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Topsham Memory Care Facilities

There are 6 Memory Care Facilities Facilities in Topsham, ME.

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    Cadigan Lodge

    Cadigan Lodge is a 44-bed, Memory Care Facilities facility for the elderly located on 54 Governor's Way in a welcoming and friendly neighborhood of Topsham,ME. Cadigan Lodge provides personalized care and support services to seniors in a home-like environment. Cadigan Lodge is a charming large Mem...

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    Goldeneye Residence

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

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    The Governor King Community

    The Governor King Community is a Memory Care Facilities community located in Topsham,ME and assists residents in need of help with activities of daily living. The Governor King Community provides personalized care and attention to their senior residents in a comfortable and safe environment. The G...

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    Amenity Manor

    Amenity Manor is a Memory Care Facilities community conveniently located in the peaceful neighborhood of Topsham, Maine on 29 Elm St. Amenity Manor is licensed by the State of Maine to provide Memory Care Facilities care for the elderly for up to 57 senior residents. This Memory Care Facilities com...

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    Achievement House

    Achievement House is a Memory Care Facilities community located on 54 Barrows Drive in a peaceful neighborhood in the city of Topsham. 4 residents are allowed in this small care community and it is licensed by the state of Maine. Achievement House offers personalized care and assistance with ...

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    56 Elm Street

    56 Elm Street is a care community for the elderly located in a neighborhood in Topsham, Maine. This Memory Care Facilities facility has made a difference in the lives of their residents and their families for years. 56 Elm Street looks at every detail to ensure that their residents’ physical, me...

Topsham, ME Memory Care Facilities

 

OVERVIEW

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

Seniors typically need this type of long term, dementia care in Maine 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 Topsham 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 Topsham

The size of a memory care facility in Topsham 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 Topsham 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 Maine’s Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Licensing and Regulatory Services and permitted by the City of Topsham.

 

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 Topsham 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 Topsham 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 Topsham 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 Topsham 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 Maine’s Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Licensing and Regulatory Services. 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 Topsham 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 Topsham 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 Maine can go from 1 Caregiver for every 6 to 12 residents.

 

Alzheimer’s Care Costs in Topsham

The average cost of Memory Care in Topsham 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 Topsham 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.

 

Maine Licensing

The 6 Memory Care Facilities in Topsham are licensed, inspected and regulated by the Maine’s Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Licensing and Regulatory Services. 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 Topsham to help you narrow down your options and save time. For more free information regarding Memory Care options and pricing in Topsham, please contact 877.523.6523 and a Memory Care representative will be more than happy to help you.

 

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