AlzheimersNet is your comprehensive guide to memory care in Derwood, MD. Memory care communities offer housing and care for people age 65 and older with Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia. Memory care empowers seniors who have memory loss to stay as active and engaged as they possibly can, while living in a dignified, safe and secure environment. Our local Senior Living Advisors understand dementia care in Derwood, MD and nearby cities. After an initial assessment, your advisor will recommend a list of memory care communities that most closely match your loved one's unique requirements for care and living preferences, as well as your family's budget.Memory Care Costs in Derwood, MD
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 Derwood ranges from $4,000 to $4,600 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 Derwood
Derwood is an unincorporated area of about 15,600 people in east-central Montgomery County, Maryland. It lies just east of Rockville, south east of Gaithersburg, south west of Olney, and north west of the greater Silver Spring, Maryland area. Residents of Derwood have the zip code 20855. The area was originally referred to as "Deer Park" and probably became "Deer Wood" which soon turned into "Derwood."It includes the neighborhoods of Derwood Station (the original Derwood, located in the southwest of the area today), Mill Creek Towne, Needwood Estates, Muncaster Manor, Muncaster View, Hollybrooke, Granby Woods, Park Overlook, Redland Crossing, Candlewood Park, Cashell Estates, Avery Forest, Avery Lodge, Avery Village, Bowie Mill Estates, Bowie Mill Park, Winters Run, Redland Station, Rolling Knolls, Emory Grove, and Shady Grove Crossing. It has some areas with more dense development as well as those which are more rural in character.Between 2009 and 2011, Maryland Route 200 (also known as the Inter-county Connector or ICC) was constructed directly through central Derwood. Areas that were affected by its construction include Cashell Estates and other areas near Shady Grove Road.