As you may know, there are different types of dementia’s i.e. Alzheimer’s disease, vascular dementia to name a couple. Unfortunately, Dementia is a common diagnosis among seniors and a diagnosis of dementia can lead to a mix of emotions for seniors and their families. From confusion to frustration, families consider what the future holds and how to prepare for the unknown, hoping they can help their senior loved ones continue to enjoy a high quality of life.
At Align Home Care, our trained professionals help seniors and their families overcome the challenges a diagnosis of dementia often brings. With the help of our professional care team, seniors can feel safe and comfortable at home and continue enjoying freedom and autonomy, while families can rest easy knowing their loved ones are being cared for by trusted professionals.
At Align Home Care, our initial care plans are customized to meet the needs of the client providing structure and activities to help him or her navigate there day in a way that is productive, purposeful and safe.. We empower seniors to maintain their highest level of independence by identifying all of the things that they safely can do on their own while also providing valuable assistance and supervision alongside of them. Our dedicated and trained dementia caregivers can assist with a multitude of tasks, including:
We train our caregivers in holistic and balanced dementia strategies that promote mental acuity, increase socialization, and create a positive environment for our clients.
As seniors transition into the later stages of dementia, their care needs will change. Many require a higher level of assistance and supervision to allow them to continue living at home. To ensure care is always appropriate, Align Home Care designates a Care Manager to every client right from the start of care. This trusted individual works with the family and client to develop and maintain a care plan that is managed to ensure that that the care team is executing as intended. Moving from part-time hourly care to live-in or overnight assistance is simplified with the help of our professional office care team.
If you have a senior loved one who has been diagnosed with a form of dementia, help is just a phone call away. Call Align Home Care at (207) 835-4849 to learn more about our high-quality dementia care and request a free, no-obligation consultation. We hope to hear from you soon.
Align Home Care Portland believes supporting families is just as important as supporting seniors. Our team recognizes the tremendous burden an Dementia’s diagnosis places on family caregivers, forcing many to reduce hours at work, forgo social opportunities, and become isolated. With our care services in place, family caregivers have more freedom to step away, focus on their career, and take care of personal needs. While away, family caregivers have the security of knowing their loved ones are being cared for by trusted professionals, which makes it easier to find balance and continue to live their lives to the fullest.