• This is your guide to memory care in Des Moines, IA. Memory care facilities provide housing and care for seniors with Alzheimer's disease and other kinds of dementia. Memory care empowers seniors who have memory loss to stay as active and engaged as possible, while living in a dignified, safe and secure setting. Our local Senior Living Advisors are widely knowledgeable about dementia care in Des Moines, IA and nearby cities. After an initial assessment, your advisor will send you a list of memory care facilities that most closely match your loved one's individual priorities for care and living preferences, as well as your family's budget.

    Memory Care Costs in Des Moines, IA

    Price varies widely depending on location, care required, size of the resident's living space and the level of luxury at the community. The price of memory care in Des Moines ranges from $1,525 to $5,790 a month.

    Cities near Des Moines, IA offering memory care options
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    * The costs above represent the AVERAGE monthly cost of memory care for a one person bedroom in that city.
  • Facts about Des Moines

    Neighborhoods in Des Moines include: Downtown Des Moines.

    The official website for the city of Des Moines is http://www.dmgov.org/.

    Des Moines is represented by Senate David Youngand House Frank Cownie.

    Des Moines /dɨˈmɔɪn/ is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Iowa. It is also the county seat of Polk County. A small portion of the city extends into Warren County. It was incorporated on September 22, 1851, as Fort Des Moines which was shortened to "Des Moines" in 1857. It is named after the Des Moines River, which may have been adapted from the French Rivière des Moines, meaning "River of the Monks". The city's population was 203,433 as of the 2010 census. The five-county metropolitan area is ranked 91st in terms of population in the United States with 599,789 residents according to the 2013 estimate by the United States Census Bureau.Des Moines is a major center of the U.S. insurance industry and has a sizable financial services and publishing business base. In fact, Des Moines was credited as the "number one spot for U.S. insurance companies" in a Business Wire article and named the third largest "insurance capital" of the world. The city is the headquarters for the Principal Financial Group, Athene USA insurance, the Meredith Corporation, Ruan Transportation, EMC Insurance Companies, and Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield. Other major corporations such as Wells Fargo, Voya Financial, Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company, ACE Limited, Marsh, Monsanto and Pioneer Hi-Bred have large operations in or near the metro area. In recent years Microsoft, Hewlett Packard and Facebook have established data processing and logistical facilities in the Des Moines metro. Forbes magazine ranked Des Moines as the "Best Place for Business" in both 2010 and 2013. In 2014, NBC ranked Des Moines as the "Wealthiest City in America" according to its criteria.Des Moines is an important city in U.S. presidential politics because it is the capital of Iowa, which is home to the first caucuses of the presidential primary cycle. Hence, many presidential candidates set up campaign headquarters in Des Moines. A 2007 article in The New York Times stated "if you have any desire to witness presidential candidates in the most close-up and intimate of settings, there is arguably no better place to go than Des Moines".



Communities offering memory care in Des Moines

3801 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50312
Caregivers at 3801 Grand Retirement Campus can address potential disorientation presented by residents, complimentary transportation is handy for residents, the community is convenient to local bus lines, hospice is an option available at this location, and this community was built in 1994.
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5815 SE 27th Street, Des Moines, IA 50320
This community can provide pet care, delicious and wholesome meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, caregiver staff can deal with any wandering issues a member of the community may have, resident parking is available to residents who drive, and transportation at cost can be arranged.
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1611 27th Street, Des Moines, IA 50310
Licensed nurses are on staff to help you, this community has been built specifically for memory and dementia care, the property has a nurse that is able to administer injectable medicine, full tubs are available, and this location was renovated in 2013.
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2210 East Park Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50320
Kosher food is provided, vegetarian food is provided, caregiver employees can deal with any wandering issues memory care residents may have, residents who drive will find parking available to them, and this community was built in 2014.
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Other communities in Des Moines
Calvin Community
4210 Hickman Rd, Des Moines, IA 50310
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LifeSpace Communities
100 E Grand Ave # 230, Des Moines, IA 50309
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Luther Care Services
2824 E 16th St, Des Moines, IA 50316
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Luther Park
1555 Hull Ave, Des Moines, IA 50316
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Scottish Rite Park
2909 Woodland Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312
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The Gardens/The Lindens at Luther Park
2910 E. 16th Street, Des Moines, IA 50316
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Trinity Center
1555 Hull Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50316
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Wesley Acres
3520 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312
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Nearby communities in other cities

