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The Cottages: Not an Average Senior Care Facility

Enhancing the lives of individuals with Alzheimer’s and Dementia Dallas, Texas, Jan 15, 2019 — Dementia and Alzheimer care can be stressful and difficult. The Cottages, with many locations throughout Texas help those living with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease. Their memory care residence located in the Dallas area has used the Mayo Clinic design to create a beautiful, calm space for their residents. “What is necessary for persons suffering from dementia is a familiar environment with ample space to move, as well as structured, predictable and meaningful activities to participate in and enjoy. The Cottages are just such a place.” ~ Jonathan M. Evans, MD – Mayo Clinic Dementia assisted living facilities come in many shapes and sizes. The Cottages have gone above and beyond to be a premiere memory care facility. Using a townhome architecture, residents feel like they are home. Color codes help them find their “townhome” when needing to retreat and rest. The Cottages offer dementia assisted living that includes family-style meals cooked by a gourmet chef, activities scheduled throughout the day, and beautiful gardens to enjoy. Along with all these wonderful attributes, religious services are provided throughout the week. Dementia assisted living at The Cottages is about independence, not dependence. This memory care home in Dallas strives to enhance the lives of their residents by developing meaningful relationships. These relationships are forged by the use of small-scale facilities. Alzheimer and dementia assisted living facilities at The Cottages are equipped with all the support a family needs for their loved one. The Cottages are not the same as a regular senior care facility. Memory care is...

The Cottages Offers a State-Of-The-Art Memory Care Community Dedicated to Providing Highly Personalized, Unsurpassed Care.

Frisco, Texas, Dec 07, 2018 – As your loved one’s age, it can become increasingly difficult to care for their quality of life, as problems with dementia or Alzheimer’s become more severe than in past years. In times like this, it is important to find a solution that is both easy on your family life, while ensuring that your aging loved one living with a memory disorder will have the quality of care they need to ensure they continue a meaningful and fulfilling life. This is where The Cottages can step in. With locations all over Texas (Frisco, Round Rock, League City, and Amarillo), The Cottages makes it convenient for your family to be able to make frequent visits. The Cottages encourages family visits, with regular meals that family can share in, as well as participating in activities with your senior. “The combination of its homelike atmosphere, family setting and dedication to empowering those living with Alzheimer’s disease to live their lives to the fullest is what sets The Cottages apart from other memory care residences.” says Trent Quinn, founder, president and CEO of The Cottages Senior Living. The Cottages does not have level-of-care charges, you can expect an experience free of any hidden fees, no matter what care your loved one needs to receive. The last thing you want to worry about when finding care for a loved one is whether to expect additional charges you are not aware of. The Cottages has beautiful views of park-like settings, with caring staff who are interested in the whole person, in addition to caring for their medical and other needs. Don’t...

The Cottages Are Helping Seniors Reduce Loneliness Through Socializing

Frisco, Texas, Nov 08, 2018 – As we move through our working years, we envision an older aged version of ourselves who are enjoying free time, family and friends. But often the reality is that we end up quite lonely, especially when single and family live far away. Not only is this emotionally sad, but it is also actually detrimental to our health. When seniors are isolated, even in memory care facilities, they often become lonely, and this leads to an assortment of health-related issues. Studies have shown that seniors who spend a majority of their time alone and without socialization are at higher risk for: Depression, lower self-esteem, increase in dementia and Alzheimer’s and are subject to thoughts of suicide. More health-related issues such as high blood pressure, obesity, diabetes, and neurological malfunctions Changing the Social Scene for Our Seniors Luckily, in today’s world, there are many resources to bring seniors to a more social, active, and stable lifestyle. From Alzheimer’s and dementia assisted living facilities such as The Cottages in Texas to senior community centers, elderly individuals have many options to be more engaged. These facilities make social activities a priority and residents benefit greatly. “At The Cottages, we have programs and activities designed for memory impairment,” says Trent Quinn, Founder, President and CEO of The Cottages, a highly respected group of regional assisted living residences for people living with Alzheimer’s and other memory disorders in Texas. “Activities at The Cottages include physical activity that is suitable for those living with memory impairment and dementia, as well as motivating activities and relaxation. We have Alzheimer’s Certified Activity...

