5 Memory Care Facilities near Wentzville, MO
Also serving communities of Troy, Warrenton, Hermann.
There are 5 Memory Care Facilities in the Wentzville area, with 2 in Wentzville and 3 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Wentzville is $4,160 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,800. Cheaper nearby regions include Godfrey with an average starting cost of $3,830.
To help you with your search, browse the 10 reviews below for memory care facilities in Wentzville. Better rated regions include O Fallon with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.
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2 Memory Care Facilities in Wentzville, MO
3 Memory Care Facilities near Wentzville, MO
What to Consider About Memory Care in Wentzville
Approximately 40,000 people live in Wentzville, Missouri, and nearly 10 percent of them are seniors age 65 and older. Around 110,000 Missouri residents have Alzheimer's disease, and quality memory care facilities for dementia treatment are scattered throughout the state. There are two memory care facilities in the Wentzville area, as well as several facilities in O'Fallon, Dardenne Prairie and Troy. Memory care facilities are called assisted living facilities or residential care facilities (RCFs), and both require that staff undergo formal training in dementia care. This helps ensure that elderly patients receive adequate care across the state no matter which memory care facility they choose.
- Wentzville has few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with St. Joseph Hospital, the nearest major hospital specializing in brain health and dementia care, located in Lake Saint Louis.
- Seniors living in the area have little risk of becoming a victim of violence in Wentzville. The city is safer than nearly half of other U.S. cities, and it's also safer than many other parts of Missouri.
- Wentzville has a higher cost of living than the U.S. average and the Missouri average, but residents pay less for utilities and groceries. They also pay less for medical care, which may benefit seniors budgeting for dementia treatment.
- From sunny summer days to chilly winter nights, Wentzville offers a range of temperatures throughout the year. The lows typically remain in the 20s, but single-digit and below-zero temperatures occur from time to time. During the summer, expect high humidity and average temps in the upper 80s, with some days soaring into the 90s and triple digits.
Paying for Memory Care in Wentzville
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Wentzville start around $4,160 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,944 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Wentzville 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 Wentzville
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 Wentzville
Wentzville 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 Wentzville, please visit our Memory Care in Missouri page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Wentzville
Wentzville-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.