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Portland Memory Care Facilities

There are 83 Memory Care Facilities Facilities in Portland, OR.

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    Park Place Assisted Living Community

    Park Place Assisted Living Community is senior care community located in the area of Portland, Oregon on 8445 SW Hemlock. Park Place Assisted Living Community is a fully furnished community and licensed for up to 25 seniors in the care facility. Park Place Assisted Living Community is a large Memo...

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    Premier Living Center

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

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    Hope N Care

    Hope N Care’s mission is to provide excellent care in a safe, respectful and compassionate manner. The goal of Hope N Care is to enrich and improve the quality of life for their elderly residents.   Hope N Care is a Memory Care Facilities community, located in Portland, Oregon on 12045 SE...

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    Firwood Gardens

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

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    Encore Senior Village at Portland

    Encore Senior Village At Portland is a Memory Care Facilities community on 1808 SE 182nd Avenue that provides personal care, housing, and support services to seniors in a home-like setting.  Encore Senior Village At Portland, located in Portland, Oregon and provides senior residents with perso...

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    Calaroga Terrace

    Calaroga Terrace is a Memory Care Facilities community located on 1400 NE Second Avenue in a peaceful neighborhood in the city of Portland. 25 residents are allowed in this large care community and it is licensed by the state of Oregon. Calaroga Terrace offers personalized care and assistance...

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    Avamere at Bethany

    Avamere At Bethany is a Memory Care Facilities community located in Portland,OR and assists residents in need of help with activities of daily living. Avamere At Bethany provides personalized care and attention to their senior residents in a comfortable and safe environment. Avamere At Bethany is ...

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    Asa Care

    Asa Care’s mission is to provide excellent care in a safe, respectful and compassionate manner. The goal of Asa Care is to enrich and improve the quality of life for their elderly residents.   Asa Care is a Memory Care Facilities community, located in Portland, Oregon on 12032 SE Holgate ...

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    Holladay Park Plaza

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

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    Cornerstone Care Option

    Cornerstone Care Option is a beautiful Memory Care Facilities facility that is committed to improving each resident’s quality of life. This is done through the dedication of the care staff at Cornerstone Care Option. The staff is determined in providing the highest-levels of senior care services ...

Portland, OR Memory Care Facilities

 

OVERVIEW

83 Memory Care facilities are located in the city of Portland, Oregon or nearby and can accommodate the needs of your Loved One suffering from Alzheimer’s. In Portland, 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 83 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 Portland Need It?

Seniors typically need this type of long term, dementia care in Oregon 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 Portland 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 Portland

The size of a memory care facility in Portland 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 Portland 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 Oregon’s Department of Human Services, Seniors and People with Disabilities and permitted by the City of Portland.

 

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 Portland 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 Portland 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 Portland 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 Portland 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 Oregon’s Department of Human Services, Seniors and People with Disabilities. 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 Portland 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 Portland 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 Oregon can go from 1 Caregiver for every 6 to 12 residents.

 

Alzheimer’s Care Costs in Portland

The average cost of Memory Care in Portland 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 Portland 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.

 

Oregon Licensing

The 83 Memory Care Facilities in Portland are licensed, inspected and regulated by the Oregon’s Department of Human Services, Seniors and People with Disabilities. 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 Portland to help you narrow down your options and save time. For more free information regarding Memory Care options and pricing in Portland, please contact 877.523.6523 and a Memory Care representative will be more than happy to help you.

 

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