20 Memory Care Facilities near Kansas City, MO

8 Memory Care Facilities in Kansas City, MO

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Senior Star at Wexford Place

Provides: Memory Care
6500 North Cosby Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64151
"Wexford Place is an independent living, assisted living, and memory care community in Kansas City, Missouri. At Wexford Place, we share a common goal with every family who walks through our doors...." More

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Caring Star 2016

The Gardens at Barry Road

Provides: Memory Care
8300 NW Barry Rd, Kansas City, MO 64153
"The Gardens at Barry Road Assisted Living and Memory Care is an engaging, service-oriented community in the heart of Kansas City, Missouri. We recognize that a new phase in life can be a leap of..." More

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The Oxford Grand at Shoal Creek

Provides: Memory Care
8280 N. Tullis Ave., Kansas City, MO 64158
"Welcome Home to Assisted Living & Memory Care in Shoal Creek Valley. At The Oxford Grand Assisted Living & Memory Care, the human element of caring is our first priority; an extraordinary..." More

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Addington Place of Shoal Creek

Provides: Memory Care
9601 North Tullis Drive, Kansas City, MO 64157
"The 2nd oldest town west of the Mississippi River, Liberty is a place where the past meets the present. Its historic town square is made up of 100 year-old buildings, which house quaint shops,..." More

Benton House of Tiffany Springs

Provides: Memory Care
5901 NW 88th Street, Kansas City, MO 64154
"Benton House of Tiffany Springs is only a year and a half old, and it was just beautiful. There was not a negative thing about it; everything was beautiful. Everybody had smiles, everybody talked,..." More

Benton House of Staley Hills

Provides: Memory Care
11071 N. Woodland Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64155
"Benton House of Staley Hills is brand-new, very clean, and the staff is immaculate. Our experience in moving my mom is very good. Some of the activities are doing puzzles, baking muffins, and I saw..." More

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Stonecrest at Burlington Creek

Provides: Memory Care
6311 N. Cosby Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64151
"Discover how great life can be at Stonecrest at Burlington Creek – setting the new standard in Kansas City, MO for assisted living and memory care. Enjoy engaging and vibrant senior living this..." More

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Loving Arms Adult Day Care

Provides: Memory Care
13856 Wyandotte St, Kansas City, MO 64145
"We are a christian based Adult Day Care with a goal to assist families and care givers that need assistance with their loved one while they are at work, running errands or just need a break. We..." More

12 Memory Care Facilities near Kansas City, MO

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Bickford at Mission Springs

Provides: Memory Care
5350 West 61st Place, Mission, KS 66205
"Welcome to Bickford at Mission Springs, one of Kansas's premier assisted living communities! Bickford at Mission Springs is conveniently located at 5350 West 61st Place, so please, stop on by any..." More

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Morningside Place

Provides: Memory Care
6921 W 81st St, Overland Park, KS 66204
"Dave is receiving quality care. They have a lot of patience and understanding of Alzheimer's patients." More

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Brighton Gardens of Prairie Village

Provides: Memory Care
7105 Mission Road, Prairie Village, KS 66208
"Located just minutes from the wonderful shops and restaurants of Prairie Village, Kansas, Brighton Gardens of Prairie Village is nestled in a residential setting while remaining in keeping with the..." More

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Bickford of Overland Park

Provides: Memory Care
10665 Barkley, Overland Park, KS 66212
"I went to Bickford of Overland Park. The courtyard in between the memory care and the main place is probably one of the best outdoor areas I have ever seen. It has a winding garden, so you could go..." More

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Sunrise of Leawood

Provides: Memory Care
11661 Granada Road, Leawood, KS 66211
"Sunrise of Leawood was good. They had a very good memory care director and were very eager to set up an individual care plan. They had the most phenomenal activities director of any place I went..." More

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Addington Place of Prairie Village

Provides: Memory Care
2700 Somerset Drive, Prairie Village, KS 66206
"Once named the best planned community in America, Prairie Village lives up to the title. A quiet, livable neighborhood, Prairie Village is known for unique, quaint shopping centers and restaurants...." More

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Brookdale Shawnee

Provides: Memory Care
11400 West 65th St., Shawnee, KS 66203
"I was shown one nice room at Brookdale Shawnee. My husband is going there now for daycare, and they do a good job. They have entertainment that comes in and keep them pretty busy. Someone's..." More

