3 Memory Care Facilities in Wisconsin Rapids, WI

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Our House Senior Living - Wisconsin R...

Provides: Memory Care
2711 12th Street South, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
"Wisconsin Rapids Memory Care was a small community, so I thought it'd be more personalized. My mom has a small dog that she was able to take with her as long as she could walk him, so it made a..." More

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Wellington Place of Biron

Provides: Memory Care
1661 South Biron Street, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 5...
" At Wellington Place at Biron we pride ourselves on our homelike atmosphere and encourage your family to become part of our family. Come in and feel the difference. Mission Statement: The..." More

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The Waterford at Wisconsin Rapids

Provides: Memory Care
491 25th Street North, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
"Count on thoughtful amenities and convenient services at The Waterford at Wisconsin Rapids. Our Assisted Living and Memory Care community offers a helping hand to residents who may appreciate..." More

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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Wisconsin Rapids

  • Review of Our House Senior Living - Wisconsin Rapids Memory Care

    Wisconsin Rapids Memory Care was a small community, so I thought it'd be more personalized. My mom has a small dog that she was able to take with her as long as she could walk him, so it made a hug... Read more

    Laura
  • Review of Our House Senior Living - Wisconsin Rapids Memory Care

    Our House was a nice place and very organized. The food was good. I used to teach art making classes to the residents, so I was there every month for a while. It was nice, and the clientele and the... Read more

    teri767518
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What to Consider About Memory Care in Wisconsin Rapids

More than 20 percent of residents in Wisconsin Rapids are seniors aged 65 or older and a substantial number require supportive care for a dementia-related illness such as Alzheimer's Disease, which an estimated 110,000 seniors in Wisconsin are affected by. 

There are three memory care facilities in Wisconsin Rapids that provide such care to seniors with dementia. The Wisconsin Department of Health Services regulates these facilities throughout the state, as well as assisted living facilities, which are subject to a similar set of rules and regulations. Because of this, both levels of care are frequently provided in the same location. 

  • The Wisconsin Rapids area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those that specialize in brain health and dementia care such as Aspirus Riverview Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness. 
  • Property crime is rampant in Wisconsin Rapids. Residents have a one in 25 chance of becoming the victim of a property crime, whereas those living in the average Wisconsin city have only a one in 55 chance. Memory care facilities have security procedures in place, but it's still important to inquire how facilities keep residents safe. 
  • In Wisconsin Rapids, winters are incredibly cold and snowy. The area has an annual snowfall amount that's nearly 10 inches more than the average U.S. city and in January, the average low temperature is only 7 degrees. Extreme weather conditions may present a risk to seniors with a tendency to wander, so it's important to make sure that memory care facilities have taken measures to prevent residents from wandering outdoors unsupervised. 
  • Families with limited funds to pay for memory care should find that Wisconsin Rapids is reasonably priced. The city's overall cost of living is nearly 20 percent below the national average and the cost of housing in the city is more than 40 percent below the national average. 


Paying for Memory Care in Wisconsin Rapids

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Wisconsin

$4,800.00 US
$4,360.00 Appleton
$4,333.00 Oshkosh
$3,969.00 Wausau
$3,658.00 Stevens Point
$3,615.00 Wisconsin Rapids
$3,000.00 Kaukauna

Memory Care costs in Wisconsin Rapids start around $3,615 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,800 per month.

It’s important to note that memory care rates in Wisconsin Rapids 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 Wisconsin Rapids

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 Wisconsin Rapids

Wisconsin Rapids 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 Wisconsin Rapids, please visit our Assisted Living in Wisconsin page.

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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Wisconsin Rapids

Wisconsin Rapids-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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