• How to prevent wandering for Alzheimer’s patients

    According to alz.org, six out of ten people with dementia will wander. In the early stages of Alzheimer’s, patients start to experience some confusion, which may lead to making an occasional wrong turn during a daily walk through the neighborhood. However, as dementia advances, Alzheimer’s patients may no longer remember...

  • Spiritual Activities For People With Alzheimer’s Disease

    Many Alzheimer’s patients had a deeply religious or spiritual lifestyle when they were younger. Dementia affects one in ten people over the age of 65 and can wipe out many of the rituals and traditions of their prior lives. It is important for the memory care facility to be respectful...

  • Tips for Visits in Memory Care Facility

    Visiting your loved ones in a memory care facility is beneficial to both parties. The patient will appreciate the love and attention you bring with you, and you as the visitor will benefit from seeing the joy you bring to your loved ones’ face. Learn how to make the most...

  • Infographic for Stages of Dementia

    The Infographic by kindlycaredotcom explains Dementia in 3-stage and 7-stage models.

  • Multi-sensory stimulation in memory care facilities

    Multi-sensory stimulation is very popular in memory care facilities and refers to the ability to process information through the five senses: sight, smell, taste, touch, and hearing. Benefits of Sensory Stimulation Multi-Sensory Environments can open up a whole new world for individuals with cognitive and physical impairments. There are many...

  • 2 Minute Activities for Alzheimer’s Patients

    It’s a natural question for anyone who has a loved one with Alzheimer’s, or someone who cares for someone with Alzheimer’s to ask themselves: what kind of activities are appropriate for someone with Alzheimer’s? What kind of things would my loved one be most able to enjoy, and what can...

  • Practical Activities For People Living With Alzheimer’s Disease

    Finding activities for people living in a memory care facility can seem like a daunting task.  Some people are unclear on what kind of activities are good for Alzheimer’s and what kind of activities people with the disease can enjoy. Luckily, there are plenty of practical activities someone with Alzheimer’s...

  • Best Christmas Presents for Alzheimer’s patients

    Christmas Shopping is stressful for most of us. Children are pretty easy to shop for since they write their wish list to Santa, and most older children are quite happy to get money or gift cards, but what should we get for our loved ones with Alzheimer’s in a memory-care...

  • Montessori-Based Activities for Alzheimer’s Care

    Alzheimer’s and dementia are some of the most frustrating medical conditions for everybody involved.  Both the patient and family are strongly effected and tensions run high.  It can be depressing and aggravating for family members and extremely scary for the patients.  For years, many different theories have been put in...

  • Top Myths About Senior Assisted Living

    Deciding to move into a senior assisted living community, or to move your loved one into a community, is a difficult decision to make. While communities do everything in their power to help seniors feel at home and maintain their independence, there are many myths about senior assisted living communities...