A search for “Dallas Alzheimer’s care” may leave you feeling overwhelmed and unsure about what is offered in your area. If your loved one is living with Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia, you are undoubtedly concerned about learning what programs are out there and how they are beneficial.
Memory care offers specialized support for seniors with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia. Memory care is offered in some senior living communities, like The Avenues of Park Forest. Here, you’ll find that the environment is designed to be calming, soothing, and structured to be appropriate for residents’ unique needs. The care offered is also much more specific than you’ll find in a nursing home.
Residents in memory care communities receive help with personal care tasks and dining needs from employees who are specially trained to manage the unique requirements of dementia or Alzheimer’s care. Programs, meals, and the environment are tailored to help residents feel secure, along with engaging activities that stimulate the brain. Staff also check in with residents more frequently and provide extra structure and support to help them navigate their day.
Seniors find comfort at The Cottage
At The Avenues of Park Forest, our memory care neighborhood, The Cottage, is small and intimate for a reason. We intentionally keep our resident number low and our staff-to-resident ratios high so that your loved one has the attention they need. We focus on providing comprehensive, evidence-based care for seniors with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia.
Residents of The Cottage live in their own, specialized, separate wing of the building. Well-appointed suites or private rooms are accessible and easy to navigate and cozy living areas offer a chance to engage with others. Residents are encouraged to make their living spaces their own by incorporating belongings that bring joy and create that sense of home.
Other offerings at The Cottage include:
- MINDful menus designed to abide by the latest nutritional guidelines in both physical and cognitive wellness.
- Specialized activities crafted to engage the senses, stimulate the brain, and create opportunities for social interaction.
- Montessori method of learning
- Themed sensory boxes
- Interactive life and workstations
- Ageless Grace and other appropriate exercises
- Parties and celebrations
- Pet therapy
- Live entertainment
- Art Throb Club
- Green Thumb Club
- Alzheimer’s and Dementia Support Group meetings for residents and loved ones
Seniors enjoy life more with the right kind of assistance
Engaging and comfortable senior living is available for seniors in Dallas. Alzheimer’s care and assisted living can meet your loved one’s needs at The Avenues of Park Forest.
Assisted living may be beneficial for your loved one if they are still independent but need help with daily tasks like bathing, grooming, medications, and dining. Assisted living in a home-like setting or community helps residents live their everyday lives while remaining as independent as possible. Services include:
- Certified, compassionate staff on-site 24-7
- Housekeeping and personal laundry service
- Medication management
- A personal medical alert system
- As-needed, personalized assistance with bathing, dressing, grooming, transferring, and incontinence
- Full-time licensed nurse
- Scheduled transportation
- Engaging social atmosphere, planned activities, and events
Passionate senior living
Exceptional assisted living and memory care await at The Avenues of Park Forest. Located near Farmers Branch, Addison, Carrollton, and the Galleria, you’ll also find a wide array of unique programs in our community. Our signature Passion Program truly enhances seniors’ lives by focusing on wellness, activities, communication, and engagement.
Whether your loved one is better suited for assisted living or memory care, they will enjoy a carefree lifestyle without the burdens of home maintenance, constant upkeep, housekeeping, or even cooking. Dining is also an experience with intentionally crafted menus that are designed with health and resident preferences in mind.
Our certified, compassionate staff are on-site 24-7. Housekeeping and personal laundry service also make daily life a bit more like a vacation. In addition, an array of activities, events, and special programs are available each month to help your loved one stay active and engaged.
Finding Dallas Alzheimer’s care or assisted living is at your fingertips.
Our team can help you determine what will work best for your family’s needs. From Dallas Alzheimer’s care to assisted living, The Avenues of Park Forest has it all. Contact us today to learn more. You can find comfort in knowing that help with daily living or specialized dementia care is here.