6 Memory Care Facilities near Lakeville, MN
There are 6 Memory Care Facilities in the Lakeville area, with 1 in Lakeville and 5 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Lakeville is $2,500 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,650.
To help you with your search, browse the 4 reviews below for memory care facilities in Lakeville. Better rated regions include Apple Valley with an average rating of 3.0 out of 5 stars.
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What to Consider About Memory Care in Lakeville
There are more than 68,000 residents living in Lakeville, Minnesota. With more than 8 percent of the city's population aged 65 and older, the need for senior services, such as dementia care, is considerable. Throughout Minnesota, in fact, there are an estimated 94,000 seniors who've been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, Huntington's disease or various forms of dementia.
The Lakeville area is home to six memory care facilities that provide residential dementia care to seniors. These facilities, officially known as special care units (SCUs) throughout Minnesota, are often in facilities alongside assisted living facilities. SCUs must be in a secure and segregated area of the facility to protect residents from wandering. The Minnesota Department of Health is responsible for regulating SCUs.
- Minnesota fully taxes all forms of retirement income, including pensions, savings accounts and even Social Security income. Some families might find that income tax cuts too much into their memory care budget.
- The Lakeville area is home to world-class medical facilities including those that specialize in brain health and dementia care, such as Northfield Hospital and Clinics, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Lakeville has low crime rates and is safer than 66 percent of U.S. cities. Residents have only a one in 1,449 chance of becoming the victim of a violent crime and a one in 107 chance of becoming the victim of a property crime. Even with low crime rates, it's a good idea to ensure that memory care facilities take measures to protect residents from crime.
- Lakeville's winters are harsh. The city experiences more than double the snowfall of the average U.S. city and has an average low temperature in January of only 6 degrees. It's important to make sure memory care facilities are secure and have systems in place that protect residents from wandering outdoors.
Paying for Memory Care in Lakeville
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Lakeville start around $2,500 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,799 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Lakeville 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 Lakeville
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 Lakeville
Lakeville and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living 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 Lakeville, please visit our Assisted Living in Minnesota page.
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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Lakeville
Lakeville-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Minnesota are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Minnesota page for more information about these laws.