17 Memory Care Facilities in Douglas County, NE

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Caring Star 2017

Elk Ridge Village Retirement Community

Provides: Memory Care
19303 Seward Plaza, Elkhorn, NE 68022
"Welcome to Elk Ridge Village Retirement Community Love the Way You Live. At Elk Ridge Village Retirement Community, you will receive the privacy, care, and attention you need for an enriched..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Brighton Gardens of Omaha

Provides: Memory Care
9220 Western Avenue, Omaha, NE 68114
"My dad spent 8 awful weeks at another memory care facility. We then moved him to memory care at Brighton Gardens. From the moment we had contact with any of the staff members it was easy to tell..." More

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Crown Pointe

Provides: Memory Care
2820 South 80th, Omaha, NE 68124
"Discover the good life at Crown Pointe, where the most sought after Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care services in Omaha, Nebraska, can be found in abundance. Our warm and inviting..." More

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CountryHouse – Omaha

Provides: Memory Care
5030 South 155th Street, Omaha, NE 68137
"We were impressed with CountryHouse - Omaha. It's great, modern, and clean. I could not find anything particularly wrong with it. The staff did a great job and were accommodating and friendly. All..." More
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Via Christe

Provides: Memory Care
3636 California Street, Omaha, NE 68131
"Welcome to Via Christe Assisted Living and Memory Care Via Christe Assisted Living Community opened in October of 2005 after a group of Omaha investors wanted to provide housing services for..." More

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Esprit Whispering Ridge

Provides: Memory Care
17555 Emmet Street, Omaha, NE 68116
"The rooms are bright and everyone has their own room. The staff is usually great! Very understanding and work well with the patients with dementia. There's a lot of different activities for the..." More

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Prairie Meadows Alzheimer's Special C...

Provides: Memory Care
13208 Meredith Avenue, Omaha, NE 68164
"I was very impressed with Prairie Meadows, but they don’t do respite care. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. The rooms and apartments were very clean. The residents seemed clean and..." More

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Marquis Place of Elkhorn

Provides: Memory Care
20800 West Maple Road, Elkhorn, NE 68022
"Discover the sweet life at Marquis Place of Elkhorn, offering Assisted Living and Memory Care services in Elkhorn, Nebraska. Our property invites residents to come together and enjoy the luxury of..." More

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House of Hope Alzheimer's Care

Provides: Memory Care
4801 N 52nd St, Omaha, NE 68104
"Established in the fall of 2003, this community was designed specifically for people in the early to middle stages of Alzheimer’s AND their families. The 50,000 square foot building is made up..." More

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Parsons House on Eagle Run

Provides: Memory Care
14325 Eagle Run Drive, Omaha, NE 68164
"Beginning with our location nestled among the links of Champions Run Golf Course, one of the Midwest's premier golf and country clubs, Parsons House on Eagle Run is committed to providing an..." More

Edgewood Vista - Omaha

Provides: Memory Care
17620 Poppleton Avenue, Omaha, NE 68130
"This facility is amazing. We moved my mother here after issues with 2 other facilities and she said that day this facility is better than the last two. She was correct. This facility takes the..." More

Compassionate Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
2402 N 102 Nd Street, Omaha, NE 68114
"Compassionate Memory Care is wonderful. The food was fine. It’s very homey, but mom’s room is a bit small. One of the ladies there already knows how to play mahjong which is my mom’s favorite game...." More

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Caring Star 2013

Heritage Pointe

Provides: Memory Care
16811 Burdette Street, Omaha, NE 68116
"Heritage Pointe is a welcoming community that provides nurturing assistance, a home like environment, comfort and peace of mind to residents and their families. Our apartment style retirement..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Ridgewood Retirement Community

Provides: Memory Care
12301 N. 149th Cir., Bennington, NE 68007
"I was in here the other day with a friend of mine who's mom lives here. I observed something very disturbing and hope that people read these reviews. Money is definitely the top priority of the..." More

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Aksarben Village

Provides: Memory Care
1330 S 70th St, Omaha, NE 68106
"At Aksarben Retirement Community, we’re committed to positively shifting your opinions about elderly care and retirement communities. Discover how residents can make a smooth transition from fully..." More

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Fountain View Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
5710 S. 108th St, Omaha, NE 68137
"Dad stayed at Fountain View Memory Care for a year and a half. As is anywhere, there were pros and cons. Pros- Most Staff was friendly. Appeared to like their jobs. Meals were healthy and..." More

Brightly Senior Care

Provides: Memory Care
649 Legacy Place, Mascoutah, IL 68180
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    What to Consider About Memory Care in Douglas County

    Nestled along the Missouri River, Douglas County in eastern Nebraska is home to 517,110 residents, with more than 10 percent of its population being comprised of seniors aged 65 and older. Some of these seniors may be among the 34,000 Nebraska residents who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia. To accommodate this group, there are 17 memory care facilities in Douglas County.

    In all of Nebraska including Douglas County, memory care facilities are known as Assisted Living Facilities (ALFs) and are licensed by the Nebraska Division of Public Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Department of Licensure and Regulation.

    • Residents in Douglas County experience harsh winters with lows of 13 degrees and annual snowfalls totalling 30 inches, four inches more than the national average of 26. Seniors who don’t like cold weather might not like living in Douglas County.
    • The cost of living in Douglas County is 96, slightly lower than the U.S. average of 100. Transportation expenses are also lower than the average, but healthcare costs are higher than the average at 125. Seniors wishing to move to a facility in the county might want to take the higher healthcare expenses into consideration. 
    • Nebraska is not tax-friendly toward seniors. While Social Security benefits are only partially taxed, retirement savings account income and pensions are fully taxed. Douglas County seniors on fixed incomes might find that the higher taxes result in less money to allocate toward their memory care budgets.
    • Douglas County has a violent crime rate of 40.6 and a property crime rate of 42.1, both slightly higher than the national averages of 31.1 and 38.1, respectively. While these crime rates are unlikely to affect seniors living in memory care facilities, families might still want to ask staff about safety measures for their own peace of mind.  


    Paying for Memory Care in Douglas County

    Average Monthly Costs

    Counties in Nebraska

    $5,657.00 Lancaster County
    $5,400.00 Sarpy County
    $5,201.00 Douglas County
    $4,864.00 US
    $3,550.00 Pottawattamie County
    $2,585.00 Woodbury County

    Memory Care costs in Douglas County start around $5,201 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,864 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Douglas County 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 Douglas County

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


    Free Memory Care Resources in Douglas County

    Douglas County 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 Douglas County, please visit our Memory Care in Nebraska page.

    Directory of Winners in the Douglas County Area


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Douglas County

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

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Douglas County

    • Review of CountryHouse – Omaha

      We were impressed with CountryHouse - Omaha. It's great, modern, and clean. I could not find anything particularly wrong with it. The staff did a great job and were accommodating and friendly. All ... Read more

      Leslie
    • Review of Fountain View Senior Living

      Dad stayed at Fountain View Memory Care for a year and a half. As is anywhere, there were pros and cons. Pros- Most Staff was friendly. Appeared to like their jobs. Meals were healthy and ni... Read more

      jsn81
    • Review of Brighton Gardens of Omaha

      My dad spent 8 awful weeks at another memory care facility. We then moved him to memory care at Brighton Gardens. From the moment we had contact with any of the staff members it was easy to tell ... Read more

      Dawn K.
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