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Caring Star 2013

Park Meadows Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
5901 West 107th Street, Overland Park, KS 66207
"Park Meadows is a very nice place with nice staff but some staffing turnovers. The setup is very nice. The flow, the rooms, and the activity rooms are very nice. They had a central area and some..." More

Villages of Jackson Creek

Provides: Memory Care
3980 South Jackson Drive, Independence, MO 64057
"I would recommend the Villages. It was just taken over by a big corporation, and I hate that. They have their little routine for the day. They have their menu that looks yummy and isn’t. I think..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Glenwood Village of Overland Park

Provides: Memory Care
9201 Foster, Overland Park, KS 66212
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The Groves Retirement Community

Provides: Memory Care
1515 West White Oak Street, Independence, MO 64050

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SeniorCare Homes

Provides: Memory Care
5200 West 94th Terrace, Overland Park, KS 66207
"SeniorCare Homes is changing the way you think of memory care living options. We offer care in specially renovated real-home environments with the emphasis on providing the most personalized care..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Kansas City

    Kansas City is situated on the Kansas-Missouri border, a region where it's estimated that 50,000 people are living with Alzheimer's disease. This large city is home to roughly 490,000 people, with about 12 percent of the population over the age of 65. Local families with loved ones who have dementia have access to an array of resources, including a free 24-hour helpline and six memory care facilities within the city proper. Those who are looking for more options will find an additional 18 facilities just outside the city limits.

    In Kansas City, as in all of Missouri, memory care facilities may have their own dedicated building or be located within an assisted living facility. Assisted living facilities with memory care must provide orientation to every staff member, as well as ongoing dementia-specific training for those working with residents who have dementia. The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Division of Regulation and Licensure, Section for Long-Term Care Regulation, licenses memory care facilities.

    • In Missouri, Social Security is fully tax exempt for seniors who earn less than $85,000 if filing single and $100,000 if filing jointly. All other types of retirement income are fully taxable, though there is a large discount for public pension income.
    • Kansas City summers are hot and muggy with highs around 90, and winters are cold with lows in the 20s. The city may be well-suited for seniors who enjoy experiencing four distinct seasons, but those who prefer mild temperatures may find the city uncomfortable. 
    • Kansas City has a high crime rate, which may be a consideration for families who are helping their loved ones transition to a local memory care facility. On a scale of 1 to 100, with 100 representing the highest crime, Kansas City is rated 91, compared to the national average of 31.1. Property crime is rated 65.7, compared to the U.S. average of 38.1. To keep residents safe, memory care facilities utilize a variety of security equipment and safety procedures.
    • Kansas City's overall cost of living is on par with Missouri's average and about 8 percent less than the national average. Healthcare expenses here are roughly the same here as they are elsewhere in the country, which may appeal to seniors on a budget. 


    Paying for Memory Care in Kansas City

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Missouri

    $5,900.00 Shawnee
    $5,600.00 Prairie Village
    $5,295.00 Overland Park
    $5,203.00 Kansas City
    $5,080.00 Leawood
    $4,897.00 US
    $4,163.00 Lenexa

    Memory Care costs in Kansas City start around $5,203 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,897 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Kansas City 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 Kansas City

    Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Missouri 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 Missouri page.


    Free Memory Care Resources in Kansas City

    Kansas City 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 Kansas City, please visit our Memory Care in Missouri page.


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Kansas City

    Kansas City-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Missouri are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Missouri page for more information about these laws.

    Memory Care near Kansas City, MO

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Kansas City

    • Review of Benton House of Staley Hills

      Benton House of Staley Hills is brand-new, very clean, and the staff is immaculate. Our experience in moving my mom is very good. Some of the activities are doing puzzles, baking muffins, and I saw... Read more

      Mickey
    • Review of Benton House of Tiffany Springs

      Benton House of Tiffany Springs is only a year and a half old, and it was just beautiful. There was not a negative thing about it; everything was beautiful. Everybody had smiles, everybody talked, ... Read more

      Lisa371716
    • Review of Benton House of Tiffany Springs

      My visit in Benton House of Tiffany Springs was extremely nice. It was a brand-new community. The staff was very helpful, and the people in the community were really pleasant. They had very clean a... Read more

      Karen121482950

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