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Alzheimer's and Dementia Care

why choose us

It is difficult to discern the difference between the typical age related changes and behaviors associated with Dementia and or Alzheimer’s.  Below are the 10 signs identified by the Alzheimer’s Association. “Early Detection does matter…”

  1. Memory loss that disrupts daily life
  2. Challenges in planning or problem solving
  3. Difficulty completing familiar tasks
  4. Confusion with time and place
  5. Trouble understanding visual images and spatial relationships
  6. New problems with words in speaking or writing
  7. Misplacing things and losing ability to retrace steps
  8. Decreased or poor judgement
  9. Withdrawal from work or social situations
  10. Changes in mood and personality

The goal is to maintain a safe environment in the comfort of their own home.  Devoted Guardian services include personal care for:

  • Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Dementia
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Transitions from Hospital or Skilled Nursing
  • Joint Replacements
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Failure to Thrive
  • Homebound
  • Bedbound

Devoted Guardian’s personalized care plans provides the following services depending on the individual’s needs:

  • Personal hygiene and grooming
  • Bathing
  • Meal preparation
  • Medication reminders
  • Toileting/Incontinence assistance
  • Safe Transfers (from bed to chair, chair to toilet, etc.)
  • Transportation
  • House Keeping
  • Companion Care
  • Errands and Shopping

Devoted Guardian care givers are fully insured, bonded and go through a vigorous background check.  Care givers also complete training programs to address cognitive and physical challenges associated with Alzheimer’s, Dementia and aging.

Please call to arrange for initial assessment at no charge. Devoted Guardians looks forward to assessing and developing a care plan specifically for you or your loved one. 

 

Those with Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease present a unique set of challenges.  Changes in judgement, sense of time and place, behavior, physical ability and senses present “safety challenges.”

 

 Judgement

  • Decision making becomes compromised.
  • Ability to function safely with household appliances and driving skills deteriorates.

Sense of Time and Place:

  • Easily turned around
  • Getting lost in familiar surroundings including home

Behavior:

  • Easily confused
  • Suspicious and paranoid
  • Fearful

Physical Ability:

  • Balance requires walker or wheelchair
  • Coordination is diminished
  • Physical task completion decreases
  • Strength

Senses:

  • Eye sight
  • Changes in hearing
  • Interpreting temperatures of liquids
  • Depth perception

 

 

future care services

Call Today: (800) 699-4781 or (480) 999-3012