratory illnesses or cardiovascular disease. The American Lung Association gave the county B grades for ozone pollution and short-term particle pollution, as well as a passing grade for annual particle pollution.
- While summers in Coon Rapids are relatively mild with highs in the low-80s, winters are harsh and may be unpleasant for seniors who don't enjoy cold weather. The January lows are in the single digits, and the city gets about 53 inches of annual snowfall, compared to the national average of 26 inches.
Paying for Memory Care in Coon Rapids
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Coon Rapids start around $3,780 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 Coon Rapids 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 Coon Rapids
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 Coon Rapids
Coon Rapids 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 Coon Rapids, please visit our Memory Care in Minnesota page.
Directory of Winners in the Coon Rapids Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Coon Rapids
Coon Rapids-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 Coon Rapids, MN
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Coon Rapids
Review of Autumn Glen Senior Living
We visited Autumn Glen Senior Living. It was very, very nice, but it was very expensive. That is one reason I chose not to do that one. As far as the facilities goes, it was fine. The lady was very... Read more
Review of Autumn Glen Senior Living
The rooms at Autumn Glen Senior Living were pretty standard. The staff was very friendly. It's a clean and very nice facility. The people that we spoke to were very friendly. Read more