AlzheimersNet is your comprehensive guide to memory care in De Soto, IL. Memory care communities provide housing and care for seniors with Alzheimer's disease and other kinds of dementia. Memory care enables seniors who have memory loss to stay as active and engaged as possible, while living in a dignified, safe and secure environment. Our local Senior Living Advisors have local expertise in dementia care in De Soto, IL and nearby cities. After an initial assessment, your advisor will prepare a list of memory care communities that most closely match your loved one's individual priorities for care and living preferences, as well as your family's budget.
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Facts about De Soto
De Soto is a village in Jackson County, Illinois, United States. The population was 1,653 at the 2000 census. It is named for Hernando de Soto, the discoverer of the Mississippi River.De Soto was largely destroyed by the Great Tri-State Tornado of 1925. Sixty-nine people died in De Soto when approximately 30% of the town was destroyed, and of this total 33 were children at a local school that collapsed from the winds. The tornado affected Missouri, Illinois, and Indiana, killing 695 and injuring over 2,000.