Ask any Hanson Services care giver what they focus on when caring for a client with Alzheimer’s disease and they will universally answer: creating positive and happy experiences in a setting where our client feels familiar, comfortable and safe. And they should know as, on average, 50% of Hanson clients are living with some form of memory loss.
Often we are contacted by family seeking caregiving help for someone with advancing Alzheimer’s. During the assessment process we work with families to recognize that Alzheimer’s care goes far beyond personal care and physical safety. We stress the importance of continuing the social events and outings that brought joy in the past: church, symphony, walks in the park etc. We emphasize the value of enlisting experienced caregivers who can provide engaged and meaningful […]