16 Memory Care Facilities near Madison, WI

Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Madison, WI

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Oak Park Place Madison

Provides: Memory Care
718 Jupiter Drive, Madison, WI 53718
"Welcome to Oak Park Place at Madison Options for Every Senior The full continuum of care offered at Oak Park® Place Madison includes independent living at The Arbors, assisted living in The..." More

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Brookdale Madison West

Provides: Memory Care
413 South Yellowstone Drive, Madison, WI 53719
"I looked at Brookdale Madison West for my husband. While one of the charges was for administering medicines, which was $500 a month, I really have a hard time believing that most of those people in..." More

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Sylvan Crossings of Fitchburg

Provides: Memory Care
5784 Chapel Valley Road, Madison, WI 53711
"My Dad currently lives at Sylvan Crossings and we wish we had found this facility sooner. The staff is very caring. They always treat him gently and with respect. He has dementia and is on..." More

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Cottages of Madison

Provides: Memory Care
5555 Burke Road, Madison, WI 53704
"I would not recommend The Cottages after our experience with a family member with terminal cancer at this dangerous facility for a total of a month between diagnosis and passing away. The rooms are..." More

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Tennyson Assisted Living

Provides: Memory Care
1936 Tennyson Ln Madison, WI, Madison, WI 53704
"Tennyson Assisted Living is the ideal retirement community - located blocks from Warner Park (home of the Madison Mallards) and around the corner from Northside Town Center, which offers..." More

All Saints Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
8210 Highview Dr, Madison, WI 53719
"All Saints Assisted Living, located in Madison, Wisconsin, was the home of my grandmother for the past four years. The staff there was accommodating ,attentive, kind and compassionate when working..." More

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Avalon Assisted Living & Memory Care ...

Provides: Memory Care
2879 Fish Hatchery Road, Fitchburg, WI 53713
"Looking for retirement or senior services? Are you a senior looking for a chance to give back to your community? We invite you to join us for a meal, activity, event, or respite stay to experience..." More

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Heritage Monona

Provides: Memory Care
111 Owen Road, Monona, WI 53716
"Heritage Assisted Living at Monona features space, luxury and the latest in high design in an elegant 40 apartment community. Designed and built for seniors who want to age in place with dignity...." More

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Home Again Living Waunakee

Provides: Memory Care
1120 Connery Cove, Waunakee, WI 53597
"Home Again's newest community in Waunakee is Now Open! This beautiful new location will have many new unique features like an on-site chef, in-house beauty salon, movie theater, pub and..." More

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Heritage Middleton

Provides: Memory Care
6234 Maywood Avenue, Middleton, WI 53562
"Assisted Living at Heritage Middleton offers seniors the opportunity to enjoy their current lifestyle and maintain their independence. Assisted Living features space, luxury and the latest in high..." More

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Brookdale Middleton Stonefield

Provides: Memory Care
6701 Stonefield Road, Middleton, WI 53562
"I have never seen such a connected group of families, like I have at Brookdale Middleton Stonefield. We all keep in touch and talk to each other and say hi to other family members loved ones when..." More

Attic Angel Community

Provides: Memory Care
8301 Old Sauk Rd, Middleton, WI 53562
"Refund Plan: Declining balance refund over 25 mos. Priority Assisted Living and Nursing Care on Fee-For-Service basis." More

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Homestead Living

Provides: Memory Care
1040 Quinn Drive, Waunakee, WI 53597
"Homestead runs like a family should run and my mother is treated like a family member. Homestead provides loving care for my mother and I know that the staff really loves my mother the way I..." More

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Sage Meadow of Middleton

Provides: Memory Care
5330 Century Avenue, Middleton, WI 53562
"My husband is a resident at Sage Meadows in the Memory Care Facility. He has only been there for about two months, but I am very impressed by the staff. Everyone that I have met so far has been..." More

Sage Meadow of Middleton

Provides: Memory Care
5340 Century Avenue, Middleton, WI 53562
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Provides: Memory Care
471 Prairie Way Blvd, Verona, WI 53593
"My in-laws are in Noel Manor. It is independent for one and memory care for the other. We did a lot of comparison with the other facilities, and it is a little more expensive, but it provides what..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Madison

    Madison is the capital of Wisconsin, where over 110,000 people are currently living with Alzheimer's disease. The city is home to more than 255,000 people, roughly 11 percent of whom are over the age of 65. Local families who are looking for memory care facilities for their loved one with cognitive impairments will find five facilities in the city and another nine facilities outside the city limits. Some memory care facilities are situated in assisted living facilities that meet specialized staff training requirements, while others occupy their own building. All memory care facilities in Madison are licensed and regulated by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, Bureau of Assisted Living, Division of Quality Assurance.

    • Madison is among the pricier cities in the state, with a cost of living that is about 12 percent higher than the Wisconsin average. Healthcare expenses are about 10 percent below the state average and 6 percent lower than the national average, which may appeal to seniors managing chronic conditions like dementia. 
    • Madison's rate of property crime is higher than regional, state and national averages, rating 44.9 on a scale of 1 to 100, with 1 representing low crime. The city's violent crime rate is lower than the national average, however, which may provide peace of mind for families helping their loved ones transition to memory care. 
    • Madison's air quality is fair, with the county receiving B grades for ozone pollution and short-term particle pollution from the American Lung Association. This may appeal to seniors who have respiratory conditions or cardiovascular disease.
    • The Madison area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as UW Health, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    Paying for Memory Care in Madison

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Wisconsin

    $6,113.00 Sun Prairie
    $5,573.00 Madison
    $5,140.00 Middleton
    $5,048.00 US
    $4,600.00 Waunakee
    $3,937.00 Stoughton
    $3,615.00 Fort Atkinson

    Memory Care costs in Madison start around $5,573 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 Madison 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 Madison

    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 Madison

    Madison 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 Madison, please visit our Memory Care in Wisconsin page.

    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Madison

    Madison-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 Madison

    • Review of Cottages of Madison

      I would not recommend The Cottages after our experience with a family member with terminal cancer at this dangerous facility for a total of a month between diagnosis and passing away. The rooms are... Read more

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    • Review of Brookdale Madison West

      I looked at Brookdale Madison West for my husband. While one of the charges was for administering medicines, which was $500 a month, I really have a hard time believing that most of those people in... Read more

    • Review of All Saints Memory Care

      My mother moved to All Saints, but they’re constructing a new building for assisted living, so she will have to move again in three months. The building she is in now is OK, clean, and comfortable.... Read more

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