14 Memory Care Facilities near Edmond, OK
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There are 14 Memory Care Facilities in the Edmond area, with 5 in Edmond and 9 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Edmond is $5,150 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,790. Cheaper nearby regions include Oklahoma City with an average starting cost of $4,709.
To help you with your search, browse the 35 reviews below for memory care facilities in Edmond. On average, consumers rate memory care in Edmond 4.6 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 7 families in Edmond find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Edmond, call (855) 863-8283.
5 Memory Care Facilities in Edmond, OK
9 Memory Care Facilities near Edmond, OK
What to Consider About Memory Care in Edmond
Edmond is located in the heart of Oklahoma and is home to a little less than 92,000 people, about 14 percent of whom are over the age of 65. According to the Alzheimer's Association, over 64,000 Oklahomans have Alzheimer's disease, which is a leading cause of dementia.
Families of local seniors with dementia can choose from nearly half a dozen memory care facilities, and there are 11 more facilities nearby. Memory care facilities are situated within assisted living centers, a type of assisted living facilities that are licensed to provide assistance with services or care for residents with dementia.
- Social Security benefits are tax-exempt in Oklahoma, and while other types of retirement income are subject to income tax, residents over the age of 65 can claim a $10,000 deduction. This may enable seniors with dementia to put more money toward the cost of memory care.
- Edmond's overall crime rate is around the median for cities in Oklahoma, with roughly 50 percent of cities in the state having a higher crime rate. However, compared to other U.S. cities of similar size, Edmond's crime rate is significantly lower. This may appeal to families who are helping their loved one move to a local memory care facility.
- The overall cost of living in Edmond is about seven percent higher than the national median and healthcare expenses are roughly 19 percent higher here than they are elsewhere in the country. This may be a concern for seniors who are managing a chronic condition like Alzheimer's disease.
- The Edmond area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as INTEGRIS Health Edmond and OU Medicine, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Edmond
Average Monthly Costs
Cities in Oklahoma
Memory Care costs in Edmond start around $5,150 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,897 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Edmond 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 Edmond
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Oklahoma 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 Oklahoma page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Edmond
Edmond 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 Edmond, please visit our Memory Care in Oklahoma page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Edmond
Edmond-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Oklahoma are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Oklahoma page for more information about these laws.
Other Options in Edmond, OK
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Edmond
Review of Iris Memory Care of Edmond
Iris Memory Care of Edmond is strictly memory care. It's a very small place, it had small units, and it's very up-to-date. They had gardening and a courtyard. It's a very nice facility. The staff s... Read more
Review of StoneCreek Assisted Living & Memory Care
I have had my mother here for several months now and have to say this place has become the very best in the Edmond area. They have brought in new management to turn this place around. The director ... Read more
Review of StoneCreek Assisted Living & Memory Care
I admitted my mother here a while back. Honestly they had a lot of issues when I got here. Staffing was terrible, the care was sub par. Nurse Virginia has always done her absolute best and I greatl... Read more