• AlzheimersNet is your guide to memory care in Des Moines, IA. Memory care facilities offer housing and care for older adults with Alzheimer's disease and other kinds of dementia. Memory care empowers seniors who have memory loss to stay as active and engaged as they possibly can, while living in a dignified, safe and secure setting. Our local Senior Living Advisors are expert in memory care in Des Moines, IA and nearby cities. After an initial consultation, your advisor will prepare a list of memory care communities that fit your loved one's essential imperatives for care and living preferences, as well as your family's budget.

    Memory Care Costs in Des Moines, IA

    Price varies widely depending on location, care required, size of the resident's living space and the level of luxury at the community. The price of memory care in Des Moines ranges from $1,525 to $5,790 a month.

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    * The costs above represent the AVERAGE monthly cost of memory care for a one person bedroom in that city.
  • Facts about Des Moines

    Neighborhoods in Des Moines include: Downtown Des Moines.

    The official website for the city of Des Moines is http://www.dmgov.org/.

    Des Moines is represented by Senate David Youngand House Frank Cownie.

    Des Moines is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Iowa. It is also the county seat of Polk County. A small portion of the city extends into Warren County. It was incorporated on September 22, 1851, as Fort Des Moines which was shortened to "Des Moines" in 1857. It is named after the Des Moines River, which may have been adapted from the French Riviere des Moines, meaning "River of the Monks". The city's population was 203,433 as of the 2010 census. The five-county metropolitan area is ranked 91st in terms of population in the United States with 599,789 residents according to the 2013 estimate by the United States Census Bureau.Des Moines is a major center of the U.S. insurance industry and has a sizable financial services and publishing business base. In fact, Des Moines was credited as the "number one spot for U.S. insurance companies" in a Business Wire article and named the third largest "insurance capital" of the world. The city is the headquarters for the Principal Financial Group, Athene USA insurance, the Meredith Corporation, Ruan Transportation, EMC Insurance Companies, and Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield. Other major corporations such as Wells Fargo, Voya Financial, Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company, ACE Limited, Marsh, Monsanto and Pioneer Hi-Bred have large operations in or near the metro area. In recent years Microsoft, Hewlett Packard and Facebook have established data processing and logistical facilities in the Des Moines metro. Forbes magazine ranked Des Moines as the "Best Place for Business" in both 2010 and 2013. In 2014, NBC ranked Des Moines as the "Wealthiest City in America" according to its criteria.Des Moines is an important city in U.S. presidential politics because it is the capital of Iowa, which is home to the first caucuses of the presidential primary cycle. Hence, many presidential candidates set up campaign headquarters in Des Moines. A 2007 article in The New York Times stated "if you have any desire to witness presidential candidates in the most close-up and intimate of settings, there is arguably no better place to go than Des Moines".



