• AlzheimersNet is your comprehensive guide to memory care in Des Moines, IA. Memory care facilities provide housing and care for older adults with Alzheimer's disease and other kinds of dementia. Memory care empowers seniors with memory impairment to stay as active and engaged as they possibly can, while living in a dignified, safe and secure environment. Our local Senior Living Advisors are widely knowledgeable about dementia care in Des Moines, IA and nearby cities. After an initial assessment, your advisor will prepare a list of memory care providers that most closely match your loved one's specific imperatives 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
Appetizing and nourishing meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, Prairie Hills at Des Moines is close to major bus lines, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, respite care is offered, and this community was built in 2009.
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1611 27th Street, Des Moines, IA 50310
A podiatrist visits the community to address any issues related to your feet, physical therapy can be done on-site by a visiting physical therapist, caregivers at Ramsey Village are trained to spot potential disorientation presented by residents, caregiver staff can deal with any wandering issues memory care residents may have, and wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location.
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2210 East Park Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50320
There is a physician on call, a visiting dentist helps residents maintain their dental health, high tech wander guards are installed to prevent memory care residents from exiting the property, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, and this community provides complimentary transportation.
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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
Nurses are on staff, a visiting podiatrist helps keep your feet healthy, physical therapy can be done on-site by a visiting physical therapist, the property has a nurse that is able to administer injectable medicine, and transportation is available for additional cost.
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5915 Sutton Place, Urbandale, IA 50322 4.77 mi away
This community can provide pet care, nutritious meals are provided to residents, a visiting dentist helps residents maintain their dental health, high tech wander guards are installed to prevent memory care residents from leaving the property, and Bickford of Urbandale has the capacity to resolve any aggression that residents may present.
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8525 Urbandale Ave, Urbandale, IA 50322 5.42 mi away
Nutrient rich meals are provided to residents, nurses are on staff, an on-call doctor is available to help, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, and hospice is an option available at this location.
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1500 Edgewater Drive, Pleasant Hill, IA 50327 5.48 mi away
Nutritious meals are provided to residents, caregiver staff can deal with any wandering issues residents may have, staff is trained to deal with any wandering behaviors that may need to be dealt with, residents who drive will find parking available to them, and hospice is an option available at this location.
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5815 SE 27th Street, Des Moines, IA 50320 6.03 mi away
Nurses are on staff, the community is convenient to bus lines in the area, respite care is offered, this community was built in 2009, and the community is licensed for 100 residents.
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6132 Northeast 12th Avenue, Pleasant Hill, IA 50327 7.29 mi away
Tasty and wholesome meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, licensed nurses are on staff to help you, high tech wander guards are installed to prevent residents from leaving the property, this community has been built specifically for memory and dementia care, and this community provides complimentary transportation.
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5050 Hawthorne Dr, West Des Moines, IA 50265 7.79 mi away
A podiatrist visits the community to address any issues related to your feet, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, resident parking is available to residents who drive, transportation at cost can be arranged, and full tubs are available.
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1275 SW State Street, Ankeny, IA 50023 8.12 mi away
The minimum allowable age of residents is 55, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, resident parking is available to residents who drive, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, and hospice is an option available at this location.
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12605 Woodlands Parkway, Clive, IA 50325 8.2 mi away
Kosher menu options are available for all meals, physical therapy is handled by the physical therapist that makes regular visits to this location, staff can help residents monitor their blood sugar, high tech wander guards can prevent memory care residents from leaving the property, and residents who drive will find parking available to them.
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1650 SE Holiday Crest Circle, Waukee, IA 50263 10.71 mi away
High tech wander guards are installed to prevent residents from wandering off the property, this property is its own free standing building, caregiver employees can deal with any wandering issues residents may have, the staff speaks Russian in the community, and the community is licensed for 185 residents.
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601 Hawthorne Crossing Drive SE, Bondurant, IA 50035 11.51 mi away
Nurses are on staff, caregivers at Courtyard Estates at Hawthorne Crossing are trained to spot potential disorientation presented by residents, complimentary transportation is on hand for residents, respite care is offered, and this community was built in 2007.
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604 E Hillcrest Ave, Indianola, IA 50125 15.91 mi away
An on-call physician is available to help, regular occupational therapy by a visiting therapist helps you stay active and engaged, high tech wander guards are installed to prevent memory care residents from wandering off the property, this community has been built specifically for the purpose of memory and dementia care, and respite care is offered.
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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
An occupational therapist visits and helps residents, the community is secured for the safety of residents that might be exit seeking, staff monitors medication and reminds residents when it’s time to take them, hospice is an option available at this location, and respite care is offered.
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501 12th St, Perry, IA 50220 29.34 mi away
Nutritious meals are provided to residents, an caring staff are available24hours daily, this community has been built specifically for the purpose of memory and dementia care, transportation is available for additional cost, and Perry Lutheran Home Spring Valley Campus is close to major busses.
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2323 Willis Ave, Perry, IA 50220 29.34 mi away
High tech wander guards are installed to prevent residents from wandering off the property, trained staff can administer injectable medication, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, full tubs are available, and aging in place allows residents to remain in one location as their care needs change.
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1642 South G Avenue, Nevada, IA 50201 29.42 mi away
The minimum allowable age of residents is 55, physical therapy is handled by the physical therapist that makes regular visits to this facility, resident parking is available to residents who drive, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, and hospice is an option available at this location.
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110 North 5th Avenue West, Newton, IA 50208 30.44 mi away
Nurses are on staff, staff is available help with your diabetes management, this community has been built specifically to support memory and dementia care, this property is its own stand alone building, and wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location.
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2602 Fifield Rd, Pella, IA 50219 37.55 mi away
Appetizing and expertly prepared meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, Vriendschap Village has the skill to resolve any aggression that 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, this property administers patient medications, and the staff speaks Dutch in the community.
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