2 Memory Care Facilities in Gardnerville, NV

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The Chateau at Gardnerville

Provides: Memory Care
1565-A Virginia Ranch Rd, Gardnerville, NV 89410
"The Chateau at Gardnerville (Formerly Brookdale Gardnerville) was very nice, but my mother was too far gone to be in senior living, and as far as the memory care, she wasn't at that level yet. She..." More

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Carson Valley Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
1189 Kimmerling Rd., Gardnerville, NV 89460
"On behalf of our management team, staff and residents, we would like to thank you for considering our beautiful community. We are dedicated to providing you with quality services and accommodations..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Gardnerville

    On the foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountains, the city of Gardnerville is home to more than 16,000 people, more than 21 percent of whom are seniors aged 65 or over. Some of these seniors may be among the 45,000 Nevada residents living with Alzheimer's disease or other types of dementia. That number is expected to grow by over 42 percent by the year 2025, creating a significant need for more memory care facilities in the area by that time.

    There are two memory care facilities in Gardnerville to support people with cognitive impariments. The official term for these facilities in the state of Nevada is Residential Facilities for Groups (RFG). They are licensed by the Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health (DPBH).

    • Gardnerville has a dry subtropical climate with average summer temperatures of 69 degrees and average January temperatures of 32 degrees. Due to its high elevation on the eastern foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountains, the city gets an average of 22 inches of snow per year. Seniors who enjoy cooler temperatures may find this environment ideal.
    • The community of Gardnerville has relatively good air quality with a rating 13 points higher than the national average. Families with loved ones who have respiratory issues may want to inquire about air filtration systems a memory care facility may have.
    • Violent crime in Gardnerville is 22 index points above the national average, which is 31 points, but only 3 points above the state average of 50. If a family is concerned about these numbers, they may want to find a memory care facility with advanced security features.
    • Gardnerville is home to Carson Valley Medical Center, which provides access to brain health and dementia care, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    Paying for Memory Care in Gardnerville

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Nevada

    $6,450.00 Cameron Park
    $6,193.00 Placerville
    $5,995.00 Gardnerville
    $5,800.00 Sparks
    $4,932.00 US
    $4,306.00 Reno
    $2,995.00 Carson City

    Memory Care costs in Gardnerville start around $5,995 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,932 per month.

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

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

    Free Memory Care Resources in Gardnerville

    Gardnerville 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 Gardnerville, please visit our Memory Care in Nevada page.

    Directory of Winners in the Gardnerville Area

    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Gardnerville

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

    Memory Care near Gardnerville, NV

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Gardnerville

    • Review of The Chateau at Gardnerville

      The Chateau at Gardnerville (Formerly Brookdale Gardnerville) was very nice, but my mother was too far gone to be in senior living, and as far as the memory care, she wasn't at that level yet. She ... Read more

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