2 Memory Care Facilities in Menomonie, WI
Also serving communities of Barron.
The average cost of memory care in Menomonie is $4,075 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,790. Cheaper nearby regions include New Richmond with an average starting cost of $3,975.
To help you with your search, browse the 1 review below for memory care facilities in Menomonie. On average, consumers rate memory care in Menomonie 4.0 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Eau Claire with an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped thousands of families find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Menomonie, call (855) 863-8283.
What to Consider About Memory Care in Menomonie
In Menomonie, Wisconsin, 12 percent of the population is made up of seniors aged 65 and older. Many seniors in the area require care for dementia-related disorders such as Alzheimer's Disease, which an estimated 110,000 Wisconsin residents have been diagnosed with.
There are two memory care facilities in the Menomonie area. These facilities are regulated by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, which provides a similar set of rules and regulations for both memory care and assisted living facilities. As such, it's not uncommon for facilities in the state to provide both levels of care.
Property crime rates in Menomonie are well above the state average. While the average city in Wisconsin has only 18.08 property crimes per 1,000 residents each year, Menomonie has 27.88 per 1,000 residents. It's important to discuss security with memory care facilities to learn their specific proceduresto protect residents from crime.
- The cost of living in Menomonie is nearly 10 percent below that of the average U.S. city. Families of seniors who have limited funding for memory care may find that facilities in the area are budget-friendly.
- The Menomonie area is known for its harsh winters. In January, which is typically the coldest month of the year, average low temperatures are only 6 degrees. Annual snowfall in the area is 10 inches above the national average. Its important to make sure that memory care facilities have measures in place to prevent seniors from wandering outdoors unsupervised, particularly during cold spells.
- The Menomonie area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those that specialize in brain health and dementia care such as Mayo Health Clinic, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Menomonie
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Menomonie start around $4,075 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,864 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Menomonie 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 Menomonie
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 Menomonie
Menomonie 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 Menomonie, please visit our Memory Care in Wisconsin page.
Directory of Winners in the Menomonie Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Menomonie
Menomonie-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 Menomonie, WI
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Menomonie
Review of Our House Senior Living - Menomonie Memory Care
I thought that this is a medium-quality living facility. I agree that my grandfather's living space was adequate, but there were some basic necessities absent that he needed such as adequate lighti... Read more