AlzheimersNet is your guide to memory care in Oak Ridge, TN. Memory care communities offer housing and care for older adults with Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia. Memory care enables seniors who have memory loss to stay as active and engaged as possible, while living in a dignified, safe and secure environment. Our local Senior Living Advisors understand memory care in Oak Ridge, TN and surrounding areas. After an initial assessment, your advisor will send you a list of memory care communities that fit your loved one's individual requirements for care and living preferences, as well as your family's finances.Memory Care Costs in Oak Ridge, TN
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 Oak Ridge ranges from $1,895 to $3,950 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 Oak Ridge
The official website for the city of Oak Ridge is http://www.oakridgetn.gov.
Oak Ridge is represented by Mayor Mark Watsonand City manager Tom Beehan.
Oak Ridge is a city in Anderson (mainly) and Roane counties in the eastern part of the U.S. state of Tennessee, about 25 miles (40 km) west of Knoxville. Oak Ridge's population was 29,330 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Knoxville Metropolitan Area. Oak Ridge's nicknames include the Atomic City, the Secret City, the Ridge, and the City Behind the Fence.Oak Ridge was established in 1942 as a production site for the Manhattan Project-the massive American, British, and Canadian operation that developed the atomic bomb. As it is still the site of Oak Ridge National Laboratory, scientific development still plays a crucial role in the city's economy and culture in general.