• AlzheimersNet is your comprehensive guide to memory care in Des Moines, IA. Memory care communities provide housing and care for people age 65 and older with Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia. Memory care enables seniors with memory impairment to stay as active and engaged as possible, while living in a dignified, comfortable and secure environment. Our local Senior Living Advisors have local expertise in dementia care in Des Moines, IA and surrounding areas. After an initial consultation, your advisor will prepare a list of memory care facilities that most closely match your loved one's essential requirements for care and living preferences, as well as your family's budget.

    Memory Care Costs in Des Moines, IA

    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 Des Moines ranges from $1,525 to $5,790 a month.

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  • Facts about Des Moines

    Neighborhoods in Des Moines include: Downtown Des Moines.

    The official website for the city of Des Moines is http://www.dmgov.org/.

    Des Moines is represented by Senate David Youngand House Frank Cownie.

    Des Moines is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Iowa. It is also the county seat of Polk County. A small portion of the city extends into Warren County. It was incorporated on September 22, 1851, as Fort Des Moines which was shortened to "Des Moines" in 1857. It is named after the Des Moines River, which may have been adapted from the French Riviere des Moines, meaning "River of the Monks". The city's population was 203,433 as of the 2010 census. The five-county metropolitan area is ranked 91st in terms of population in the United States with 599,789 residents according to the 2013 estimate by the United States Census Bureau.Des Moines is a major center of the U.S. insurance industry and has a sizable financial services and publishing business base. In fact, Des Moines was credited as the "number one spot for U.S. insurance companies" in a Business Wire article and named the third largest "insurance capital" of the world. The city is the headquarters for the Principal Financial Group, Athene USA insurance, the Meredith Corporation, Ruan Transportation, EMC Insurance Companies, and Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield. Other major corporations such as Wells Fargo, Voya Financial, Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company, ACE Limited, Marsh, Monsanto and Pioneer Hi-Bred have large operations in or near the metro area. In recent years Microsoft, Hewlett Packard and Facebook have established data processing and logistical facilities in the Des Moines metro. Forbes magazine ranked Des Moines as the "Best Place for Business" in both 2010 and 2013. In 2014, NBC ranked Des Moines as the "Wealthiest City in America" according to its criteria.Des Moines is an important city in U.S. presidential politics because it is the capital of Iowa, which is home to the first caucuses of the presidential primary cycle. Hence, many presidential candidates set up campaign headquarters in Des Moines. A 2007 article in The New York Times stated "if you have any desire to witness presidential candidates in the most close-up and intimate of settings, there is arguably no better place to go than Des Moines".



