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Mount Pleasant Memory Care Facilities

There are 6 Memory Care Facilities Facilities in Mount Pleasant, IA.

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    SunnyBrook Ashford Park

    As a care community for the elderly, the goal of Sunnybrook Ashford Park is to provide quality Memory Care Facilities to their senior residents. Sunnybrook Ashford Park aims to provide a safe, loving and enriching environment for their residents. Whether it’s help with bathing, eating, dressing...

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    Pleasant Manor Care Center

    Pleasant Manor Care Center’s mission is to provide excellent care in a safe, respectful and compassionate manner. The goal of Pleasant Manor Care Center is to enrich and improve the quality of life for their elderly residents.   Pleasant Manor Care Center is a Memory Care Facilities commu...

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    The Willows Assisted Living

    The Willows Assisted Living is a -bed, Memory Care Facilities facility for the elderly located on 700 East Arbor Ln in a welcoming and friendly neighborhood of Mount Pleasant,IA. The Willows Assisted Living provides personalized care and support services to seniors in a home-like environment. The ...

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    Henry Co Care Facility RCF

    Henry Co Care Facility Rcf is a Memory Care Facilities community located on 915 S. Iris Street Ste. 101 in a peaceful neighborhood in the city of Mount Pleasant.  residents are allowed in this care community and it is licensed by the state of Iowa. Henry Co Care Facility Rcf offers personali...

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    Henry County Health Center

    Henry County Health Center is a Memory Care Facilities community located on 401 South Van Buren in a peaceful neighborhood in the city of Mount Pleasant. 49 residents are allowed in this large care community and it is licensed by the state of Iowa. Henry County Health Center offers personaliz...

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    Arbor Court

    As a large care community for the elderly, the goal of Arbor Court is to provide quality Memory Care Facilities to their senior residents. Arbor Court aims to provide a safe, loving and enriching environment for their residents. Whether it’s help with bathing, eating, dressing up, getting up and...

Mount Pleasant, IA Memory Care Facilities

 

OVERVIEW

6 Memory Care facilities are located in the city of Mount Pleasant, Iowa or nearby and can accommodate the needs of your Loved One suffering from Alzheimer’s. In Mount Pleasant, 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 6 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 Mount Pleasant Need It?

Seniors typically need this type of long term, dementia care in Iowa 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 Mount Pleasant 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 Mount Pleasant

The size of a memory care facility in Mount Pleasant 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 Mount Pleasant 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 Iowa’s Department of Inspections and Appeals, Adult Services Bureau and permitted by the City of Mount Pleasant.

 

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 Mount Pleasant 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 Mount Pleasant 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 Mount Pleasant 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 Mount Pleasant 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 Iowa’s Department of Inspections and Appeals, Adult Services Bureau. 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 Mount Pleasant 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 Mount Pleasant 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 Iowa can go from 1 Caregiver for every 6 to 12 residents.

 

Alzheimer’s Care Costs in Mount Pleasant

The average cost of Memory Care in Mount Pleasant 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 Mount Pleasant 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.

 

Iowa Licensing

The 6 Memory Care Facilities in Mount Pleasant are licensed, inspected and regulated by the Iowa’s Department of Inspections and Appeals, Adult Services Bureau. 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 Mount Pleasant to help you narrow down your options and save time. For more free information regarding Memory Care options and pricing in Mount Pleasant, please contact 877.523.6523 and a Memory Care representative will be more than happy to help you.

 

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