12 Memory Care Facilities in Lincoln, NE

Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Lincoln, NE

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The Woodlands at Hillcrest

Provides: Memory Care
9421 Gable Pines Road, Lincoln, NE 68520
"I highly recommend The Woodlands at Hillcrest! Both my parents live in the memory care community. We never saw this coming, but now mom and dad are enjoying their days together and safe. The..." More

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Independence House at Northview

Provides: Memory Care
2355 Superior Street, Lincoln, NE 68521
"Independence house has been a blessing to my sister and my families. When I first visited the independence house I knew I liked it. Mom is very happy, involved with any and all the wonderful..." More

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CountryHouse at 70th & O – Lincoln

Provides: Memory Care
240 S. 70th St, Lincoln, NE 68510
"This is a lovely place for a family member to live. The staff are excellent and develop a real relationship with the residents. There are always interesting activities or outings residents can..." More

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Fallbrook Assisted Living and Memory ...

Provides: Memory Care
6600 Juliet Court, Lincoln, NE 68521
"We would like to extend a personal welcome to you. We realize you’re here because this is a new chapter in life. The time has come to search for a place where you can live independently and yet,..." More

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High Plains Alzheimer's Special Care ...

Provides: Memory Care
5601 S. 84th Street, Lincoln, NE 68516
"This place is an awesome place for your love ones. My mom was very well taken care of. They show compassion. Loving care. They truly understand residents that have dementia and are there to educate..." More

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The Waterford at Wilderness Hills Mem...

Provides: Memory Care
8939 Keystone Drive, Lincoln, NE 68516
"I visited Waterford at Wilderness Hills. It was fine, but I did not think mom would fit in very well. The apartments looked good. " More

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CountryHouse on Old Cheney – Lincoln

Provides: Memory Care
5720 South 25th Street, Lincoln, NE 68512
"Our beloved Aunt Ellen McCrory was here for 6 weeks before her death (cancer). She also had vascular dementia. They took such great care of her. We loved the atmosphere of this place. It was..." More

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The Knolls Retirement Community

Provides: Memory Care
5801 Norman Road, Lincoln, NE 68512
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GracePointe Assisted Living & Memory ...

Provides: Memory Care
4620 Randolph, Lincoln, NE 68510
"Gain peace of mind knowing the Tabitha Continuum of Elder Care is always here to support your changing needs. Whether you need a little extra help with day-to-day tasks, home health care, emergency..." More

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CountryHouse at Pine Lake – Lincoln

Provides: Memory Care
6616 South 84th Street, Lincoln, NE 68516
"I toured Wife CountryHouse at Pine Lake - Lincoln and I saw a lot of care being given to the residents. The staff had a cheerful attitude and they were on top of things. The food was good, the..." More

Independence House at Coddington

Provides: Memory Care
5500 South Coddington Avenue, Lincoln, NE 68523
"My mom is in the Independence House in Lincoln. It’s a good, clean place to stay. She is very comfortable there. There are 17 beds and very personalized attendants. They have an RN on-staff there..." More

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Bickford of Lincoln

Provides: Memory Care
4451 Old Cheney Road, Lincoln, NE 68516
"We began our quest into senior living because of our love for our beloved mother, Mary Bickford, whose needs became too great for us to manage. As we researched senior living options, we were..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Lincoln

    As the capital of Nebraska, Lincoln has all the big-city amenities seniors could need. Regular performances offered at the Lied Center are a great option for supervised outings for seniors who require memory care. When they aren't taking advantage of engaging activities in the city, seniors have a choice of 10 memory care facilities in the area to call home.

    Memory care facilities are governed under assisted living facility laws and are licensed and regulated by the Nebraska Division of Public Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Department of Licensure and Regulation.

    • Lincoln's cooler climate might be uncomfortable for seniors who are sensitive to the cold. The average high temperature in July only reaches 88 degrees Fahrenheit, and January lows dip down to 14 degrees. The area sees 26 inches of snow each year and around 31 inches of rain.
    • The Nebraska area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Bryan Medical Center and CHI Health St. Elizabeth, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • On a scale where 100 is the safest, Lincoln has a crime index score of 13, so family members are encouraged to take precautions for the safety of their loved ones requiring memory care. Although the crime rate in Lincoln is higher than the national average, it comes in lower when compared to other communities of similar size. The combination of violent and property crimes occur at a rate of one in 28 residents.
    • The cost of living in Lincoln, when compared to the U.S. average of 100, is 95.6, so seniors may enjoy some savings. Every category sits below the national average except health care, which comes in at 20 percent higher.


    Paying for Memory Care in Lincoln

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Nebraska

    $5,770.00 Elkhorn
    $5,512.00 Lincoln
    $5,400.00 Bellevue
    $5,012.00 Omaha
    $4,957.00 US
    $4,519.00 Council Bluffs

    Memory Care costs in Lincoln start around $5,512 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,957 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Lincoln 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 Lincoln

    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 Lincoln

    Lincoln 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 Lincoln, please visit our Memory Care in Nebraska page.


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Lincoln

    Lincoln-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.

    Memory Care near Lincoln, NE

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Lincoln

    • Review of Independence House at Northview

      Independence house has been a blessing to my sister and my families. When I first visited the independence house I knew I liked it. Mom is very happy, involved with any and all the wonderful activi... Read more

      rbrazda
    • Review of High Plains Alzheimer's Special Care Center

      This place is an awesome place for your love ones. My mom was very well taken care of. They show compassion. Loving care. They truly understand residents that have dementia and are there to educate... Read more

      McDonald1
    • Review of CountryHouse at Pine Lake – Lincoln

      I toured Wife CountryHouse at Pine Lake - Lincoln and I saw a lot of care being given to the residents. The staff had a cheerful attitude and they were on top of things. The food was good, the plac... Read more

      Don
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