5915 Sutton Place, Urbandale, IA 50322 4.77 mi away
There is a doctor on call, caregivers at Bickford of Urbandale are trained to spot potential disorientation presented by residents, resident parking is available to residents who drive, transportation at cost can be arranged, and full tubs are available.
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8525 Urbandale Ave, Urbandale, IA 50322 5.42 mi away
The facility has staff that can administer insulin to manage diabetic needs, the community is secured for the safety of memory care patients that might be prone to wander, caregivers at Glen Oaks Alzheimers Special Care Center can address potential disorientation presented by residents, full-service medication administration is available, and hospice is an option available at this location.
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1500 Edgewater Drive, Pleasant Hill, IA 50327 5.48 mi away
Expertly prepared meals are provided to residents, the community is secured for the safety of residents that might be prone to wander, full tubs are available, hospice is an option available at this location, and aging in place allows residents to remain in one location as their care needs change.
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6132 Northeast 12th Avenue, Pleasant Hill, IA 50327 7.29 mi away
Licensed nurses are on staff to help you, full-service medication administration is available, the property has a nurse that is able to administer injectable medicine, hospice is an option available at this location, and the community is licensed for 60 residents.
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5050 Hawthorne Dr, West Des Moines, IA 50265 7.79 mi away
Regular occupational therapy by a visiting therapist helps you stay active and engaged, the community is secured for the safety of patients that might be exit seeking, this community has been built specifically for the purpose of memory and dementia care, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, and the community is licensed for 66 residents.
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1275 SW State Street, Ankeny, IA 50023 8.12 mi away
The minimum allowable age of residents is 55, the Vintage Hills at Prairie Trail is especially designed to handle memory care and behavioral issues, caregivers at Vintage Hills at Prairie Trail can address potential disorientation presented by residents, staff is trained to deal with any exit seeking behaviors that might present themselves dealt with, and wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location.
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12605 Woodlands Parkway, Clive, IA 50325 8.20 mi away
Tasty meals are provided to residents, residents have vegetarian food as a menu option, caregivers at Woodlands Creek can address potential disorientation presented by residents, caregiver staff can deal with any wandering issues residents may have, and residents can arrange for a room at this community that will allow them to live in this location whatever their healthcare needs are and become.
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1650 SE Holiday Crest Circle, Waukee, IA 50263 10.71 mi away
Nurses are on staff, a dentist visits this community regularly, this community has been built specifically to support memory and dementia care, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, and this community was built in 2006.
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601 Hawthorne Crossing Drive SE, Bondurant, IA 50035 11.51 mi away
Tasty and wholesome meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, this property is its own stand alone building, caregivers at Courtyard Estates at Hawthorne Crossing can address potential disorientation presented by residents, the property has a nurse that is able to administer injectable medicine, and the community is licensed for 40 residents.
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604 E Hillcrest Ave, Indianola, IA 50125 15.91 mi away
Regular occupational therapy by a visiting therapist helps you stay active and engaged, the community is secured for the safety of memory care patients that might be exit seeking, this community has been built specifically to support memory and dementia care, hospice is an option available at this location, and the community is licensed for 66 residents.
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1302 E 2nd Ave, Indianola, IA 50125 17.49 mi away
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608 S. 15th Street, Indianola, IA 50125 17.88 mi away
Tasty and wholesome meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, an occupational therapist visits and helps residents, speech therapy is offered via a speech therapist who comes to the community regularly, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, and this community provides complimentary transportation.
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1642 South G Avenue, Nevada, IA 50201 29.42 mi away
Nutritious meals are provided to residents, trained staff can assist with injectable medication, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, hospice is an option available at this location, and residents can arrange for a room at this community that will allow them to live in this location whatever their healthcare needs are and become.
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110 North 5th Avenue West, Newton, IA 50208 30.44 mi away
Staff can help residents monitor their blood sugar, high tech wander guards can prevent residents from leaving the property, residents who drive will find parking available to them, this community provides complimentary transportation, and wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location.
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2602 Fifield Rd, Pella, IA 50219 37.55 mi away
Caregivers at Vriendschap Village can address potential disorientation presented by residents, staff is trained to deal with any wandering behaviors that may need to be dealt with, Vriendschap Village has the skill to resolve any aggression that residents may present, residents who drive will find parking available to them, and transportation is available for additional cost.
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2607 Highway 4, Panora, IA 50216 38.34 mi away
Delicious and nutritious meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, the minimum allowable age of residents is 55, staff can help residents monitor their blood sugar, complimentary transportation is on hand for residents, and respite care is offered.
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2907 South 6th Street, Marshalltown, IA 50158 46.04 mi away
Appetizing and expertly prepared meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, caregivers at Glenwood Place can address potential disorientation presented by residents, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, hospice is an option available at this location, and aging in place allows residents to remain in one location as their care needs change.
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229 Pearl Street, Grinnell, IA 50112 47.30 mi away
The minimum allowable age of residents is 55, licensed nurses are on staff to help you, a visiting podiatrist helps keep your feet healthy, the community is secured for the safety of patients that might be prone to wander, and hospice is an option available at this location.
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