39 Memory Care Facilities near Edina, MN
There are 39 Memory Care Facilities in the Edina area, with 3 in Edina and 36 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Edina is $5,147 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,790.
To help you with your search, browse the 29 reviews below for memory care facilities in Edina. On average, consumers rate memory care in Edina 3.0 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Bloomington with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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3 Memory Care Facilities in Edina, MN
36 Memory Care Facilities near Edina, MN
What to Consider About Memory Care in Edina
With a population of around 52,000, the city of Edina, Minnesota, sits just 10 miles southwest of Minneapolis. Over 94,000 seniors across the state have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, and in a city where 21 percent of its residents are aged 65 and older, a number of memory care facilities are available to ensure this segment of the population is properly cared for.
In Minnesota, these facilities that offer specialized care for individuals with Alzheimer’s disease or other types of dementia are called Special Care Units (SCUs). There are three SCUs located in Edina and an additional 47 in surrounding communities.
- Compared to both state and national averages, the average rate of crime in Edina is significantly lower. Violent crime scores a 19.4 out of a possible 100, with 100 being high crime, compared to a 22.6 in Minnesota and a 31.1 across the United States. Similarly, at 28.8, the rate of property crime falls below the Minnesota average of 32.5 and national average of 38.1.
- While the cost of living in Minnesota is only slightly higher than the U.S national average, the cost of living in Edina is 49.3 percent higher. Residents can expect to save on grocery and healthcare costs; however, housing costs are more than double. Families may want to take this into consideration when budgeting for a loved one's transition to a memory care facility.
- Edina is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Fairview Southdale Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Like much of Minnesota, Edina is known for its cold winters and heavy precipitation. Though summers are warm and sunny, winter temperatures can drop below 10 degrees Fahrenheit, with an average 53 inches of snow expected to fall each year. Family members may want to discuss the measures each individual facility has in place to protect its senior residents from harsh weather conditions.
Paying for Memory Care in Edina
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Edina start around $5,147 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,869 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Edina 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 Edina
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 Edina
Edina 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 Edina, please visit our Memory Care in Minnesota page.
Directory of Winners in the Edina Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Edina
Edina-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.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Edina
Review of Brookdale Edina
My rating for Brookdale Edina is not very good. I didn't get to see the staff or see how they were dealing with the memory unit people. I didn't get to see what the program was. I did tour the faci... Read more