59 Memory Care Facilities near Maplewood, MN
Also serving communities of Oakdale.
There are 59 Memory Care Facilities in the Maplewood area, with 4 in Maplewood and 55 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Maplewood is $3,497 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,790.
To help you with your search, browse the 50 reviews below for memory care facilities in Maplewood. On average, consumers rate memory care in Maplewood 4.5 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Roseville 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 Maplewood, call (855) 863-8283.
4 Memory Care Facilities in Maplewood, MN
55 Memory Care Facilities near Maplewood, MN
What to Consider About Memory Care in Maplewood
Maplewood is home to more than 40,000 residents, and nearly 20 percent of its population is 65 years or older. Some of these residents are in need of memory care because of Alzheimer's disease, dementia or other cognitive impairments. In fact, throughout the state, 94,000 seniors have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or other dementia disorders.
In the Maplewood area, there are 57 memory care facilities, officially known in Minnesota as "Special Care Units," that provide assistance to residents with dementia. The Minnesota Department of Health closely monitors and provides regulations for memory care and assisted living services, which are often housed within the same facility due to the similar provisions for each level of care.
Air quality in Maplewood and throughout Ramsey County is generally good and has been assigned a passing grade by the American Lung Association, meaning the risk it poses to seniors and other vulnerable groups is minimal.
- The Maplewood area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those that specialize in brain health and dementia care such as St. John's Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- The cost of living in Maplewood is more than 10 percent higher than the national average, which may make the area too expensive for some seniors, particularly those with limited income and savings. However, the cost of healthcare in Maplewood is 12 percent lower than the national average, so seniors who require frequent medical attention may find the city to be more affordable.
- Crime rates in Maplewood could be a cause for concern for some seniors and their loved ones. While only 2.67 violent crimes occur per every 1,000 residents in Maplewood each year, a significantly higher number, 45.65, of property crimes occur for every 1,000 residents. By comparison, only 2.43 violent crimes and 21.33 property crimes occur per 1,000 residents on average throughout the state annually.
Paying for Memory Care in Maplewood
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Maplewood start around $3,497 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,900 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Maplewood 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 Maplewood
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 Maplewood
Maplewood 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 Maplewood, please visit our Memory Care in Minnesota page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Maplewood
Maplewood-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 Maplewood
Review of Elk Ridge Alzheimer's Special Care Center
My mom is now at Elk Ridge Alzheimer's Special Care Center. I like the concept that everybody is on one floor. The offices are spread out throughout the building, so it seems like there is always s... Read more
Review of Maple Hill Senior Living
My dad has been living in memory care at Maple Hill. It's a well kept up place. We were having trouble with the medication there for a while, but now they've straightened that out. There's a turnov... Read more