Washington Memory Care
Cost of Washington Memory Care
The average cost of Memory Care in Washington is $3,983 per month. This is higher than the national average which is $2,958 per month.
In Washington there are 1940 Memory Care Communities. We can help you find the best matches for your needs.
Washington Memory Care Communities by City
Seattle-Tacoma/Puget Sound Area Memory Care
Other Areas in Washington
Map of Washington Memory Care Communities
Overview of Washington Memory Care FacilitiesWith stunning natural beauty including beaches, lakes, mountains and lush, evergreen forests, there might seem like nothing more to Washington retirement living than scenic views. However, seniors who choose to receive memory care in Washington enjoy close proximity to many urban amenities and services including world-class hospitals and medical research facilities. In fact, Western Washington is home to the University of Washington’s Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center in Seattle, which is supported by The National Institute on Aging. The Center recruits volunteers locally to participate in national studies that learn more about and research potential cures for Alzheimer’s disease.
Memory Care in Washington DefinedOften called Alzheimer’s care, memory care is a type of elder care focused on providing a safe and stimulating environment for seniors facing the challenges of Alzheimer’s Disease or dementia. In addition to providing room, board and assistance with the activities of daily living, such as bathing, dressing and eating, Washington memory care facilities are often specially designed to help seniors with memory loss:
- Move about the community without getting lost
- Feel less agitation and isolation
- Stay within safe, enclosed indoor and outdoor areas
- Participate in memory-stimulating activities