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West Virginia Memory Care

Fairmont, WV (West Virginia) is seen from the Monogahela River.Memory care is a specialized type of elder care tailored specifically for the unique needs of seniors who have been given a medical diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease or other recognized forms of dementia.

In West Virginia there are 5 Memory Care Facilities. We can help you find the best matches for your needs.

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West Virginia Memory Care Facilities by Region

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Other Areas in West Virginia

Charleston, Parkersburg

Map of West Virginia Memory Care Facilities

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Overview of West Virginia Memory Care

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With a higher percentage of seniors than in many others states, it has been estimated that by the year 2025 there will be a 25% increase in Alzheimer's patients in West Virginia. Fortunately there are also many resources to assist the West Virginia memory care community cope with this disease. The Blanchette Rockefeller Neurosciences Institute is a not-for-profit organization focused on the study and treatment of memory disorders. This organization manages the West Virginia Alzheimer's Disease Registry, an online database of useful information and resources. There is also the Alzheimer's Association, West Virginia Chapter, which connects individuals with support groups and community education.

Memory Care in West Virginia Defined

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West Virginia memory care facilities offer the ideal option for seniors experiencing memory loss and a decline in cognitive ability. They provide the safety features needed to keep residents secure while they are able to socialize and explore their environment. While memory care can be provided in a specific, stand-alone facility that only caters to seniors with memory loss, it can also be offered as part of the services at an assisted living facility or care home, which offer personal assistance with life’s daily activities to seniors who can longer care independently for themselves.

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