May 3, 2022
As a family caregiver, there comes a time when you might realize your loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia needs a higher level of care than you can provide. Memory care is a form of residential long-term care uniquely designed to provide specialized support and care for individuals living with memory impairments.
Many full-service senior living communities offer specialized memory care “neighborhoods” that provide support and special services to residents living with memory loss. Memory care can also be found at a self-standing facility, meaning they only offer this one level of care. Memory care differs from other types of senior care, such as assisted living, skilled nursing and rehabilitation, as it provides:
When starting your research on memory care communities, you might wonder about the benefits of memory care and how these communities provide for individuals with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia.
Below are several key benefits of memory care that can help improve the quality of life for your loved one and provide you with the peace of mind you need to make this major decision:
As a caregiver, you’re used to shouldering most of the burden of all caregiving responsibilities. But, with all the benefits of a memory care neighborhood, you can transition back to the role of being a loved one and start enjoying your time again. Rather than focusing on 24/7 care, you can use your time together to share meals, make memories and have fun again.
At Signature Pointe, you’ll discover a personalized, warm environment to help your loved one thrive every day and live with as much meaning as possible. By creating an atmosphere of care and compassion, Alzheimer’s and dementia residents have the opportunity to live in a highly specialized, secure environment with 24/7 support.
If you’re looking for the right fit for your loved one’s needs, contact us today to learn more about our senior living community.
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“Everyone on the Signature Pointe caregiving staff was very friendly, courteous and helpful. I was very pleased with what they do each day. The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) and Registered Nurse (RN), in particular, were very attentive to my dad’s needs. Both went above and beyond to help in any way they could.”
Whether you’re seeking an active, independent lifestyle in a spacious apartment, need a little help with daily activities, a place to recover successfully following an illness or injury, or a loved one requires personalized memory care, you’ll find the senior living services you need here, all under one roof.Contact Us