Compassionate Memory Care in Charlotte
Unfortunately, sometimes age brings the on-set of age-related illnesses. Alzheimer’s disease and dementia are a few issues that retirees may unfortunately have to deal with. We are specially equipped to handle these illnesses. Our team of nurses and healthcare workers are trained specially to handle the effects of memory related illnesses and other special age-related problems.
Our training and special activities aimed at memory care, promote the overall mental welfare of our members. It is proven that the more active and involved someone dealing with a memory illness is, the more they thrive and continue to lead an engaging senior life.
Frequently Asked Questions about Memory Care
What is memory care?
Memory care caters to the individual needs of seniors with Alzheimer’s, Dementia and other related disorders. Unlike assisted living programs, memory care programs provide 24-hour supervised care as well as an on-call doctor in order to meet the needs of members. In addition to meals, housekeeping, laundry service, transportation, exercise and social experiences, The Cypress offers specific activities designed to nurture those with Alzheimer’s and Dementia.
What should I look for in a memory care community for my loved one?
A good memory care community will not only be accredited by the state, have a low resident-to-nurse ratio, and offer a variety of amenities, it will also have a few distinct features.
- 24-hour security that still allows for some freedoms
- Color-coded hallways or other design features that allow for easy navigation by anxious residents
- An ability to accommodate residents at every stage of dementia and Alzheimer’s
- A pleasing atmosphere
To get the best idea of what living in a memory care community is like, you will need to visit any potential communities. Schedule appointments for tours with several in your area before selecting one. If you are invited to stay for an activity or meal, please do – The best way to see what life is like in a memory care community is to experience a part of it.
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