AlzheimersNet is your comprehensive guide to memory care in Hattiesburg, MS. Memory care communities offer housing and care for people age 65 and older with Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia. Memory care enables seniors who have memory loss to stay as active and engaged as they possibly can, while living in a dignified, safe and supervised setting. Our local Senior Living Advisors are expert in dementia care in Hattiesburg, MS and surrounding areas. After an initial assessment, your advisor will send you a list of memory care providers that most closely match your loved one's specific requirements for care and living preferences, as well as your family's budget.Memory Care Costs in Hattiesburg, MS
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 Hattiesburg ranges from $2,625 to $4,700 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 Hattiesburg
The official website for the city of Hattiesburg is http://www.hattiesburgms.com.
Hattiesburg is represented by Mayor Johnny DuPree.
Hattiesburg is a city in Mississippi, bisected by the county line between Forrest County (where it is the county seat) and Lamar County. The population was 47,556 in 2013. It is the principal city of the Hattiesburg, Mississippi, Metropolitan Statistical Area which encompasses Forrest, Lamar and Perry counties.Founded in 1882 by civil engineer William H. Hardy, Hattiesburg was named in honor of Hardy's wife Hattie. The town was incorporated two years later with a population of 400. Hattiesburg's population first expanded as a center of the lumber and railroad industries, from which was derived the nickname "The Hub City." It now attracts newcomers to the area because of the diversity of the economy, strong neighborhoods and the central location in South Mississippi.Hattiesburg is home to The University of Southern Mississippi (originally known as Mississippi Normal College) and William Carey University (formerly William Carey College). South of Hattiesburg is Camp Shelby, the largest National Guard training base east of the Mississippi River.