The 10 Best Memory Care Facilities in Middleton, WI for 2023
Also serving communities of Cross Plains, Richland Center.
There are 18 Memory Care Facilities in the Middleton area, with 6 in Middleton and 12 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Middleton is $5,565 per month. This is higher than the national median of $5,500. Cheaper nearby regions include Waunakee with an average starting cost of $4,100.
To help you with your search, browse the 35 reviews below for memory care facilities in Middleton. On average, consumers rate memory care in Middleton 3.9 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Madison with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars.
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Directory of Memory Care Facilities in Middleton, WI
What to Consider About Memory Care in Middleton
Middleton has nearly 20,000 residents and a senior community that makes up about 15 percent of the population. In this city, it's estimated that one in eight seniors are living with Alzheimer's disease or dementia. In response, many local businesses have provided dementia-friendly training for their employees and incorporated environmental changes to aid customers with dementia, earning the city the distinction of being the first community in the county to become dementia-friendly.
Middleton has five memory care facilities, and there are eight more in nearby communities. These facilities are generally located within community-based residential facilities and are licensed by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services.
- In Wisconsin, Social Security and public pension income are not taxed at the state level, but all other types of retirement income are fully taxable. This may affect how much seniors and families have to put toward memory care expenses in Middleton.
- Middleton's overall cost of living is about 25 percent higher than the state and national medians, though health care expenses are about 5 percent lower than the national average and 10 percent below the state average. Lower medical bills may allow for more money in the memory care budget.
- Middleton is rated safer than 46 percent of U.S. cities of all sizes and is notably safer than most similarly sized American cities. While the property crime rate is on par with the national average, the rate of violent crimes is significantly lower. This may provide peace of mind for families with loved ones in memory care in Middleton.
- Middleton's climate is rated 41 out of 100 on Sperling's Comfort Index, compared to the overall national score of 54. The rating is due to the area's relatively high levels of humidity during the summer months and its chilly year-round climate. The region gets 41 inches of annual snowfall, which may be a concern for families who travel locally to visit loved ones in memory care.
Paying for Memory Care in Middleton
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Middleton start around $5,565 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,745 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Middleton 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 Middleton
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 Middleton
Middleton 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 Middleton, please visit our Memory Care in Wisconsin page.
Directory of Winners in the Middleton Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Middleton
Middleton-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 Middleton, WI
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Middleton
Review of Cardinal View Senior Living
We went to Cardinal View Senior Living. It is a new facility, so it was very nice and spacious and clean, and there weren't any smells. All of the bedrooms seemed to be closer to the common areas, ... Read more
Review of Cardinal View Senior Living
Everything about Cardinal View Senior Living is very good. The food could use an upgrade, but everything else, including the staff, is very good. My wife is in the memory care and their facilities ... Read more
Review of Brookdale Middleton Stonefield
I liked Brookdale Middleton Stonefield best. I liked the layout of the facility and I liked the staff members that I met. It's all on one floor and the person that's staying there can walk around. ... Read more