Memory Care Neighborhood
St. Joseph’s residents who need more one-to-one guidance and care throughout the day due to mild to moderate confusion or memory impairment reside in our Memory Care Neighborhood. All full-time residents have their own private apartment located in the Memory Care Neighborhood.
In addition, St. Joseph’s Adult Date Center is part of our Memory Care Neighborhood and serves adults who reside with their spouses or families. Caring for a loved one with confusion or memory impairment is truly a labor of love which can consume. your time, energy and emotions. St. Joseph’s Adult Day Center can help you remain the primary care giver by allowing you to leave your loved one in a safe environment while you work, enjoy social engagements, go shopping, or simply take a much needed break from caring for you loved one.
Your loved one will feel at home in St. Joseph’s lovely Memory Care neighborhood where they can enjoy:
- A comfortable living room area with gas fireplace and television.
- A sunny kitchen area where all meals are served and residents take part in baking and other activities.
- A beautiful, secure Outdoor Courtyard with covered sitting area.
St. Joseph’s Memory Care Neighborhood is safeguarded by a security system which prevents unattended wandering.
Specialized Staff & Program
St. Joseph’s Memory Care Staff are specifically trained to meet the needs of those with mild to moderate memory impairment or confusion. They provide one-to-one guidance throughout the day with structured program designed to meet individual needs. Our staff can help participants take part in past or new enjoyments while recognizing the present limitations of the participant. Activities include reminiscing, exercise, games, baking, arts & crafts, movies and many other engaging pastimes. Participants are encouraged to take part in “activities” such as setting the tables for meals, dish washing, folding towels, etc. These “activities” promote feelings of productivity and recall past usefulness and independence.
St. Joseph’s Memory Care Area & Adult Day Center is open to the public seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Your loved one can participate in St. Joseph’s Memory Care Area & Adult Day Center as often as he or she likes. Participants generally stay for six hours or more.
To learn more about St. Joseph’s Adult Day Center, call 402.372.3477/ext. 407, or click here to fill out our contact form.