AlzheimersNet is your guide to memory care in Baton Rouge, LA. Memory care communities offer housing and care for older adults with Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia. Memory care enables seniors with memory impairment to stay as active and engaged as they possibly can, while living in a dignified, comfortable and supervised setting. Our local Senior Living Advisors understand memory care in Baton Rouge, LA and nearby cities. After an initial consultation, your advisor will recommend a list of memory care providers that most closely match your loved one's unique priorities for care and living preferences, as well as your family's budget.Memory Care Costs in Baton Rouge, LA
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 Baton Rouge ranges from $3,150 to $5,100 a month.
Memory Care Costs in Nearby Cities* The costs above represent the AVERAGE monthly cost of memory care for a one person bedroom in that city.
Facts about Baton Rouge
Neighborhoods in Baton Rouge include: Spanish Town, Beauregard Town, Garden District, Inniswold, Gardere, Oak Hills Place, Shenandoah, Village St. George, Brownfields, Monticello, and Old Jefferson.
The official website for the city of Baton Rouge is http://www.brgov.com/.
Baton Rouge is represented by Mayor Kip Holden.
Baton Rouge (/ËŒbÃ¦tÉ™n ËˆruËÊ’/; French for "Red Stick", French: BÃ¢ton-Rouge [batÉ”Ìƒ ÊuËÊ’]) is the capital of the U.S. state of Louisiana and its second-largest city. The seat of East Baton Rouge Parish, the city is located on the eastern bank of the Mississippi River.As the "Capital City", Baton Rouge is the political hub for Louisiana, and is the second-largest metropolitan city in the state, with a growing population of 228,895 people as of 2014. The metropolitan area surrounding the city, known as Greater Baton Rouge, has a population of 820,159 people as of 2013. The urban area has around 594,309 inhabitants.Baton Rouge is a major industrial, petrochemical, medical, research, motion picture, and growing technology center of the American South. The Port of Baton Rouge is the ninth largest in the United States in terms of tonnage shipped, and is the farthest upstream Mississippi River port capable of handling Panamax ships.The Baton Rouge area owes its historical importance to its strategic site upon the Istrouma Bluff, the first natural bluff upriver from the Mississippi River Delta. This allowed development of a business quarter safe from seasonal flooding. In addition, the city built a levee system stretching from the bluff southward to protect the riverfront and low-lying agricultural areas. The city is a culturally rich center, with settlement by immigrants from numerous European nations and African peoples. It was ruled by seven different governments: French, British, and Spanish in the colonial era, West Floridian, United States territory and state, Confederate, and United States again.