20 Memory Care Facilities in Milwaukee County, WI

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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

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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

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Layton Terrace

Provides: Memory Care
9200 W LAYTON AVE, Greenfield, WI 53228
"At every Laureate Group community, expect to find a choice of apartment styles and sizes in both independent and assisted living, numerous common spaces, and attractive grounds. But that’s just the..." More

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Heritage West Allis

Provides: Memory Care
7801 - 7901 W. National Avenue, West Allis, WI ...
"We picked Heritage Senior Living for my in-laws because a friend had her mother in there. The place is very nice and clean. The staff is helpful. The room is very clean, spacious, and very nice...." More

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Ramsey Woods

Provides: Memory Care
3210 E. Ramsey Ave., Cudahy, WI 53110
"Ramsey Woods Assisted Living offers gracious residential living in a home-like setting in Cudahy, Wisconsin. Our community is located on beautiful grounds and boasts a dedicated and knowledgeable..." More

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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

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Eastcastle Place

Provides: Memory Care
2505 East Bradford Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53211
"For 135 years and counting, Eastcastle Place has been a beautifully welcoming senior living community in the heart of Milwaukee’s East Side. What makes life rich is all within reach — from the lake..." More

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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

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Franciscan Villa

Provides: Memory Care
3601 S. Chicago Ave., South Milwaukee, WI 53172
"Franciscan Villa’s rich mission-driven history of providing quality health care in southeastern Wisconsin began over 50 years ago. We continue that tradition today as we plan new programs to meet..." More

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Azura Memory Care of Oak Creek

Provides: Memory Care
8772 S. Mayhew Drive, Oak Creek, WI 53154
"Please do not take your loved ones here. The management is absolutely horrid. The employees get no training, so then the residents don't get any proper care. Please chose somewhere else" More

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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

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Silverado North Shore

Provides: Memory Care
7800 N Greeen Bay Road, Glendale, WI 53209
"We pride ourselves on our world class science research based approach to memory care, with a non drug approach shown to improve quality of life, cognition and function. We provide memory care for..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Meadowmere & Mitchell Manor West Allis

Provides: Memory Care
2330 S. 54th Street West Allis, West Allis, WI ...
"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

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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

Caring Star 2013

St. Camillus Assisted Living

Provides: Memory Care
10101 W WISCONSIN AVE, Wauwatosa, WI 53226
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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

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Clifden Court

Provides: Memory Care
6801 W Loomis Road, Greendale, WI 53129
"Clifden Court is a family-owned assisted living campus that promotes a healthy, happy lifestyle with extraordinary care and amenities. Our care team puts resident needs first every day with the..." More

Creek Side Terrace

Provides: Memory Care
8861 South 13th Street, , Oak Creek, WI 53154
"This is a small (25 residents) assisted living facility that focuses on memory care. Large private rooms with full bath are personalized with favorite furniture and decorations, Two large living..." More

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

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Autumn Leaves of Franklin

Provides: Memory Care
9201 W. Drexel Avenue, Franklin, WI 53132
"Autumn Leaves&reg of Franklin is an assisted living community. We focus exclusively on memory care, providing care that's based on the most up-to-date research, for our residents with..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Milwaukee County

    Milwaukee County has over 950,000 residents, including a senior community that comprises over 13 percent of the population. According to data published by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, about 13 percent of seniors on Medicare here have Alzheimer's disease or dementia. Because dementia is a growing problem in Milwaukee County, the county is striving to create a dementia-capable community with resources and support for residents with dementia and their caregivers. 

    Families seeking memory care services in Milwaukee County find more than a dozen local facilities that provide specialized care for those with dementia. In this county, as in the rest of Wisconsin, memory care services are provided within community-based residential facilities and are regulated by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services

    • In Milwaukee County, the American Lung Association reports that short-term particle pollution levels are very low but ozone pollution levels are very high. Because air quality may affect the health of seniors, particularly those with cardiovascular or respiratory conditions, this may be a consideration for some families researching local memory care options.  
    • Milwaukee County seniors do not pay state income tax on income from Social Security benefits or public pensions, which may allow them to budget more money toward local memory care expenses. Other types of retirement income, including withdrawals from 401(k) accounts and disbursements from private pensions, are fully taxable.  
    • Milwaukee County's cost of living is slightly below state and national averages. Healthcare costs, including the cost of doctor's visits and hospital stays, are on par with the state average and a little higher than the national average. This may make this county a financially feasible option for budget-conscious families searching for memory care services. 
    • Over the course of a year, temperatures in Milwaukee County range between 15 degrees and 80 degrees, which is a little cooler than overall national average temperatures. The region receives about 46 inches of annual snowfall, versus the national average of 26 inches, which may make winter travel difficult for families visiting loved ones in local memory care facilities. 


    Paying for Memory Care in Milwaukee County

    Average Monthly Costs

    Counties in Wisconsin

    $5,674.00 Waukesha County
    $5,539.00 Milwaukee County
    $5,319.00 Racine County
    $4,956.00 Ozaukee County
    $4,864.00 US
    $4,733.00 Kenosha County
    $4,471.00 Washington County
    $4,137.00 Jefferson County

    Memory Care costs in Milwaukee County start around $5,539 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 Milwaukee County 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 County

    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 Milwaukee County

    Milwaukee County 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 Milwaukee County, please visit our Memory Care in Wisconsin page.

    Directory of Winners in the Milwaukee County Area


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Milwaukee County

    Milwaukee County-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 Milwaukee County

    • Review of Heritage West Allis

      We picked Heritage Senior Living for my in-laws because a friend had her mother in there. The place is very nice and clean. The staff is helpful. The room is very clean, spacious, and very nice. I'... Read more

      Beth
    • Review of Azura Memory Care of Oak Creek

      Please do not take your loved ones here. The management is absolutely horrid. The employees get no training, so then the residents don't get any proper care. Please chose somewhere else Read more

      SunFlower66
    • Review of Azura Memory Care of Oak Creek

      Azura Memory Care of Oak Creek was wonderful, but they're still holding a $1,000 deposit and have never gotten back to me. They said that they lost their nurse and were going to replace her/him and... Read more

      Steven
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