Memory Care Facility
A memory care facility is exclusive to fit the needs of only individuals with Dementia and Alzheimer’s.
A memory care facility offers many of the same amenities as an assisted living facility but do have things that set them apart.
Some of the differences are:
In this setting, a person who resides in a memory care facility is provided with a specialized care plan according to their personal needs.
Dementia Facilities offer 24 Hour care in a secure environment to ensure the safety of the person diagnosed with dementia.
Residents are able to walk freely in or outdoors within safe parameters.
Activities are provided by a activity director or assistant and they are specialized for people with cognitive impairments.
Real plans are prepared to fit the needs of a person who has dementia.
The shower approach may be customized to fit the “unwilling” resident who typically refuses a shower.
Ability to offer a higher level of care for a person who had dementia or Alzheimer’s.