Communities offering memory care in Des Moines

5815 SE 27th Street, Des Moines, IA 50320
The minimum allowable age of residents is 18, a visiting podiatrist helps keep your feet healthy, caregiver employees can deal with any wandering issues memory care residents may have, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, and wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location.
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1611 27th Street, Des Moines, IA 50310
The minimum allowable age of residents is 65, the community is secured for the safety of patients that might be prone to wander, caregivers at Ramsey Village can address potential disorientation presented by residents, the property has a nurse that is able to administer injectable medicine, and hospice is an option available at this location.
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2210 East Park Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50320
Appetizing and healthy meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, physical therapy can be done without leaving the community by a visiting physical therapist, speech therapy is offered via a speech therapist who comes to the community regularly, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, and full-service medication administration is available.
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Other communities in Des Moines
Calvin Community
4210 Hickman Rd, Des Moines, IA 50310
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LifeSpace Communities
100 E Grand Ave # 230, Des Moines, IA 50309
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Luther Care Services
2824 E 16th St, Des Moines, IA 50316
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Luther Park
1555 Hull Ave, Des Moines, IA 50316
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Scottish Rite Park
2909 Woodland Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312
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The Gardens/The Lindens at Luther Park
2910 E. 16th Street, Des Moines, IA 50316
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Trinity Center
1555 Hull Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50316
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Wesley Acres
3520 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312
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1611 27th Street, Des Moines, IA 50310 1.12 mi away
Licensed nurses are on staff to help you, caregiver employees can deal with any wandering issues residents may have, transportation is available for additional cost, hospice is an option available at this location, and residents can arrange for a room at this community that will allow them to live in this location whatever their healthcare needs are and become.
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5915 Sutton Place, Urbandale, IA 50322 4.77 mi away
Vegetarian menu options are available for all meals, Bickford of Urbandale can handle behavioral issues that some residents may have, staff is trained to deal with any exit seeking behaviors that might present themselves handled, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, and this property administers patient medications.
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8525 Urbandale Ave, Urbandale, IA 50322 5.42 mi away
Tasty and expertly prepared meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, a visiting podiatrist helps keep your feet healthy, caregiver employees can deal with any wandering issues memory care residents may have, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, and the community can handle injectable medicine.
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1500 Edgewater Drive, Pleasant Hill, IA 50327 5.48 mi away
Tasty and expertly prepared meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, the minimum allowable age of residents is 50, trained staff can assist with injectable medication, hospice is an option available at this location, and respite care is offered.
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5815 SE 27th Street, Des Moines, IA 50320 6.03 mi away
The minimum allowable age of residents is 18, high tech wander guards are installed to prevent memory care residents from wandering off the property, caregivers at Prairie Hills at Des Moines can address potential disorientation presented by residents, residents who drive will find parking available to them, and aging in place allows residents to remain in one location as their care needs change.
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6132 Northeast 12th Avenue, Pleasant Hill, IA 50327 7.29 mi away
Speech therapy is offered via a speech therapist who comes to the community regularly, full-service medication administration is available, trained staff can assist with injectable medication, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, and this location was renovated in 2010.
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5050 Hawthorne Dr, West Des Moines, IA 50265 7.79 mi away
An on-call doctor is available to help, a visiting podiatrist helps keep your feet healthy, physical therapy can be done on-site by a visiting physical therapist, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, and this community was built in 1996.
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1275 SW State Street, Ankeny, IA 50023 8.12 mi away
Physical therapy can be done on-site by a visiting physical therapist, an occupational therapist visits and helps residents, the facility has staff that can help residents with insulin to manage diabetic needs, caregiver employees can deal with any wandering issues a member of the community may have, and this community was built in 2012.
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12605 Woodlands Parkway, Clive, IA 50325 8.2 mi away
An occupational therapist visits and helps residents, caregiver employees can deal with any wandering issues residents may have, hospice is an option available at this location, respite care is offered, and this location was renovated in 2013.
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1650 SE Holiday Crest Circle, Waukee, IA 50263 10.71 mi away
A podiatrist visits the community to address any issues related to your feet, this community has been built specifically for the purpose of memory and dementia care, resident parking is available to residents who drive, the staff speaks Russian in the community, and this location was renovated in 2013.
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601 Hawthorne Crossing Drive SE, Bondurant, IA 50035 11.51 mi away
Licensed nurses are on staff to help you, caregivers at Courtyard Estates at Hawthorne Crossing are trained to spot potential disorientation presented by residents, trained staff monitors medication and reminds residents when it’s time to take them, this property administers patient medications, and this community provides complimentary transportation.
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604 E Hillcrest Ave, Indianola, IA 50125 15.91 mi away
Tasty meals are provided to residents, the community is secured for the safety of memory care residents that might be exit seeking, this property is its own stand alone building, Vintage Hills of Indianola has the skill to resolve any aggressive behavior that residents may present, and the community is convenient to local bus lines.
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1302 E 2nd Ave, Indianola, IA 50125 17.49 mi away
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608 S. 15th Street, Indianola, IA 50125 17.88 mi away
Physical therapy is handled by the physical therapist that makes regular visits to this community, speech therapy is offered via a speech therapist who comes to the community regularly, caregivers at Windsor Manor - Indianola are trained to spot potential disorientation presented by residents, this property administers patient medications, and respite care is offered.
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501 12th St, Perry, IA 50220 29.34 mi away
Vegetarian menu options are available for all meals, residents can self manage their diabetes, the facility has staff that can help residents with insulin to manage diabetic needs, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, and this property administers patient medications.
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2323 Willis Ave, Perry, IA 50220 29.34 mi away
The minimum allowable age of residents is 55, residents can self manage their diabetes, caregivers at Perry Lutheran Home Willis Avenue Campus can address potential disorientation presented by residents, staff is trained to deal with any wandering behaviors that might present themselves dealt with, and wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location.
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1642 South G Avenue, Nevada, IA 50201 29.42 mi away
High tech wander guards can prevent memory care residents from wandering off the property, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, trained staff can assist with injectable medication, respite care is offered, and the community is licensed for 55 residents.
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110 North 5th Avenue West, Newton, IA 50208 30.44 mi away
The minimum allowable age of residents is 55, the community is secured for the safety of patients that might be prone to wander, hospice is an option available at this location, aging in place allows residents to remain in one location as their care needs change, and the community is licensed for 94 residents.
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2602 Fifield Rd, Pella, IA 50219 37.55 mi away
The minimum allowable age of residents is 55, a visiting podiatrist helps keep your feet healthy, this community provides complimentary transportation, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, and hospice is an option available at this location.
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