Getting the Memory Care for Someone You Need Is Important

    Written by Family Video Coupon on January 1, 2018. Posted in Dementia long term care facilities, Memory care facilities orland park il, Types of dementia

    Alzheimer care orland

    It was a bittersweet trip.
    The decision to drive from Omaha to Minneapolis the day after Christmas was made at Thanksgiving. When your sister was sick and was not able to come to Omaha for Thanksgiving you made the decision that you would drive your 85 year old father to Minneapolis for Christmas. The thought of your two girls, and your father, not being able to see your only sibling this holiday season was just too sad, so you convinced your husband that you all should travel north for a visit.
    The fact that it was one of the coldest weeks on record meant that driving north was not really the wisest thing to do. The extremely cold temperatures, however, meant that you probably stayed in and played cards a little more than you would have if the weather had been warmer. Seemingly endless games of

    Memory Care Activities for Seniors Promote Happiness and Relaxation

    Written by Family Video Coupon on February 29, 2016. Posted in Assisted living facilities, Early detection of dementia, Types of dementia

    Memory care assisted living

    Uniques settings produce unique results.
    The only Motessori High School in Omaha, Nebraska, takes their classroom offsite one day a week to one of the dementia long term care facilities in the city. On these days, students bring out shelves and carts of several materials, many of them Montessori materials. Through tactile experiences that have long been familiar to Montessori students, families, and teachers, dementia patients are able to connect with beautiful materials.

    • Knobbed cylinders that vary in width, depth, and diameter allow patients to work with self correcting tasks made from high quality wooden materials. For a patient who has long worked with carpentry or other fine crafte