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Dover Memory Care Facilities

There are 8 Memory Care Facilities Facilities in Dover, DE.

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    Brookdale Dover

    Brookdale Dover’s mission is to provide excellent care in a safe, respectful and compassionate manner. The goal of Brookdale Dover is to enrich and improve the quality of life for their elderly residents.   Brookdale Dover is a Memory Care Facilities community, located in Dover, Delaware ...

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    Silver Lake Center

    Silver Lake Center is a fully-furnished senior community that provides Memory Care Facilities care to the elderly. Silver Lake Center is located in a quiet and safe neighborhood in Dover,DEon 1080 Silver Lake Blvd. Caregivers and staff members in this Memory Care Facilities facility are trained to...

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    Capitol Healthcare Services

    Capitol Healthcare Services is a Memory Care Facilities community on 1225 Walker Road that provides personal care, housing, and support services to seniors in a home-like setting.  Capitol Healthcare Services, located in Dover, Delaware and provides senior residents with personalized care and ...

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    Westminster Village Health

    Westminster Village Health is a Memory Care Facilities community conveniently located in the peaceful neighborhood of Dover, Delaware on 1175 Mckee Road. Westminster Village Health is licensed by the State of Delaware to provide Memory Care Facilities care for the elderly for up to 61 senior reside...

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    Courtland Manor

    Courtland Manor is senior care community located in the area of Dover, Delaware on 889 South Little Creek Road. Courtland Manor is a fully furnished community and licensed for up to 70 seniors in the care facility. Courtland Manor is a large Memory Care Facilities community where residents can fee...

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    Heritage at Dover

    Heritage At Dover is licensed by the State of Delaware to operate as a 80-bed care community for the elderly. Heritage At Dover is a large care community that is conveniently located in the peaceful neighborhood on 1203 Walker Road in Dover, DE. This care community is a fully-furnished, Memory Car...

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    State Street Assisted Living

    State Street Assisted Living is a Memory Care Facilities community located on 21 North State Street in a peaceful neighborhood in the city of Dover. 98 residents are allowed in this large care community and it is licensed by the state of Delaware. State Street Assisted Living offers personali...

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    Westminster Village Assisted Living

    Westminster Village Assisted Living’s mission is to provide excellent care in a safe, respectful and compassionate manner. The goal of Westminster Village Assisted Living is to enrich and improve the quality of life for their elderly residents.   Westminster Village Assisted Living is a M...

Dover, DE Memory Care Facilities



8 Memory Care facilities are located in the city of Dover, Delaware or nearby and can accommodate the needs of your Loved One suffering from Alzheimer’s. In Dover, depending on its residents’ care needs, Memory Care facilities provide special care and security to residents with memory loss, daily nutritional meals, bathing, grooming, dressing, medication management] and more.

Also, these 8 senior housing facilities can provide their residents suffering from Dementia with a locked, secure facility, family dining rooms, activity rooms, wellness programs, beauty salons, furnished rooms, outings, religious activities and more.


When Do Seniors in Dover Need It?

Seniors typically need this type of long term, dementia care in Delaware when it is unsafe to live by themselves at home, they have a tendency to wander out of their home, or they need assistance with their ADLs (Activities of Daily Living).

Residents in these types of care facilities in Dover are diagnosed with Dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease. However, depending on the care facility, there can also be independent or assisted living residents living in the home or community.


Types of Facilities in Dover

The size of a memory care facility in Dover can vary from a small, residential “Board and Care” home to a large, resort-hotel style community.


A. Small Memory Care Facilities

Description and Size

Small Board and Care Homes in Dover can accommodate residents suffering from memory loss and are diagnosed with Dementia (Alzheimer’s Disease, Parkinson’s Disease, etc.). These facilities are regular residential homes in your neighborhood that have been converted to care for 6 to 10 senior residents. These care homes are licensed by Delaware’s Department of Health & Social Services, Division of Long Term Care Residents Protection and permitted by the City of Dover.


Types of Residents

Memory Care Residents in these board and care homes prefer a “home-like” intimate setting that they are used to at home. While there are many small residential care homes in Dover that provide activities, pet and music therapy, fitness programs and more, these residents prefer to be with a smaller group of seniors. If your Love One has a tendency to wander, first check with the facility owner or administrator to review their resident safety protocol and procedure. Since safety is their number one priority, you may want to compare with other care homes in Dover or also consider a large community with a secured Memory Wing.


Caregiver to Resident Ratio

With the smaller facility size and lower number of Dementia Care residents, the Caregiver-to-Resident Ratio in a Dover Board and Care is 1 Caregiver for every 2 to 3 residents.


B. Large Memory Care Communities

Description and Size

Large Memory Care Communities in Dover will look like a large resort or hotel with 50 to 200 residents. These care facilities will usually be located in commercially zoned areas and are also regulated by Delaware’s Department of Health & Social Services, Division of Long Term Care Residents Protection. These large memory care facilities can also have a secure Memory Wing that can keep residents suffering from Alzheimer’s safe from wandering.

Some nationally recognized Memory Care Communities that may be in Dover or nearby are familiar names like Silverado Senior Living, Sunrise Senior Living, Brookdale Senior Living, Emeritus Senior Living, Atria Senior Living, Belmont Village, Senior Lifestyle, Holiday Retirement, and Five Star Senior Living to name a few.


Types of Residents

Alzheimer’s residents in a Dover Memory Care Community will typically prefer a large community due to the daily schedule of activities, higher levels of socialization with other residents, chef prepared meals, music and pet therapy, music and art classes, fitness classes and regular outings.


Caregiver to Resident Ratio

Due to the large size of the facility and higher number of residents, the typical Caregiver-to-Resident Ratio in Delaware can go from 1 Caregiver for every 6 to 12 residents.


Alzheimer’s Care Costs in Dover

The average cost of Memory Care in Dover is $$ per month (source: Genworth Financial). Whether your loved one prefers a small residential care home or a large Alzheimer’s care community, the lowest Dementia Care starts at is $$ and can go as high as $$ depending on the care needs. To find out what factors play a part of the monthly cost, Click Here.


Paying for Care

Paying for Memory Care in Dover can be done through a variety of ways. Most residents and families pay for memory care out of pocket or also called “Private Pay.” Other methods of paying for Alzheimer’s Care is through Long Term Care Insurance, Veteran’s Aid and family members.

Unfortunately, Medicare or Medicaid does not cover the costs of Memory Care. For more details and options on how you can pay for Dementia Care, Click Here.


Delaware Licensing

The 8 Memory Care Facilities in Dover are licensed, inspected and regulated by the Delaware’s Department of Health & Social Services, Division of Long Term Care Residents Protection. Their responsibilities are to have the administrators currently licensed, inspect the Alzheimer’s Care facility before it opens, ensure the facility is operating up to standards and the residents are receiving good memory care.

We encourage you to browse through our Memory Care Listings in Dover to help you narrow down your options and save time. For more free information regarding Memory Care options and pricing in Dover, please contact 877.523.6523 and a Memory Care representative will be more than happy to help you.


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