Memory care at Edgemere is designed to nurture each resident in a way that honors their personal experiences. Certified team members carefully and compassionately work with individuals and their families to tackle the challenges that come with memory loss, Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia, weaving in use of technology and new techniques to support a calm and comforting environment. While private suites provide a place to create a familiar home, thoughtful programming encourages positive and stimulating engagement.
Our dedicated memory care services are also available to seniors in search of Alzheimer’s and dementia care in Dallas, Texas on a direct admission basis, without a required entrance fee.
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- Predictable monthly fees, with no entrance fee
- Spacious private residences in a protected setting
- A calm, comfortable environment
- Team members trained to work with individuals with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia/memory loss
- MUSIC & MEMORY®: A national initiative that uses custom, personally curated playlists to enliven resident spirits and tap into deep, heartfelt memories
- It’s Never 2 Late (iN2L) technology and programing stimulate seniors’ positive memories, creating meaningful engagement with the ability to nurture a calm environment
- Innovative use of therapy dolls calm and soothe seniors by giving them a sense of purpose
- Robotic animal companions available to provide comfort and increase interaction amongst seniors
- Full-time lifestyle coordinator
- 24/7 supervised care in a customized environment
- Medication management
- Three chef-prepared meals daily
- Daily housekeeping and bed-making
- Personal laundry service available
- All utilities included (except telephone)
- Interior and exterior maintenance
- Common spaces designed to encourage socialization and relaxation
- Enclosed courtyard for walking and gardening
- Full-service, on-site beauty salon
- Living and activity rooms
NEW LEADER, NEW VISION AND CONTINUED EXCELLENCE IN MEMORY CARE SERVICES
Introducing our new National Director of Memory Care & Resident Engagement. Robbin Hendren will serve as lifestyles content expert with our health center, assisted living and memory care programs, enhancing life enrichment and memory care programming. An Ohio University graduate with a degree in therapeutic recreation, Robbin has served for the past 14 years as the corporate recreation consultant for a large senior living company with communities in 26 states. She’s keenly skilled – with extensive experience – in building innovative therapeutic recreation and memory care programs in senior living and post-acute care environments. Robbin is a Certified Dementia Care Specialist Instructor.
View this month’s sample calendar of specially designed memory care activities.
Take a look at our available memory care residence options.
It can become difficult for those affected by Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia to maintain a well-rounded and nutritional diet. Edgemere’s Real Food First© program provides a comprehensive answer to those obstacles. Download our detailed guide to see how we’re bringing high-quality meals to the table for our memory care residents.
Frequently Asked Questions
Memory support at Edgemere is intentionally designed for the unique needs of those with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia. Specially trained professionals work hand in hand with residents and their family members to create familiar schedules and surroundings. Each suite and every shared space has been thoughtfully created to reduce confusion. All in a gracious environment that promotes purpose and celebrates each individual’s life experience.
At Edgemere, memory care is tailored to the individual, and includes specialized therapies, programs and services designed to improve daily living for those living with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia.
Yes. Residents are supported around-the-clock by licensed professionals who are highly trained in caring for those with memory loss, like a person living with Alzheimer’s. Each team member brings a passion for providing dignified, respectful care. Their compassionate nature and dedication to serving those with memory loss create a comfortable, nurturing environment for residents and their families.
If your loved one’s needs change, we’re fully equipped to seamlessly enhance the level of care. It’s a key benefit of moving to a senior living community with the Life Care continuum and part of our commitment to serve residents and their families at the highest level.
Long-term care insurance may in some cases assist in paying for our memory care facilities. There may also be possible life insurance conversion benefits and veterans benefits available.