Memory Care

Woman in wheelchair and nurse taking her blood pressure.The Memory Care Program at Heather Rehabilitation and Health Care Center provides a dignified, safe, secure and restraint-free environment for individuals with Alzheimer‘s and other diseases that cause dementia.

Person-Centered Programming

Our unique, person-centered program fosters an atmosphere in which each resident’s individuality, abilities, potential skills and self-esteem are encouraged and celebrated. Features include:

  • Programming that addresses each resident’s level of functioning
  • Activities to promote structure and alleviate confusion and disorientation caused by the dementia disease process
  • A setting that is comfortable and calming, helping residents make sense of the world around them
  • Enhanced services based on the required level of care

Holistic Approach to Care

Interdisciplinary staff members receive specific training in the dementia disease process. They also participate in ongoing education in the latest therapeutic approaches for encouraging individuality and accommodating behavior changes that often accompany cognitive deficits.
Family members are considered partners in care and receive ongoing education and support.