What to do When Your Spouse Has Dementia

A diagnosis of Dementia is difficult for everyone, but it can take an unusually large toll on the spouse. You want to stay true to the vows you made when you got married, but 'that's not an easy task. Caring for a spouse or partner with Dementia can range from a minor bump in the [...]

By |2019-08-15T08:52:19-08:00August 15th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

How often should I visit my parent in the nursing home?

Having a parent or loved one who is no longer able to live alone safely can be an incredibly stressful time for everyone involved. - Especially when the reason is due to Alzheimer's or dementia. You may be wondering how you can ensure your parent is taken care of when they move into a Boise [...]

Memory Care Assisted Living: Activities to do With Dementia Patients

When a loved one moves into a memory care assisted living community, it is a transition for everyone in the family. Little ones may miss seeing their grandparents often. You might miss talking to your parent. Or not having that time you would normally spend together can be very hard. Visiting regularly can help manage [...]

By |2019-06-18T14:18:21-08:00May 28th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Dementia Care Services: Steps for Evaluating Memory Care Communities

Many families like yours are struggling with an Alzheimer's, dementia, or a memory related diagnosis. When combined with the health issues of aging parents, it may be hard to meet everyone's medical and care needs. You may be busy with work, your own health issues or may not feel confident in your ability to provide [...]

By |2019-05-22T11:32:21-08:00May 14th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Early Symptoms of Dementia

What is Dementia? Dementia is not a disease in itself but a broad range of brain diseases that cause a gradual, long-term decrease in the ability of a person to remember things that is severe enough to hamper daily activities. A person with dementia may have problems with cognitive functioning including memory, visual perception, language [...]

By |2019-05-22T11:44:39-08:00March 26th, 2019|Blog, Health, Memory Care|0 Comments