3 Memory Care Facilities in Las Cruces, NM

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Haciendas At Grace Village

Provides: Memory Care
2802 Corte Dios, Las Cruces, NM 88011
"My mother-in-law moved into Haciendas at Grace Village in October. She does a lot of stuff on her own, but she needs a little bit of help because she forgets sometimes. So far, it has been good...." More

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Desert Peaks Assisted Living and Memo...

Provides: Memory Care
5525 Cotton Bloom Court, Las Cruces, NM 88007
"We are truly a family at Desert Peaks Assisted Living and Memory Care and we warmly welcome you to experience the good people who live and work here. Our team believes if you do the right things,..." More

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Cottonbloom Assisted Living & Memory ...

Provides: Memory Care
5525 Cottonbloom Ct, Las Cruces, NM 88007

Memory Care near Las Cruces, NM

Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Las Cruces

  • Review of Haciendas At Grace Village

    My mother-in-law moved into Haciendas at Grace Village in October. She does a lot of stuff on her own, but she needs a little bit of help because she forgets sometimes. So far, it has been good. Sh... Read more

    CD
  • Review of Haciendas At Grace Village

    Haciendas At Grace Village is very nice, relatively new construction, and well maintained. They have a pretty good staff. Food is good quality and well prepared, but sometimes when it's served, it'... Read more

    Abraham
  • Review of Haciendas At Grace Village

    Haciendas At Grace Village was appealing. Because there are separate buildings for the different levels of care that they have, it seemed a little institutional. The landscaping is really nice, but... Read more

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What to Consider About Memory Care in Las Cruces

Las Cruces, New Mexico, is home to about 102,000 residents, but residents living with Alzheimer's or dementia can find plenty of support despite this city's small size. About 15 percent of the population is age 65 or older, and that number is expected to continue to grow due to an aging population and the area's increasing popularity as a retirement location.

About 39,000 New Mexicans have Alzheimer's or dementia as of 2018, and that number is also expected to increase significantly. Las Cruces has three memory care facilities available to support them. These assisted living facilities are regulated by the New Mexico Department of Health

  • Las Cruces has a warm, sunny climate. Winters are mild. Temperatures drop below freezing at night, but daytime highs are frequently in the 50s or 60s. It also averages only 3 inches of snow a year, making it easy for seniors to get around in winter months. Summers are hot, with average highs in the 90s.
  • Despite its small size, Las Cruces has a fairly high crime rate. Violent crime is about the same as the U.S. average, but property crime is ranked at 56.4, while the national average is only 38.1. However, the Las Cruces crime rate is lower than the New Mexico average.
  • Las Cruces is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Mountain View Regional Medical Center and Memorial Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
  • Las Cruces is generally an inexpensive place to live, with an average cost of living that's nine points lower than the national average. Health care, groceries and transportation are all lower than average, which may help seniors on fixed budgets.


Paying for Memory Care in Las Cruces

Average Monthly Costs

City in New Mexico

$4,767.00 US
$3,950.00 Las Cruces
$3,687.00 El Paso

Memory Care costs in Las Cruces start around $3,950 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,767 per month.

It’s important to note that memory care rates in Las Cruces 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 Las Cruces

Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in New Mexico page. Financial Assistance in New Mexico Financial Assistance in New Mexico

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 New Mexico page.


Free Memory Care Resources in Las Cruces

Las Cruces and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living 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 Las Cruces, please visit our Assisted Living in New Mexico page.

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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Las Cruces

Las Cruces-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in New Mexico are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in New Mexico page for more information about these laws.

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