42 Memory Care Facilities near Plymouth, MN
There are 42 Memory Care Facilities in the Plymouth area, with 4 in Plymouth and 38 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Plymouth is $5,363 per month. This is higher than the national median of $5,000. Cheaper nearby regions include Wayzata with an average starting cost of $5,300.
To help you with your search, browse the 50 reviews below for memory care facilities in Plymouth. On average, consumers rate memory care in Plymouth 3.6 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Wayzata with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Plymouth, MN
What to Consider About Memory Care in Plymouth
In the Midwestern state of Minnesota, it's reported that 94,000 people are currently living with Alzheimer's disease, a disease that is the primary cause of dementia. According to the Alzheimer's Association, the majority of cases are diagnosed in adults over the age of 65. Plymouth, which is situated in the southeastern region of the state, has a senior community that makes up nearly 15 percent of the 78,000-person population.
Memory care facilities are established to meet the needs of those with dementia. In Plymouth, as in all of the state, memory care facilities may also be called special care units, or SCUs. Plymouth is home to two SCUs, and there are three dozen more in nearby cities. They are required to register annually with the Department of Health.
- Plymouth seniors pay income tax on all forms of retirement income, including their Social Security benefits. This may affect how much money can be put into the memory care budget.
- Summers in Plymouth are warm and humid, with July highs in the 80s and humid conditions more than 50 percent of the time. Winters in this city are harsh, with January lows in the single digits and about 52 inches of annual snowfall. This may impede travel to doctor's appointments or make it difficult for families to visit their loved one in memory care.
- Plymouth's crime rate is relatively low, which may appeal to families who are helping their loved one transition to memory care. On a 100-point scale on which a lower score indicates less crime, the city's property crime rate is 25.4 and the violent crime rate is 24.8. This is compared to the national median of 38.1 and 31.1, respectively.
- The overall cost of living in Plymouth is about 30 percent higher than the national average, mainly due to the cost of housing. Health care expenses are about 13 percent below the nationwide median, which may help seniors afford the cost of managing a chronic condition such as Alzheimer's disease.
Paying for Memory Care in Plymouth
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Plymouth start around $4,645 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,071 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Plymouth 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 Plymouth
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 Plymouth
Plymouth 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 Plymouth, please visit our Memory Care in Minnesota page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Plymouth
Plymouth-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 Plymouth, MN
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Plymouth
Review of Cornerstone Assisted Living and Memory Care
My mom is in the memory care of Cornerstone Assisted Living and Memory Care. The biggest thing right now that I would say is they have a high level of staffing, and then their flexibility to work w... Read more
Review of Brookdale Plymouth
We visited Brookdale Plymouth in person. It was very nice. The staff seemed very friendly and very knowledgeable. The facility was clean. The residents there looked well-cared for. Read more
Review of Brookdale Plymouth
I liked Brookdale Plymouth. It was nice, but it was all memory care. I prefer to have a mixture even though their memory care was separate. The people were very nice. It was a circular place, and t... Read more