6 Memory Care Facilities near Janesville, WI
Also serving communities of Brodhead.
There are 6 Memory Care Facilities in the Janesville area, with 3 in Janesville and 3 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Janesville is $4,252 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,900. Cheaper nearby regions include Clinton with an average starting cost of $3,000.
To help you with your search, browse the 12 reviews below for memory care facilities in Janesville. On average, consumers rate memory care in Janesville 3.5 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Clinton with an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars.
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Top 5 Memory Care Facilities in Janesville, WI
What to Consider About Memory Care in Janesville
Janesville, which has a little over 64,000 people and a senior community that comprises nearly 16 percent, is located in the extreme south-central region of Wisconsin, where over 110,000 people are currently living with Alzheimer's disease, according to the Alzheimer's Association.
Janesville offers a variety of resources for adults with dementia. The city is home to the Aging and Disability Resource Center of Rock County, which provides services like benefits counseling, options counseling and informational resources. The region also has a dozen memory care facilities, three of which are located in Janesville and the other nine of which are located in nearby cities. A majority of these facilities are housed within assisted living facilities that meet specialized staff training requirements.
- While summers in Janesville only have highs in the low-80s, the region's high humidity levels can make the hot months uncomfortable for seniors who are sensitive to heat. Winters are very cold with highs in the high-20s and lows in the teens, and the city gets about 34 inches of snow annually. These conditions can make it difficult for families to visit their loved ones in memory care.
- With an overall cost of living that is about 10 percent below the national average, Janesville is a good option for seniors who are on a tight budget. Healthcare expenses are roughly 11 percent below the national median and 16 percent below the state median, which can save seniors money on medical bills.
- While Janesville's crime rate is higher than that of 90 percent of other Wisconsin cities, it's comparable to that of similarly sized communities across the country. Residents have a one in 409 chance of being the victim of a violent crime and a one in 36 chance of being the victim of a property crime. Families should ensure that the memory care facility that they choose for their loved one has measures in place to keep residents safe and prevent wandering.
- The Janesville area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Mercyhealth Hospital and Trauma Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Janesville
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Janesville start around $4,252 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,048 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Janesville 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 Janesville
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 Janesville
Janesville 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 Janesville, please visit our Memory Care in Wisconsin page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Janesville
Janesville-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.
Other Options in Janesville, WI
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Janesville
Review of Huntington Place
I moved my father to Huntington Place. Everything that I've come in contact with and seen since he's been there has been absolutely wonderful and very much a relief for his family. It's very homey,... Read more
Review of Our House Senior Living - Janesville Memory Care
Janesville was a pleasant and nice facility. The grounds and the people appear to be very nice. A couple of daughters came to visit their mother and they're very enthusiastic about the place. They ... Read more
Review of Hawthorne Home
I am not impressed. Not a very clean or friendly environment. Activities are few and far between. Meals are usually cold. Staff is mainly on their cell phones. Administratior doesn't return phon... Read more