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10 Best Memory Care Facilities in Portage, WI

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If your loved one needs memory care in Portage, A Place for Mom can help. With 10 memory care facilities in Portage, we’ll work with you to find the right fit for your family member’s budget, interests, and care needs.

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

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Photo of Heritage of Portage
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8.5
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25 reviews
8.5
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25 reviews
5 star
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28%
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8%
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I give all categories a 5. My dad really likes it there. The only thing he complains about is the van/bus they use to take trips. It's super old and has no shocks so the old folks are tossed around and could...
Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Heritage of Portage is an assisted living community located in the town of Portage, Wisconsin. Portage is practically the picture of a traditional mid western small town, where school aged kids enjoy little league baseball in the spring and soccer in the fall, families gather at the park for...
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Photo of Hamilton Park Place
99 Photos available
6.8
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6 reviews
6.8
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6 reviews
5 star
17%
4 star
66%
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The cleanliness is good. The food is okay, there is no complaints. It would be nice if they offered activities, for the residents. We picked this community, because it's close to my home, and seemed like the...
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Hamilton Park Place is an assisted living community in Portage, Columbia County, Wisconsin. Portage is a quiet historic town located north of Madison and right outside their metropolitan area. The area offers a large assortment of shopping centers and restaurants, and easy access to Interstate 39...
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Photo of The Rivers
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3.0
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1 review
3.0
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100%
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Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
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Photo of Our House Senior Living Assisted Care - Portage
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We feel at the moment there are not enough activities for the residents to do. They do have bingo, but there just isn't enough to stimulate the residents. The communication could be better, we do know they...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: 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.
For residents who cherish their independence but also need assistance with daily activities, Our House Senior Living in Portage is the optimal lifestyle choice for assisted care. We provide a comfortable, caring and family-like atmosphere with three home-cooked meals a day (plus snacks), a robust...
Photo of Our House Senior Living Senior Apartments - Portage
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Our mom has dementia and has been there a few years now. The office staff and most of the employees are very good with her. She loves the feeling of living on her own and being able to have her dear cat...
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Our Senior Apartments in Portage, WI offer seniors the opportunity to enjoy the benefits of living in a community environment while maintaining independence and privacy. All Our House Senior Living RCAC Apartments offer a full complement of amenities and services including private apartments with...
Photo of The Rivers Portage
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: 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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Photo of North View Manor
Provides: Assisted Living
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Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Nursing Homes
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: 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.
Nursing Homes: Nursing homes provide short-and long-term care for seniors who have physical or mental health conditions that require 24-hour nursing and personal care.
Tivoli is a community within our community.Tivoli is an exceptional residential facility. It is a place with modern and comfortable amenities for residents and visitors alike. Built in late 2010, each Tivoli community within features special staff, services and amenities to meet residents'...
Photo of Maple Ridge Elderly Care
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Photo of Harmony Manor
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
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Cost of memory care in Portage, WI

The average cost of senior living in Portage is $3,974 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Montello, WI with an average of $3,204 per month.

Average monthly cost of Memory Care in Portage, WI vs. nearby cities

Portage, WI
$3,974/mo
$4,138/mo

Average monthly cost of Memory Care in Portage, WI vs. the state and national average

Portage, WI
$3,974/mo
U.S. national average
$4,889/mo

Average monthly cost of Memory Care in Portage vs. other types of senior living

Memory Care
$3,974/mo

Median monthly costs of Memory Care in Portage, WI by room type

Semi-Private
$2,995/mo
Studio
$4,424/mo
1 Bedroom
$3,300/mo

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What families are saying about memory care in Portage

Recent reviews for memory care in Portage

Our House Senior Living Senior Apartments - Portage

4.0
My mother is having a hard time adjusting to this community, but I do feel she is in good hands, This is a good community with kind people . The staff is kind, and trying their best to help her adjust. They have nice activities, and good meals available for the residents. They do a good job ...
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Our House Senior Living Memory Care - Wisconsin Dells

4.0
The staff has been very helpful and nice to my father. He really seems to enjoy the meals that are provided. If he needs an accommodation for certain foods they work with him, so he gets the meals that he likes. It's a safe community with various activities offered. I really like that he has ...
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The Legacy of DeForest

5.0
The Legacy at DeForest community went over and above for us. We didn't have the funds they needed and I got a call that the owner wanted to help us and opened their doors to both of my parents...Based on the experience we have had so far with The Legacy of DeForest, we would absolutely recommend ...
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Portage memory care services and amenities

These charts highlight some of the many care, dining, and entertainment offerings available in Portage memory care communities. They don’t represent all possible services and amenities available at assisted living communities in Portage, but support comparisons against nationwide offerings. Our Senior Living Advisors can help you find communities that fit your preferences.

