7 Memory Care Facilities near Fort Atkinson, WI

2 Memory Care Facilities in Fort Atkinson, WI


Wellington Meadows

Provides: Memory Care
525 Memorial Drive, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
"At Wellington Meadows we pride ourselves on our homelike atmosphere and encourage your family to become part of our family. Come in and feel the difference. Mission Statement: The mission of..." More


Wellington Place of Fort Atkinson

Provides: Memory Care
200 S Water Street West, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
"At Wellington Place at Fort Atkinson we pride ourselves on our homelike atmosphere and encourage your family to become part of our family. Come in and feel the difference. Mission Statement: The..." More

5 Memory Care Facilities near Fort Atkinson, WI


Sunset Ridge Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
816 Reinel Street, Jefferson, WI 53549
"Welcome to Sunset Ridge Memory Care Sunset Ridge Can Help Like other disorders, dementia is a manageable condition with proper treatment and training. At Sunset Ridge Memory Care our staff of..." More


Our House Senior Living - Whitewater ...

Provides: Memory Care
945 E. Chicago Street, Whitewater, WI 53190
"Our beautiful Memory Care residence in Whitewater, WI provides dignified, quality care for seniors who can no longer live alone because of dementia and other forms of memory loss. Our programs are..." More


Home Again Cambridge

Provides: Memory Care
308 England Street, Cambridge, WI 53523
"Home Again Assisted Living offers a personal touch in a home like environment with on-staff Registered Nurses. Dedicated to quality and service; we provide dignity, independence, choice, and..." More


Mulberry Campus

Provides: Memory Care
1255 W. Main Street, Whitewater, WI 53190
"Mulberry Glen, located just fifty miles east of Madison, Wisconsin, is beautifully situated on the wooded grounds adjacent to St. Patrick's church. These Assisted Living apartment homes offer the..." More


Fairhaven Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
435 Starin Rd, Whitewater, WI 53190
"By design, Fairhaven allows you to live in the same community throughout your retirement years. As one of the original Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRC) in the nation, Fairhaven is..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Fort Atkinson

    The low cost of living makes Fort Atkinson, population 12,400 — 16 percent seniors, an affordable option for seniors who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or some other form of dementia. Located in the state of Wisconsin, where 110,000 people have some type of cognitive impairment, Fort Atkinson has two memory care facilities within the city limits and six in nearby cities to accommodate the seniors here in need of support. Memory care facilities are regulated by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services and are referred to as community-based residential facilities (CBRFs). 

    • The city of Fort Atkinson is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Fort Memorial Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Like all cities in the state of Wisconsin, Fort Atkinson does not have a state income tax. Seniors with Social Security retirement benefits and pensions save more of their money at the end of the year, which is useful for those who pay for memory care.
    • Crime in For Atkinson is ranked on a scale from one (low) to 100 (high). Violent crime is ranked 11.9, which is lower than the national average of 31.1. Property crime is ranked 28.6, which is also lower than the national average of 38.1. Families with seniors in memory care can feel safe and secure when visiting.
    • Winters in Fort Atkinson are cold and long with average January lows around 11 degrees. The city also gets around 37 inches of snow per year, which may be an issue for seniors who can’t tolerate the extreme cold. Summers are mild with average July highs around 83 degrees.

    Paying for Memory Care in Fort Atkinson

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Wisconsin

    $5,987.00 Sun Prairie
    $5,308.00 Madison
    $4,900.00 US
    $4,384.00 Whitewater
    $4,337.00 Stoughton
    $4,252.00 Janesville
    $3,615.00 Fort Atkinson
    $3,000.00 Clinton

    Memory Care costs in Fort Atkinson start around $3,615 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,900 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Fort Atkinson 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 Fort Atkinson

    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 Fort Atkinson

    Fort Atkinson 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 Fort Atkinson, please visit our Memory Care in Wisconsin page.

    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Fort Atkinson

    Fort Atkinson-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.

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