The 5 Best Memory Care Facilities in Rock County, WI for 2023
The average cost of memory care in Rock County is $4,111 per month. This is lower than the national median of $5,500.
To help you with your search, browse the 16 reviews below for memory care facilities in Rock County. On average, consumers rate memory care in Rock County 3.8 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Winnebago County with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 5 families in Rock County find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Rock County, call (855) 863-8283.
Directory of Memory Care Facilities in Rock County, WI
What to Consider About Memory Care in Rock County
Rock County is situated near the Illinois-Wisconsin border in the south-central region of Wisconsin and has a little over 162,000 residents, about 16 percent of whom are 65 and over. In this county, roughly one in 10 seniors who are Medicare beneficiaries are living with Alzheimer's disease or dementia.
To accommodate seniors with dementia, Rock County has six memory care facilities, including three facilities in Janesville, two in Clinton and one in Beloit. In Rock County, as in the rest of the state, memory care services are typically provided in community-based residential facilities.
- In Wisconsin, seniors do not pay state income tax on income from public pensions or Social Security, which may let those who rely on these income sources put more money toward memory care expenses in Rock County. Other types of retirement income, including withdrawals from retirement accounts and private pensions, are fully taxed.
- Rock County was given an F for ozone pollution from the American Lung Association. Breathing in this type of pollution can worsen certain respiratory conditions like asthma and COPD, which may be a consideration for some families seeking memory care for a loved one in this county.
- Rock County is a very affordable place to live, with overall living expenses and healthcare expenses both coming in well below state and national averages. Memory care may be more affordable here, which may appeal to families and seniors with restrictive memory care budgets.
- Rock County has a relatively cool climate, with year-round temperatures ranging between 12 degrees and 83 degrees, versus the national averages of 23 degrees and 86 degrees. The region receives an average of 34 inches of annual snowfall, which is several inches higher than the national average and may make seasonal travel more difficult for families visiting loved ones in local memory care.
Paying for Memory Care in Rock County
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Rock County start around $4,111 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 Rock 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 Rock 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 Rock County
Rock 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 Rock County, please visit our Memory Care in Wisconsin page.
Directory of Winners in the Rock County Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Rock County
Rock 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.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Rock County
Review of Azura Memory Care of Beloit
The rooms are adequate for the sleeping quarters. The residents are encouraged to come out of their rooms so as to not self-isolate themselves which I loved. The staff are so knowledgeable with Dem... Read more
Review of Huntington Place
Huntington Place seemed homey compared to another facility that I have visited. It seemed much nicer because they had fireplaces. The rooms seemed very clean, and the facility seemed very friendly.... Read more
Review of Azura Memory Care of Beloit
My tour experience with Azura Memory Care of Beloit was fine. The director was very thorough. The facility was clean and the residents were well cared for. The staff during the tour was very polite... Read more