Creating a fulfilling, joyful, interactive environment for a loved one with dementia can bring challenges as well as deep rewards. Here are our specialized areas of focus:

  • Understanding & communicating, with emphasis on body language and tone of voice, not words
  • Establishing personalized, meaningful rituals rather than routines
  • Activities such as music, art, story telling, gardening, aromatherapy or other specially designed projects that spark creativity, past memory, and self-esteem
  • Resolving the unmet needs behind challenging behaviors
  • Employment of memory tactics such as word pictures, hydration, de-stressors

Here are additional concrete examples of what we’ll use together to grow, as applicable to the particular partnership that forms between care partners:

  • Conversations
  • Friendship
  • Taking walks
  • Visiting friends and neighbors
  • Exploring life
  • Travel companion – local & abroad
  • Reading
  • Conversation
  • Gardening
  • Correspondence with loved ones (email, letters, Skype, etc.)
  • Encouragement and companionship
  • Personal hygiene, bathing, dressing, toileting, hair & skin care
  • Cooking, meal preparation and clean up
  • Medication reminders and supervision
  • Hourly or live-in care
  • Bath visits
  • Overnights
  • Grocery shopping
  • Escort to medical and personal appointments
  • Bed-bound assistance & care
  • Secretarial support
  • Scheduling appointments
  • Organizing, correspondence, and insurance liaison
  • Light housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Maintaining a clean, comfortable home

Learn about our powerful Dimentia In-Home Coaching.

Contact us today for a free consultation.