6 Memory Care Facilities near Sparks, NV

Top 5 Memory Care Facilities in Sparks, NV

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Caring Star 2020

MorningStar Senior Living of Sparks

Provides: Memory Care
2360 Wingfield Hills Drive, Sparks, NV 89436
"MorningStar of Sparks was very clean, and Avery was amazing, informative, and very professional. It was a really nice place, and I would like to go there. The staff, Avery was full of information,..." More

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Arbors Memory Care Community

Provides: Memory Care
2121 E Prater Way, Sparks, NV 89434
"Having a loved one in a home makes for difficult times, Often we can't see them and wonder if they are being well cared for. I volunteered at Arbor's for five years and can reassure you that both..." More

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Stone Valley

Provides: Memory Care
6155 Stone Valley Drive, Reno, NV 89523
"I've been exceptionally pleased with everything about Stone Valley: the facility, the staff, and the support in the transition of moving my wife there. I couldn't be more pleased with everything...." More

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Brookdale Reno

Provides: Memory Care
3105 Plumas Street, Reno, NV 89509
"My Mom has live at Emeritus /Plumas /Reno for almost two years. At one time I moved her to a fancy new memory care, but Ofelia, Dwight and Debbie are MUCH BETTER dealing with dementia patients!!!!!..." More

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Clearwater at Rancharrah

Provides: Memory Care
5255 Kietzke Lane, Reno, NV 89511
"Opening in late 2020, our assisted living and memory care community in Reno, Nevada will be offering compassionate care and meaningful services in a beautiful as well as comfortable setting to..." More
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Caring Star 2016

The Seasons of Reno

Provides: Memory Care
5165 Summit Ridge Ct., Reno, NV 89523
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    What to Consider About Memory Care in Sparks

    Sparks is located in Washoe County, Nevada, just outside the city of Reno. Nearly 15 percent of the city's 100,000 residents are 65 years of age or older, and many have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease, Huntington's Disease or other forms of dementia, which affects an estimated 43,000 seniors in Nevada. 

    There are five memory care facilities throughout Sparks and Reno, officially referred to in Nevada as Residential Homes for Groups. These homes must operate under the same regulations as those providing assisted living services to seniors; however, they must be endorsed by the Nevada State Health Division - Bureau of Health Care Quality and Compliance to provide dementia care. Facilities providing memory care must also adhere to strict security regulations including maintaining fully secure premises with alarmed doors.

    • The Sparks area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those that specialize in brain health and dementia care such as the Senior Bridges Behavioral Health Program at Northern Nevada Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness. 
    • Washoe County, including Sparks, has high levels of ozone pollution according to the American Lung Association. Families of seniors who've been diagnosed with respiratory or cardiovascular illnesses or certain cancers may want to consider the effect that air quality may have on their loved one's health condition if supervised outdoor activities are available.
    • The overall cost of living in Sparks is nearly 24 percent higher than the cost of living in the average U.S. city. Housing costs are the biggest factor, which are 76 percent above the national average. This is likely to have an effect on the cost of memory care, particularly when it comes to room and board.
    • There's no state income tax in Nevada, meaning that retirement income including social security benefits and pension are tax-free. Families with a tight budget can use the savings towards the cost of memory care.


    Paying for Memory Care in Sparks

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Nevada

    $6,989.00 Grass Valley
    $6,796.00 Placerville
    $5,995.00 Gardnerville
    $5,800.00 Sparks
    $4,999.00 US
    $4,231.00 Reno
    $3,320.00 Auburn
    $2,995.00 Carson City

    Memory Care costs in Sparks start around $5,800 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,999 per month.

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

    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 Sparks

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

    Directory of Winners in the Sparks Area


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Sparks

    Sparks-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.

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Sparks

    • Review of Arbors Memory Care Community

      Having a loved one in a home makes for difficult times, Often we can't see them and wonder if they are being well cared for. I volunteered at Arbor's for five years and can reassure you that both ... Read more

      lovemyfriends
    • Review of Arbors Memory Care Community

      My step-mother has been a resident at the Arbors Memory Care for more than 2 years and we love the care she receives there. The staff show such compassion and love for their residents, as if they ... Read more

      Natalie E
    • Review of Arbors Memory Care Community

      My Mother was at the Arbors, she had Dementia, and I was impressed with how good the staff was with her. People with dementia will at some point become very difficult. My Mother was. The staff wa... Read more

      Jeffrey Roe
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