Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer or Dementia care can be challenging for caregivers. A senior living consultant can help you select a memory care community that can provide a secure setting for your loved one. Residents may live in semi-private apartments or private rooms and have structured activities delivered by staff members trained specifically on caring for those with memory impairment.
Memory care offers 24-hour supervised care with meals, activities and health management for residents.
Here are some of the basic services offered in memory care:
Memory care requires a larger staff to resident ratio and additional training to ensure the safety of all the residents, therefore the cost is usually higher than in other communities.
Costs may vary, depending on the following factors: