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Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.

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VA benefits for long-term care, such as Aid and Attendance benefits, can help eligible veterans and their surviving spouses pay for senior care.

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Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.

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Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.

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45 Memory Care Facilities near Buffalo, MO

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If your loved one needs memory care in Buffalo, A Place for Mom can help. With 45 memory care facilities in Buffalo, we’ll work with you to find the right fit for your family member’s budget, interests, and care needs.

Alzheimer’s care in Buffalo incorporates memory care activities and therapies to reduce residents’ confusion and agitation. Buffalo memory care also provides security features and supervision, along with trained staff. If you’re considering dementia care in Buffalo, know it’s a safe setting for your older relative.

You may also consider nearby communities such as Aurora, Battlefield or Camdenton.

Memory Care Facilities near Buffalo, MO

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Review ofEssex of Ozark
5.0

This is a nice place but it was just way to small for my loved one and what we were looking for.

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Review ofThe Bungalows at Chesterfield Village
5.0

The staff have been very caring and the residents have been very welcoming and friendly at this community. They have activities like bochi ball, bingo, trivia, work out classes, movies and more for the residents to do to stay busy. They also have bible study and church services for the residents. You name it and they pretty much have it.

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Review ofCedarhurst of Springfield
5.0

We have been really pleased with this community the staff are really proactive with their communication, it is expensive but our loved one is getting good care. Our loved one did really well eating the meals and gaining some weight back, and the activities are amazing. We would absolutely recommend this community to other families.

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Review ofEssex of Ozark
5.0

This is a nice place but it was just way to small for my loved one and what we were looking for.

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Review ofThe Bungalows at Chesterfield Village
5.0

The staff have been very caring and the residents have been very welcoming and friendly at this community. They have activities like bochi ball, bingo, trivia, work out classes, movies and more for the residents to do to stay busy. They also have bible study and church services for the residents. You name it and they pretty much have it.

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Review ofCedarhurst of Springfield
5.0

We have been really pleased with this community the staff are really proactive with their communication, it is expensive but our loved one is getting good care. Our loved one did really well eating the meals and gaining some weight back, and the activities are amazing. We would absolutely recommend this community to other families.

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Bristol Manor of Buffalo

1002 Birch Street, Buffalo, MO 65622

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
15

Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our...

4.1(4 reviews)
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The Fremont Senior Living

1520 E Bates, Springfield, MO 65804

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
15

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living, Independent Living

The Fremont Senior Living is a Continuum of Care community offering Independent Apartments and Patio Homes, Assisted Living Level Two Suites, and a Memory Care Cottage. The Fremont is a locally owned and operated community that has been providing the highest level of customer service and care to...

4.4(39 reviews)

Our family had an in person tour and the lady we worked with was outstanding, and we met with the cooks and aids and all...

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Castlewood Senior Living

1538 N Old Castle Rd, Nixa, MO 65714

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
17

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living, Independent Living

Castlewood is located in beautiful Nixa Missouri. With a quiet country setting we provide all of the comforts of home, with a convenient location. Just a 30-minute drive will send you back in time right in the heart of Branson Mo. Enjoy all of the attractions it has to offer including shopping,...

4.2(11 reviews)

We're very happy with them. The staff is very caring and kind to the residents. They make every effort to make sure the...

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Hopedale Cottage

1314 W School St, Ozark, MO 65721

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
5
1

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

4.4(12 reviews)
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Cedarhurst of Springfield

1146 E. Lakewood Street, Springfield, MO 65810

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
22
2

Provides: Memory Care

Maple Wood Alzheimer's Special Care Center is a specialized assisted living community located in the outdoorsy and large city of Springfield, Greene County, Missouri. Our scenic community is a beautiful place to live and is an enticing place for visiting family and friends. Maple Wood is...

4.2(8 reviews)

We have been really pleased with this community the staff are really proactive with their communication, it is expensive...

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Century Pines Assisted Living

709 E Mccracken Rd, Ozark, MO 65721

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$X,XXX+ monthly
2

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

Century Pines Assisted Living is located in the beautiful neighborhoods of Ozark, MO. Century Pines is situated on a picturesque terrain, and the ambient landscapes that stretch far and beyond are set to give our residents a wonderful place to call home. When you visit Century Pines, your view...

3.5(15 reviews)

This was a nice community. It was a little older and dated but it was still a place that I would have considered for my ...

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Essex of Ozark

5173 North 22nd Street, Ozark, MO 65721

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
14

Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our...

4.8(5 reviews)

This is a nice place but it was just way to small for my loved one and what we were looking for.

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Arrowhead Assisted Living

6100 Arrowhead Dr, Osage Beach, MO 65065

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
25

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

Arrowhead Senior Living offers Lake of the Ozark residents quality senior living care in the lake setting they know and love. As Lake residents themselves, our ownership wanted to give area seniors an option to remain in the relaxing, lake community they loved while receiving the care and support...

4.3(3 reviews)
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Cedarhurst of Lebanon

842 Lynn Street, Lebanon, MO 65536

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
24
3

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

We started Cedarhurst of Lebanon to provide truly person-directed care, taking the time to know and work with each resident as an individual and providing them with care that’s as unique as they are. Whether in Assisted Living or Memory Care, our caring, compassionate staff, first-rate amenities,...

5.0(2 reviews)

This community is just wonderful, the staff members are just outstanding and we mean the entire staff from top to bottom...

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The Bungalows at Chesterfield Village

2410 W Chesterfield Blvd, Springfield, MO 65807

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
12
8

Provides: Assisted Living

5.0(3 reviews)

The staff have been very caring and the residents have been very welcoming and friendly at this community. They have act...

