AlzheimersNet is your comprehensive guide to memory care in Salem, OR. Memory care communities provide housing and care for people age 65 and older with Alzheimer's disease and other kinds 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 setting. Our local Senior Living Advisors understand memory care in Salem, OR 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 essential requirements for care and living preferences, as well as your family's finances.Memory Care Costs in Salem, OR
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 Salem ranges from $2,600 to $5,925 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 Salem
Neighborhoods in Salem include: West Salem.
The official website for the city of Salem is http://www.cityofsalem.net.
Salem is represented by City Manager Anna Petersonand Mayor Linda Norris.
Salem is the capital of the U.S. state of Oregon, and the county seat of Marion County. It is located in the center of the Willamette Valley alongside the Willamette River, which runs north through the city. The river forms the boundary between Marion and Polk counties, and the city neighborhood of West Salem is in Polk County. Salem was founded in 1842, became the capital of the Oregon Territory in 1851, and was incorporated in 1857.Salem had a population of 154,637 at the 2010 census, making it the third largest city in the state after Portland and Eugene. Salem is less than an hour driving distance away from Portland. Salem is the principal city of the Salem Metropolitan Statistical Area, a metropolitan area that covers Marion and Polk counties and had a combined population of 390,738 at the 2010 census. A 2013 estimate placed the metropolitan population at 400,408, the state's second largest.The city is home to Willamette University, Corban University, and Chemeketa Community College. The State of Oregon is the largest public employer in the city, and Salem Health is the largest private employer. Transportation includes public transit from Salem-Keizer Transit, Amtrak service, and non-commercial air travel at McNary Field. Major roads include Interstate 5, Oregon Route 99E, and Oregon Route 22 which connects West Salem across the Willamette River via the Marion Street and Center Street bridges.