AlzheimersNet is your resource to memory care in Deadwood, OR. Memory care facilities 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 supervised setting. Our local Senior Living Advisors are widely knowledgeable about dementia care in Deadwood, OR and nearby cities. After an initial assessment, your advisor will recommend a list of memory care facilities that most closely match your loved one's individual needs for care and living preferences, as well as your family's finances.
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Facts about Deadwood
Deadwood is an unincorporated community in Lane County, Oregon, United States. It is located on Oregon Route 36, in the Oregon Coast Range.Deadwood was named after Deadwood Creek, a tributary of Lake Creek in the Siuslaw River basin. Deadwood Creek was so-named because of the dead timber snags next to its banks, which had resulted from a series of wildfires in the area. Deadwood post office was established in 1884. The post office was discontinued to the community of Greenleaf in 1914, but was reestablished in 1950.Deadwood is the home of Alpha Farm, an intentional community established in 1971. The farm owns the Alpha Bit, a cafe and book/gift store in Mapleton. Other residents include the artists Ernie and Mary Lou Goertzen who lived in the old Deadwood schoolhouse from 1975.