6 Memory Care Facilities near De Pere, WI
There are 6 Memory Care Facilities in the De Pere area, with 2 in De Pere and 4 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in De Pere is $4,600 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,790. Cheaper nearby regions include Manitowoc with an average starting cost of $3,974.
To help you with your search, browse the 2 reviews below for memory care facilities in De Pere. On average, consumers rate memory care in De Pere 4.5 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Kimberly with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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2 Memory Care Facilities in De Pere, WI
4 Memory Care Facilities near De Pere, WI
What to Consider About Memory Care in De Pere
In Wisconsin, it's estimated that 110,000 people are living with Alzheimer's disease, a disease that is mainly present in adults age 65 and over. In De Pere, this demographic makes up over 13 percent of the 25,000-person population.
The city of De Pere is located in the dementia-friendly community of Brown County. Here, local businesses and organizations have taken strides to ensure that residents with dementia can continue to be a part of their community while receiving the support they need. In addition to local resources, De Pere has two memory care facilities, and there are four more in nearby Green Bay.
- De Pere seniors are not taxed on Social Security and public pension income, but all other forms of retirement income are fully taxable. This may affect how much money can be put into the memory care budget.
- De Pere is ranked among the safest cities in the United States and is rated safer than 66 percent of U.S. cities of all sizes, which may provide peace of mind for families seeking memory care for their loved ones in this city. While the city's violent crime rate is on par with the national average, the property crime rate is notably lower than that of other cities across the country.
Summers in De Pere are warm, and winters are windy and very cold. Annual temperatures range between 12 degrees and 81 degrees, and the region gets about 48 inches of annual snowfall, versus the national average of 26 inches. Families may want to ensure that the memory care facility they choose takes proper precautions to protect residents when temperatures are very low.
- De Pere's air quality is fair, which may be a consideration for families whose senior loved one has a respiratory illness or cardiovascular disease. The American Lung Association gave Brown County a C for ozone pollution and a B for 24-hour particle pollution.
Paying for Memory Care in De Pere
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in De Pere start around $4,600 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,855 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in De Pere 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 De Pere
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin page.
Free Memory Care Resources in De Pere
De Pere 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 De Pere, please visit our Memory Care in Wisconsin page.
Directory of Winners in the De Pere Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in De Pere
De Pere-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Wisconsin are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Wisconsin page for more information about these laws.
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in De Pere
Review of Angels Touch Assisted Living
Angels Touch Assisted Living is predominantly a memory care, which is not what my mom needs. There was only one room available, so I only looked at that one. It was good size. The intake person was... Read more
Review of Angels Touch Assisted Living
My wife was a resident at Angels Touch for 16 months and I visited her daily during that time. The management was actively involved daily with the residents. The employees were well trained and exh... Read more