Communities offering memory care in Des Moines

5815 SE 27th Street, Des Moines, IA 50320
The minimum allowable age of residents is 18, a podiatrist visits the community to address any issues related to your feet, staff is trained to deal with any exit seeking behaviors that might present themselves handled, full-service medication administration is available, and this community provides complimentary transportation.
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1611 27th Street, Des Moines, IA 50310
The minimum allowable age of residents is 65, a visiting dentist helps residents maintain their dental health, trained staff can assist with injectable medication, transportation at cost can be arranged, and wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location.
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2210 East Park Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50320
Caregiver staff can deal with any wandering issues memory care residents may have, the community can handle injectable medicine, this community provides complimentary transportation, respite care is offered, and this community was built in 2014.
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Other communities in Des Moines
Calvin Community
4210 Hickman Rd, Des Moines, IA 50310
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LifeSpace Communities
100 E Grand Ave # 230, Des Moines, IA 50309
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Luther Care Services
2824 E 16th St, Des Moines, IA 50316
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Luther Park
1555 Hull Ave, Des Moines, IA 50316
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Scottish Rite Park
2909 Woodland Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312
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The Gardens/The Lindens at Luther Park
2910 E. 16th Street, Des Moines, IA 50316
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Trinity Center
1555 Hull Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50316
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Wesley Acres
3520 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312
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1611 27th Street, Des Moines, IA 50310 1.12 mi away
The minimum allowable age of residents is 65, speech therapy is offered via a speech therapist who comes to the community regularly, the facility has staff that can help residents with insulin to manage diabetic needs, staff is trained to deal with any exit seeking behaviors that might present themselves handled, and residents can arrange for a room at this community that will allow them to live in this location whatever their healthcare needs are and become.
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5915 Sutton Place, Urbandale, IA 50322 4.77 mi away
Pet care is available for residents, there is a physician on call, the Bickford of Urbandale is specifically equipped to handle memory care and behavioral issues, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, and full tubs are available.
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8525 Urbandale Ave, Urbandale, IA 50322 5.42 mi away
Delicious meals are provided to residents, professional nurses are on staff to help you, the property has a nurse that is able to administer injectable medicine, residents can arrange for a room at this community that will allow them to live in this location whatever their healthcare needs are and become, and the community is licensed for 66 residents.
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1500 Edgewater Drive, Pleasant Hill, IA 50327 5.48 mi away
The minimum allowable age of residents is 50, caregiver employees can deal with any wandering issues memory care residents may have, complimentary transportation is at the disposal of residents, respite care is offered, and this community was built in 2007.
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5815 SE 27th Street, Des Moines, IA 50320 6.03 mi away
Delicious and nutritious meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, nurses are on staff, staff can help residents monitor their blood sugar, this community provides complimentary transportation, and residents can arrange for a room at this community that will allow them to live in this location whatever their healthcare needs are and become.
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6132 Northeast 12th Avenue, Pleasant Hill, IA 50327 7.29 mi away
Professional nurses are on staff to help you, physical therapy can be done without leaving the community by a visiting physical therapist, this community has been built specifically for memory and dementia care, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, and respite care is offered.
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5050 Hawthorne Dr, West Des Moines, IA 50265 7.79 mi away
A podiatrist visits the community to address any issues related to your feet, high tech wander guards can prevent residents from exiting the property, the Bickford of West Des Moines is has particular expertise to handle memory care and behavioral issues, this community has been built specifically to support memory and dementia care, and caregivers at Bickford of West Des Moines are trained to spot potential disorientation presented by residents.
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1275 SW State Street, Ankeny, IA 50023 8.12 mi away
The community is secured for the safety of residents that might be prone to wander, caregiver employees can deal with any wandering issues a member of the community may have, this property administers patient medications, respite care is offered, and residents can arrange for a room at this community that will allow them to live in this location whatever their healthcare needs are and become.
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12605 Woodlands Parkway, Clive, IA 50325 8.2 mi away
Appetizing meals are provided to residents, the minimum allowable age of residents is 55, there is a doctor on call, transportation at cost can be arranged, and this community was built in 2003.
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1650 SE Holiday Crest Circle, Waukee, IA 50263 10.71 mi away
The facility has staff that can help you with your insulin to manage diabetic needs, high tech wander guards are installed to prevent memory care residents from wandering off the property, caregivers at Legacy Pointe Senior Living are trained to spot potential disorientation presented by residents, caregiver employees can deal with any wandering issues a member of the community may have, and this community was built in 2006.
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601 Hawthorne Crossing Drive SE, Bondurant, IA 50035 11.51 mi away
A podiatrist visits the community to address any issues related to your feet, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, resident parking is available to residents who drive, this community provides complimentary transportation, and respite care is offered.
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604 E Hillcrest Ave, Indianola, IA 50125 15.91 mi away
The minimum allowable age of residents is 55, the Vintage Hills of Indianola is specifically equipped to handle memory care and behavioral issues, staff is trained to deal with any wandering behaviors that may need to be handled, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, and residents can arrange for a room at this community that will allow them to live in this location whatever their healthcare needs are and become.
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1302 E 2nd Ave, Indianola, IA 50125 17.49 mi away
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608 S. 15th Street, Indianola, IA 50125 17.88 mi away
Caring nurses are on staff to help you, physical therapy is handled by the physical therapist that makes regular visits to this property, this community administers patient medications, this community provides complimentary transportation, and respite care is offered.
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501 12th St, Perry, IA 50220 29.34 mi away
Kosher food is provided, the minimum allowable age of residents is 55, the facility has staff that can help residents with insulin to manage diabetic needs, caregivers at Perry Lutheran Home Spring Valley Campus can address potential disorientation presented by residents, and aging in place allows residents to remain in one location as their care needs change.
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2323 Willis Ave, Perry, IA 50220 29.34 mi away
High tech wander guards are installed to prevent memory care residents from wandering off the property, the community is secured for the safety of residents that might be prone to wander, the Perry Lutheran Home Willis Avenue Campus is has particular expertise to handle memory care and behavioral issues, trained staff can assist with injectable medication, and the property has a nurse that is able to administer injectable medicine.
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1642 South G Avenue, Nevada, IA 50201 29.42 mi away
An occupational therapist visits and helps residents, the facility has staff that can help you with your insulin to manage diabetic needs, staff monitors medication and reminds residents when it’s time to take them, hospice is an option available at this location, and respite care is offered.
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110 North 5th Avenue West, Newton, IA 50208 30.44 mi away
Staff can help residents monitor their blood sugar, high tech wander guards are installed to prevent memory care residents from wandering off the property, resident parking is available to residents who drive, residents can arrange for a room at this community that will allow them to live in this location whatever their healthcare needs are and become, and this community was built in 2004.
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2602 Fifield Rd, Pella, IA 50219 37.55 mi away
A podiatrist visits the community to address any issues related to your feet, caregiver staff can deal with any wandering issues memory care residents may have, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, hospice is an option available at this location, and the staff speaks Dutch in the community.
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