What is a Memory Unit?

What is a Memory Unit?

What is a memory unit?
A memory unit is a designated area in an assisted living facility specifically designed to address the needs of adults with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease. Memory units provide a safe and secure environment for patients with these conditions. They also offer specialized programming and activities that promote cognitive health and wellbeing. Specially trained nurses and caregivers often staff memory units. Memory units are becoming the norm, and for a good reason. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, “as many as half of all people living in assisted living facilities have dementia.” For this reason, families need to ask potential assisted living facilities if they offer a memory unit.

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Evershine’s New Normal

Evershine’s New Normal

Facilities administration in a pandemic can be difficult to understand, especially for those who have not experienced one. At Evershine Care want to help others emerge from this pandemic by explaining how we managed the care of our clients and facilities during and after the pandemic.

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Group outings are always something everyone looks forward to

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A balance of play and work at the Rocking Horse Riding Academy

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Las Cruces, NM 88012


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