AlzheimersNet is your comprehensive guide to memory care in Poughkeepsie, NY. Memory care facilities provide housing and care for people age 65 and older with Alzheimer's disease and other kinds of dementia. Memory care empowers seniors with memory impairment to stay as active and engaged as possible, while living in a dignified, safe and secure setting. Our local Senior Living Advisors have local expertise in memory care in Poughkeepsie, NY and surrounding areas. After an initial consultation, your advisor will send you a list of memory care communities that fit your loved one's individual priorities for care and living preferences, as well as your family's budget.Memory Care Costs in Poughkeepsie, NY
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 Poughkeepsie ranges from $4,995 to $6,795 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 Poughkeepsie
The official website for the city of Poughkeepsie is http://www.cityofpoughkeepsie.com/.
Poughkeepsie /pÉ™ËˆkÉªpsiË/ (pÉ™-KIP-see), officially the City of Poughkeepsie, is a city in the state of New York, United States, which serves as the county seat of Dutchess County. Poughkeepsie is located in the Hudson Valley midway between New York City and Albany, and is part of the New York metropolitan area. The name derives from a word in the Wappinger language, roughly U-puku-ipi-sing, meaning "the reed-covered lodge by the little-water place," referring to a spring or stream feeding into the Hudson River south of the present downtown area.Poughkeepsie is known as "The Queen City of the Hudson". It was originally settled in the 17th century by the Dutch and became New York's second capital shortly after the American Revolution. It was chartered as a city in 1854. Major bridges in the city include the Poughkeepsie Bridge, a former railroad bridge now serving as a public walkway, which opened on October 3, 2009, and the Mid-Hudson Bridge, a major thoroughfare built in 1930 that carries U.S. Route 44 (concurrent with State Route 55) over the Hudson. The City of Poughkeepsie lies in New York's 18th congressional district.