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Arkansas Memory Care Facilities

Arkansas dementia care is ranked second in the nation in terms of affordability, only behind West Virginia in terms of average monthly prices for the state. The rooms are of exceptional value, thousands of dollars cheaper each month and year compared to some of the most expensive states for memory care.

Memory Care in Arkansas - Cheapest & Most Expensive Places

Arkansas is attractive to many families that simply can’t afford the high prices for memory care in parts of the northeast, west, and Midwest. The southern states of the U.S. are known for affordable senior living, and Arkansas is clearly one of the best.

The Top 5 Most Affordable Cities for Memory Care in Arkansas based on monthly rents are:

  1. Hot Springs, AR                $4,075
  2. Fort Smith, AR                  $4,175
  3. Fayetteville, AR                 $4,225
  4. Maumelle, AR                   $4,555
  5. Little Rock, AR                  $4,615

Arkansas Counties Costs for Alzheimer’s Care (monthly rents):

  1. Garland County                 $4,075
  2. Sebastian County              $4,200
  3. Washington County           $4,230         
  4. Pulaski County                  $4,605

Arkansas Dementia & Alzheimer’s Care - Services

Arkansas Alzheimer’s care homes may be unconventionally cheap but that does not make them poor in amenities and services. Arkansas, along with most parts of the south, is known for its hospitality and it is clearly evident in senior care. The trained staff that work with residents at memory care communities on a daily basis are very caring, helpful, loving and overall amazing people. They really care about the people they provide treatment and assistance for, and that most definitely stands out.

Arkansas, along with other parts of the country, is also starting to introduce varying degrees of treatment for residents with Alzheimer’s and dementia. It includes different forms of outreach and activities based on the stage of the disease. For example, residents that are demonstrating early stage symptoms of Alzheimer’s will receive a far different daily experience compared to someone in the later stages of the disease.

Treatment for Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia can be presented in a variety of functions, and they are often combined together. Individual treatment and work with residents are mixed with social engagements and group activities. A mixture of leisure games or events is combined with activities that help stimulate the brain and encourage communication. You shouldn’t be afraid as a family of a loved one to get the exact details on the type of treatment the dementia care provider plans to offer.

Along with continuing the trend of high-quality care and service, Alzheimer’s care homes for dementia in Arkansas provide well balanced daily meals, clean rooms (semi-private and private), oversized showers, day rooms for visitation and other events, along with places for residents to interact with other residents.

SeniorGuidance.org provides comprehensive resources on various senior living options, including: assisted living facilities, senior living communities, nursing homes, independent living communities, continuing care retirement communities (CCRC) and all other long term senior care options, including memory care such as Alzheimer's or Dementia.

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