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Eric Dewhirst Eric Dewhirst
February 9, 2018 ● Memory Care 2 min read

List of questions to ask when evaluating a Memory Care community

When you are considering a memory care community for a parent or loved one, you should try to make sure that the care that’s provided is closely aligned with your parent’s needs.

You should find the answers to these questions before you make a final decision about memory care:

Understanding your loved one’s needs

  • What is your loved one’s level of mobility? Does she walk independently or require walker or wheelchair?
  • Does your loved one
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Eric Dewhirst Eric Dewhirst
February 9, 2018 ● Memory Care 2 min read

10 Helpful Tips for Communicating with a Person Living with Dementia

After interviewing some personal care workers as well as some friends that have dealt directly with this issue with their own paretns, I have come up with ten straightforward things you can do to make your visit with your loved one go more smoothly for you and them.

  1. You know what makes your loved one feel safe, secure, and happy? Your smile does;
  2. Always remember that when you get tense and uptight it
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