Dementia Care in Gresham
The weight of a dementia diagnosis or other memory loss disorder is often too great for a family to bear alone. It can make every day a little more difficult for both the dementia sufferer themselves, and their loved ones. To get quality care and support, you can turn to your local dementia care experts at Visiting Angels® Gresham. We offer skilled assistance with a compassionate touch to families in Gresham, Happy Valley, Eastern Multnomah and Clackamas Counties, Northeast and Southeast Portland, and the neighboring communities. Together with their companion caregivers, seniors with Alzheimer's can continue living at home with independence.
How Dementia Care Helps Gresham Seniors
Dementia is unlike any other disease, so it only makes sense that dementia care should be unique as well. The methods and techniques we use at Visiting Angels Gresham were developed in partnership with The Alzheimer's Foundation of America. These strategies help our caregivers to manage the symptoms of dementia and restore peace and order to the home.
Some of the ways that dementia care from Visiting Angels Gresham can help your loved one include:
- Avoiding relocation to a nursing home or assisted living facility
- Preventing in-home accidents and missed medications
- Ensuring they are getting adequate fluids and nutrition
- Managing emotional outbursts, anger, and anxiety related to memory loss
- Bringing them uplifting companionship and prevent withdrawal
- Providing regular relief for family caregivers who need time to rest
Whether they're helping out around the house or transporting your loved one to their next medical appointment, having dementia care from a skilled caregiver from Visiting Angels Gresham can truly help to make daily life easier for a senior with dementia. Your loved one's dignity is important to us, so no matter the task, our companion caregivers perform each and every task with the utmost sensitivity.
Getting Started with Alzheimer's Care
No matter how great the services, dementia care would be nothing without the right caregiver to provide them. That's why Visiting Angels Gresham makes sure to match your loved one with a local caregiver that is ideally suited to not only their basic needs, but their personality, through our Select Your Caregiver® program. Together with their caregiver, your loved one with dementia can live an easier, happier life in Gresham.
For more information on our dementia care services, call Visiting Angels Gresham and ask about our free, in-home consultations.
*Private Long Term Care insurance and Veterans Benefits programs as well as County Grants are accepted.
Serving Gresham, Northeast Portland, Happy Valley, Damascus, Clackamas, and Surrounding Areas
Visiting Angels GRESHAM, OREGON202 NE Kelly St.
Gresham, OR 97030