AlzheimersNet is your comprehensive guide to memory care in Independence, MO. Memory care communities provide housing and care for seniors with Alzheimer's disease and other kinds of dementia. Memory care empowers seniors who have memory loss to stay as active and engaged as possible, while living in a dignified, comfortable and secure setting. Our local Senior Living Advisors have local expertise in dementia care in Independence, MO and surrounding areas. After an initial consultation, your advisor will recommend a list of memory care communities that fit your loved one's unique requirements for care and living preferences, as well as your family's finances.Memory Care Costs in Independence, MO
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 Independence ranges from $5,252 to $6,565 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 Independence
The official website for the city of Independence is http://www.indepmo.org.
Independence is represented by Mayor Eileen Weir.
Independence is the fourth-largest city in the state of Missouri. Independence lies within Jackson County, of which it is the county seat. Independence is a satellite city of Kansas City, Missouri, and is part of the Kansas City metropolitan area. In 2010, Independence had a total population of 116,830.Independence is known as the "Queen City of the Trails" because it was a point of departure for the California, Oregon and Santa Fe Trails. Independence was also the hometown of U.S. President Harry S. Truman; the Truman Presidential Library and Museum is located in the city, and Truman and First Lady Bess Truman are buried here. The city is also sacred to many Latter Day Saints, with Joseph Smith's 1831 Temple Lot being located here, as well as the headquarters of several Latter Day Saint factions.