Memory Care

Celebrating Creativity: How Art Therapy Benefits Seniors in Memory Care

Imagine sitting in front of a window, paintbrush in hand. Clear water, an array of paint colors and a relaxing view – ready to paint what you see. Image taking photographs of a sunset or sunrise, over a field or the ocean. Just you, your art and your feelings. You can breathe, you can relax and you are free from reality – if only for a little while. Think about how calm and therapeutic it is to put your feelings and thoughts so deeply into something you create, whether it be a painting, music or otherwise.

Tips for a Successful Memory Care Visit

Ensuring a Successful Visit: Tips for Visiting a Loved One with Alzheimer’s or Dementia

When someone you love has Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia, you may not know what to say or do. You may feel awkward or not know what to expect as it gets worse or you might feel anxious about seeing them in a memory care community. However, one of the most important things that you can do is keep visiting and stay involved in their life. While they may not always recognize you or remember very many details, they still need to socialize and be involved.

Tips for Celebrating Everyday Life and Milestones

Useful Tips on Why Assisted Senior Care is a Better Option Than Home Care

Memory Care Tips to Help Your Loved One with Dementia Get a Good Night’s Sleep

A Memory Care Guide for Caregivers: Helping Your Loved One with Dementia Get Enough Sleep

Late-Stage Memory Care Tips: When a Spouse Can No Longer Participate in Decision-Making

Late-Stage Memory Care Planning Guide: When Your Spouse is Unable to Participate in Decision-Making

Late-Stage Memory Care Planning

“Memory care experts advise that because of the progressive nature of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, there will eventually come a time when an affected spouse is no longer able to make important life decisions,” says Sue Sunderland, Executive Director at The Bridges at Warwick in Jamison, Pa. “These decisions typically involve healthcare, legal matters and financial affairs. 

Tips for Making a Memory Box for Your Loved One with Alzheimer’s

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