This is your guide to memory care in Tonopah, AZ. 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 with memory impairment to stay as active and engaged as possible, while living in a dignified, safe and supervised environment. Our local Senior Living Advisors have local expertise in dementia care in Tonopah, AZ and surrounding areas. After an initial assessment, your advisor will recommend a list of memory care providers that fit your loved one's essential imperatives for care and living preferences, as well as your family's budget.
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 Tonopah
Tonopah is a census-designated place in western Maricopa County, Arizona, United States, approximately 50 miles west of downtown Phoenix off Interstate 10. The community is near the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station, the largest power producer in the country, nuclear or otherwise.Local legend says that the name Tonopah derives from the word TA° Nohwa, meaning "Hot Water Under a Bush". Others say it got its name from the Tonopah/Belmont Mine which was owned by a Tonopah, Nevada, operation. It is located on the Tonopah Desert. Many wells in Tonopah are warm, in the 70 to 95 degrees F range and many are hot; 110 to 120° F wells are common. Prior to being called Tonopah, the settlement was known as Lone Peak.The area is also known to have been inhabited by groups of people for resource gathering area of the Hohokom, Patayan and Yavapai.