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BOUNCE BACK – REHAB, RECOVER, RETURN HOME Reality of Alzheimer’s ...

September 21, 2016 GMT

Alzheimer’s is a terrible disease. It’s not just about forget•ting a name, a face or a familiar place. It’s much more serious. It’s about not being able to function; to carry out the essential activities of daily living: eating, bathing, dressing, com•munication. The con•dition grows progres•sively worse. There is no known cure.

Almost 75% of those with Alzheimer’s live at home and are cared for by devoted, loving family caregivers. But there are limits as to what relatives can do. There comes a time when the disease has progressed to the point where expert profes•sional care and su•pervision are needed. That is when the ex•perienced staff at our Garden Court can help.

The staff in this unit has been carefully selected and trained. They are sensitive to the needs of the resi•dents as well as their families. Particular emphasis is placed on exercise, activities, personal hygiene and grooming, as well as nutritional manage•ment. An attentive and responsive staff is always on duty to provide prompt atten•tion and assistance no matter what time of day or night.

The safety, security, and the dignity of your loved one are of para•mount importance to us, as they are to you. Come out for a tour. Discuss your situation. We’re here to help both of you!