Availability of select care services in Portage memory care

Memory care communities offer a variety of care services and visiting health care providers to meet seniors’ health needs. The chart below shows the percentage of memory care partners in Portage that offer these care services compared to the percentage of partners that offer them nationally.
Portage, WINational
Full medication management
Full medication management
40%
65%
Doctor on call
Doctor on call
10%
47.8%
24-Hour awake staff
24-Hour awake staff
100%
82.5%
Diabetic care
Diabetic care
100%
99%
*Visiting health care professionals
*Visiting health care professionals
70%
71.7%
Home care agency on-site
Home care agency on-site
30%
28.1%
Non-ambulatory care
Non-ambulatory care
100%
89.5%
Respite or short term stays
Respite or short term stays
60%
61.5%
Hospice available on-site
Hospice available on-site
80%
72.4%
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*Including nurse, dentist, OT, PT, speech or podiatrist

Availability of select dementia care services in Portage memory care

Our community partners provide many services to keep residents with dementia or other memory concerns safe and engaged. Below, take a look at what percentage of Portage Memory Care partners offer the selected dementia care services compared to the percentage of partners nationally.
Portage, WINational
Dementia behaviors care
Dementia behaviors care
50%
73.8%
Specialized memory care training for staff
Specialized memory care training for staff
20%
45.7%
Secured community and/or wander guard
Secured community and/or wander guard
30%
70.1%
Memory care only community
Memory care only community
30%
26%
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Availability of select dietary accommodations in Portage memory care

Memory care communities help seniors maintain a balanced diet by accommodating their health needs, allergies, and other restrictions. Below you’ll find the percentage of Portage partners making specific dietary accommodations for seniors compared to the percentage of assisted living partners making those accommodations nationally.
Portage, WINational
Nutritionist / dietician
Nutritionist / dietician
20%
27.2%
Low / no sodium
Low / no sodium
30%
43.6%
No sugar
No sugar
20%
40.9%
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
10%
49.4%
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Availability of select dining options in Portage memory care

Our memory care communities know that seniors want top-quality meals and options for how they dine. The chart below indicates the percentage of Portage communities that offer dining options to their discerning residents compared to our partners nationally.
Portage, WINational
Restaurant style dining
Restaurant style dining
10%
39%
Anytime dining
Anytime dining
10%
22.4%
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Availability of select programs and activities in Portage memory care

Senior living communities offer a variety of programming to keep seniors socially, mentally, and physically vibrant. The chart below shows what percentage of partnered memory care communities in Portage offer the selected activities, amenities, and programs compared to the percentage of partners nationwide.
Portage, WINational
Activity director
Activity director
20%
45.1%
Pet-focused programs
Pet-focused programs
10%
33%
Community service programs
Community service programs
10%
27.7%
Devotional activities on-site
Devotional activities on-site
50%
54.1%
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
30%
51%
Outings / off-site activities
Outings / off-site activities
50%
60.7%
Piano or organ
Piano or organ
20%
38.9%
Arts and crafts center
Arts and crafts center
20%
34%
Educational speakers / life long learning
Educational speakers / life long learning
10%
35.6%
Clubs / games / karaoke
Clubs / games / karaoke
20%
46.6%
Live performances
Live performances
30%
47.1%
Dances
Dances
20%
30.3%
Fitness classes
Fitness classes
20%
45.8%
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Frequently Asked Questions

The Koselig House, The Meadows of Fall River and Oak Park Place - Baraboo are the top-rated memory care facilities near Portage, Wisconsin. See full list of communities.

There are 10 memory care facilities near Portage, Wisconsin. See the full list.

The 10 memory care facilities near you in Portage, Wisconsin typically provide housing, therapies, and care tailored to those who have Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia. To find memory care in Portage, Wisconsin, browse our detailed listings showing photos, floor plans, amenities, activities, and reviews from real families.

Browse A Place for Mom’s listings for memory care in Portage, Wisconsin, to take a virtual tour. Our local senior living experts can arrange for a live tour of these communities as well.

The cost of memory care facilities in Portage, Wisconsin ranges from $680 to $13484. The average Memory Care cost in Portage, Wisconsin is $3,974. Prices often vary based on care provided, amenities, unit size, and more. 

The cost of memory care in Portage, Wisconsin typically starts at $680. A Place for Mom’s local, expert senior living advisors can help you find affordable memory care facilities near you and offer advice on how to lower costs and pay for care with VA benefits or public payment options.

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