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Bristol Manor of Willard

511 Watson Street, Willard, MO 65781

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
15

Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our...

4.5(2 reviews)
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Turners Rock Senior Living Community

3911 E State Hwy D, Springfield, MO 65809

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
20
16

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living, Independent Living

Our community is designed to meet your individual needs and give you the freedom to be yourself. We offer the best in independent senior living, assisted living and memory care from a family-owned company that knows connection is everything.

3.5(1 review)
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Essex of Lebanon

1316 Deadra Drive, Lebanon, MO 65536

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
14

Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

Services provided at no additional cost:Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our...

3.8(2 reviews)
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Maranatha Village, Inc

233 E Norton Rd, Springfield, MO 65803

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
7

Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

3.5(4 reviews)
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The Bungalows at Springfield East

3540 E Cherokee St, Springfield, MO 65809

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
12
10

Provides: Assisted Living

4.0(2 reviews)

This was a nice community. It was a little older and dated but it was still a place that I would have considered for my ...

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Bristol Manor of Republic

634 E State Route 174, Republic, MO 65738

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
15

Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our...

0.5(1 review)
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Bristol Manor of Camdenton

75 4th Street, Camdenton, MO 65020

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
15

Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our...

(0 review)
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The Township Senior Living

4150 W Republic Rd, Battlefield, MO 65619

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
15

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living, Independent Living

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Bristol Manor of Warsaw

1600 Estate Dr, Warsaw, MO 65355

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
15

Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

Services provided at no additional cost: Private room and private bath 3 nutritious meals per day and snacks Medication administration including insulin administration Housekeeping services Laundry service Activities Our company has been providing care for Seniors since 1990 when we built our...

(0 review)
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Spring Valley Assisted Living

2915 S Fremont Ave, Springfield, MO 65804

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
4

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

2.8(2 reviews)
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Cost of memory care in Buffalo, MO

The average cost of senior living in Buffalo is $5,593 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Ozark, MO with an average of $4,950 per month.

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What is memory care?

 Memory care supports the unique needs of seniors with Alzheimer’s and dementia. Memory care communities provide enhanced security, dementia therapies, and spaces designed to prevent wandering. Services in memory care facilities often include:

  • Medication management
  • Memory-enhancing activities
  • Help with personal care
  • Mobility assistance
  • 24-hour care and supervision
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Buffalo, Missouri

Memory Care

Memory care services administer help to persons with Alzheimer’s disease and assorted types of memory problems. This style of care provides patients with expert support in a location specifically constructed with numerous safety features. Residents in memory care require assistance with dressing, medications, and eating. Basic services offered in memory care may include: housekeeping and laundry service, exercise and physical therapy programs, social programs and activities, and 24-hour staffing and personal assistance. Seniors reside in private rooms or semi-private apartments. The monthly median cost for a private room is around $7,717 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $7,459 . The state of Missouri maintains a number of stipulations related to this kind of community. The The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Division of Regulation and Licensure, and Section for Long-Term Care Regulation supervises this type of community.

Cost of Living

Senior community price is affected by the community in which it is located. The rent burden for Buffalo is around 17.0% of the average monthly income. The median home value in Buffalo costs around $80,600 and the median cost for rent is about $580 per month a month.

Demographics and Values

Of the population of Buffalo 10.3% have a college degree, 32.8% have a high-school diploma, and 3.0% have a graduate degree. Demographically, Buffalo is 2.0% Native American, 1.9% Hispanic, 0.2% Asian, 0.5% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 93.3% white, 0.0% black, and 4.0% mixed race. Out of the total city population, 50.4% are female and 49.6% are male. The median age of Buffalo is 37 years old. In Buffalo, 9.0% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Currently, the population of Buffalo consists of 3,007 people and in total the Buffalo metro area has a population of 3,060. Buffalo has a population density of 411 people per square mile. In Buffalo, 39.6% participate in the labor force, 28.4% have some form of disability, 18.1% do not have health insurance, and 10.5% are widows.

State Information

An overview of Missouri

There are 128 general hospitals and 212 health centers that provide care for 6,144,344 Missouri residents. Mosaic Life Care At St Joseph, Mercy Hospital St Louis, and Mercy Hospital Springfield are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. In terms of resources, Missouri has a cost of living index of 88.8, a grocery index rating of 96.6, and a housing index rating of 70.6. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. Based on natural beauty, Missouri ranks 9th in the nation. Overall, Missouri ranks 28th out of all states in quality of life and 41st in healthcare.

Social demographics of the state

The median age in the state is 39, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55. In Missouri, 37% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 9,001 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-36%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Missouri there are 414 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 38% of Missouri residents voted Democrat and 57% voted Republican. The state of Missouri ranks 35th in the country for diversity.

State-wide weather information

The average monthly precipitation for the state of Missouri is around 3.63 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of June at around 6.57 inches. The average humidity across the state is 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 75% in the month of December. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 33F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 51F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 12F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Missouri is around 76F. The average high summer temperature is around 92F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 57F during the month of June. On average, Missouri has an air quality index rating of around 37.3 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 48.7 AQI. While residents of Missouri mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Missouri can include floods, earthquakes (moderate), and and tornadoes.

Wildlife to be found in Missouri

The state of Missouri has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of poison ivy, wild grape, smooth brome, and scouring rush. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the cougar, the mule deer, the red fox, or the silver-haired bat. The state animal of Missouri is the the mule.

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Cedarhurst of Lebanon, The Bungalows at Chesterfield Village and The Baptist Home are the top rated memory care facilities near Buffalo, Missouri. See full list of communities.

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