11 Memory Care Facilities near Milwaukee, WI

2 Memory Care Facilities in Milwaukee, WI


New Perspective | North Shore

Provides: Memory Care
8875 N. 60th Street, Milwaukee, WI 53223
"New Perspective | North Shore elegantly serves seniors throughout the Milwaukee North Shore area. Shopping, parks and Lake Michigan are just minutes away. You can either drive yourself or use our..." More


St. Anne's Salvatorian Campus

Provides: Memory Care
3800 North 92nd Street, Milwaukee, WI 53222
"We offer a full spectrum of services: assisted living (residential care apartment complex), enhanced assisted living (community based residential facility), short-term rehab, long-term skilled..." More

9 Memory Care Facilities near Milwaukee, WI

Caring Star 2019

Harbour Village

Provides: Memory Care
5700 Mockingbird Lane, Greendale, WI 53129
"My husband moved into Harbour Village. It’s very nice, and the care is great. There were not too many people, so everybody gets personalized attention. The food is good, the place is clean, and..." More

Caring Star 2015

Oak Park Place Wauwatosa

Provides: Memory Care
1621 Rivers Bend, Wauwatosa, WI 53226
"Welcome to Oak Park Place Wauwatosa Options for Every Senior The full continuum of care offered at Oak Park® Place Wauwatosa includes independent living at The Arbors, assisted living in The..." More


Heritage Senior Living West Allis

Provides: Memory Care
7801 - 7901 W. National Avenue, West Allis, WI ...
"Assisted Living at Heritage West Allis offers seniors the opportunity to enjoy their current lifestyle and maintain their independence. With choices between studio, one or two bedroom apartments,..." More


HarborChase of Shorewood

Provides: Memory Care
1111 East Capitol Drive, Shorewood, WI 53211
"Welcome to HarborChase of Shorewood Assisted Living and Memory Care, a special place where senior living is celebrated each and every day. Here, you'll discover a variety of stimulating programs,..." More


Laurel Oaks

Provides: Memory Care
1700 W Bender Rd, Glendale, WI 53209
"My husband is in Laurel Oaks. By the nature of his disease, he is very unhappy. But the place itself and what they offer is as good as can be considering the type of clientele they have. I always..." More


Heartis Village North Shore

Provides: Memory Care
100 W. River Woods Parkway, Glendale, WI 53212
"Opening May 2019 Brand new Assisted Living and A Knew Day® Memory Support community where our residents experience an engaging lifestyle where they can Be Inspired. Every Day. We offer an..." More

Caring Star 2016

Meadowmere & Mitchell Manor West Allis

Provides: Memory Care
5301 West Lincoln Avenue, West Allis, WI 53219
"Meadowmere & Mitchell Manor West Allis offers compassionate senior care in West Allis, WI. We strive to create a home-like atmosphere where you and your loved ones can feel secure. Our warm,..." More

Caring Star 2013

St. Camillus Assisted Living

Provides: Memory Care
10101 W WISCONSIN AVE, Wauwatosa, WI 53226
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Close to Home Senior Care

Provides: Memory Care
12231 W Bluemound Rd, Wauwatosa, WI 53226
"I’ve been to Close To Home. It’s a very nice place with nice facilities, reasonable rates, and Alzheimer’s patients, of whom some assisted living places do not take. You can have a private or..." More

Memory Care near Milwaukee, WI

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What to Consider About Memory Care in Milwaukee

Milwaukee is the largest city in the state of Wisconsin with a population of close to 600,000. Ten percent of the people who live in the city are 65 and older, some of whom have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia. These totals are included in the 110,000 individuals in the state who have some form of cognitive impairment.

In Milwaukee, the Aurora Health Care offers excellent care for those who have some form of memory loss. There are also 14 memory care facilities located close by for those who require a secure home and individualized personal care. Regulated by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, community-based residential facilities (CBRFs) may serve persons with dementia depending on their treatment needs.

  • For individuals living in Milwaukee, Wisconsin is a moderately-friendly tax state for seniors. Social Security retirement benefits are not taxed, while income from retirement accounts like IRAs and 401ks are taxed at moderate rates. This may leave more money for seniors to pay for memory care an assisted living.
  • The cost of living index in Milwaukee is 90, which is lower than the national average of 100. This is also lower than the state average of 98. Families with seniors living in memory care facilities may find there is more money left over after paying for assisted living and other necessities.
  • Milwaukee has mild summers with average July highs around 81 degrees. This may be ideal for seniors who can’t tolerate the heat and humidity in warmer climates. Winters are long and cold with average January lows around 15. The city gets around 45 inches of snow per year, which is higher than the national average of 26 inches.
  • Families with seniors living in memory care facilities may feel unsafe with visiting due to the high rate of overall crime in the city. Crime in Milwaukee is 96 percent higher than the national average. Individuals have a one in 19 chance of becoming a victim of any type of crime.

Paying for Memory Care in Milwaukee

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Wisconsin

$6,070.00 Brookfield
$5,907.00 Wauwatosa
$5,500.00 Greendale
$4,800.00 West Allis
$4,799.00 US
$4,600.00 Oak Creek
$4,347.00 New Berlin

Memory Care costs in Milwaukee start around $0 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,799 per month.

It’s important to note that memory care rates in Milwaukee 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 Milwaukee

Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Wisconsin page. Financial Assistance in Wisconsin Financial Assistance in Wisconsin

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 Milwaukee

Milwaukee and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living 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 Milwaukee, please visit our Assisted Living in Wisconsin page.

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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Milwaukee

Milwaukee-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Wisconsin are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Wisconsin page for more information about these laws.

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