New Options for High-Quality Assisted Living Available Across Texas

The Cottages offers residences for seniors with Alzheimer’s and other memory impairments. Frisco, Texas, Oct 08, 2018 – Choosing the right assisted-living residence for a loved one living from Alzheimer’s or other memory-related ailments can be confusing. Finding a facility that cares as much for someone’s loved one as they do doesn’t have to be difficult. The Cottages Senior Living, with locations across Texas, provides unrivaled care in a setting that feels like home. The Cottages latest location is in the Dallas-Fort Worth area and is located in the town of Frisco. “The Cottages has the perfect combination of skilled nurses and assisting staff, dietitians and exercise gurus to keep our residents strong and healthy” says Trent Quinn, founder, president and CEO of The Cottages. “Our residents enjoy a peaceful, serene setting that ensures they get the most out of life.” Residents of The Cottages are provided a quality of life that is second to none. These state-of-the-art residences are designed to treat loved ones with Alzheimer’s, dementia, and other memory disorders, access to fully licensed and trained nurses available 7 days a week and highly qualified staff on site 24/7. They also offer dedicated activity coordinators trained in memory loss treatment and security systems that include live monitoring, motion detectors and sophisticated preventative measures. Rooms are Texas-sized, with high ceilings and filled with natural light to create an inviting and warm home. The grounds are meticulously manicured and offer safe pathways for residents to walk, gather, and relax in park-like comfort. No other assisted living facility in Texas can offer amenities to match The Cottages. The Cottages at...

TULIP Training: Innovation in Alzheimer’s Care

Showing perfect love with TULIP training for staff and families Frisco, Texas, Sep 17, 2018 – The tulip flower is a symbol of perfect love. With this inspiration, The Cottages, an Alzheimer’s assisted living community, has developed a training program that is like none other. Their dedication continues to shine through all of Texas. TULIP stands for time, understanding, life quality, increased awareness, pills on time, and support. “The goal of TULIP is to help families and staff give the best care possible to their residents, through understanding and awareness of what Alzheimer’s disease is and what Alzheimer’s assisted living can provide.” says Trent Quinn, founder, president and CEO of The Cottages. The Cottages are taking Alzheimer’s assisted living in Texas to a new standard. With the help of a home health agency, The Cottages are able to provide this training in virtually any setting. The training will cover basic knowledge of the disease, sleep changes, and pain control. The Cottages handle all care needed for their residents and also teach families how to administer basic daily care needs to their loved ones. Those living with Alzheimer’s disease deserve the best care possible. Quality of life is all important and no shortcuts should be taken in achieving this goal. TULIP training is just one step performed in elevating the care residents receive from The Cottages. All assisted living facilities in the The Cottages community are providing this training. This is why choosing The Cottages Alzheimer’s assisted living facilities is the right choice to make. About The Cottages The Cottages is dedicated to care for those with Alzheimer’s disease and...

Using Specific Activities for Memory Care at The Cottages

Frisco, Texas, August 15, 2018 – Memory care programs at The Cottages are helping residents and their families live fulfilling lives as memory disorders such as Alzheimer’s start to affect their loved ones. “Activities are planned throughout the day to help residents stay relaxed and engaged.” says Trent Quinn, founder, president and CEO of The Cottages. “Activities include physical as well as educational programs.” At times, an expert in a specific interest will be invited to participate in programs for residents. The staff at The Cottages has designed a schedule for all residents, so they may have a routine. Routines help those living with memory disorders stay relaxed. Activities in the morning are designed to help residents wake up and get the day started. Mid-day activities are specific to the interests of the residents, and hand/eye coordination and memory recall programs are scheduled for the afternoon. Residents of The Cottages enjoy a comfortable and homey atmosphere. Religious services are provided throughout the week for residents and their families. Creating a life full of comfort and joy is the goal of all staff members. Dedication to residents and their families shines through all activities and programs that residents take part in. The Cottages are dedicated to helping people living with memory disorders enjoy the highest quality of life possible. Activities are carried out by Alzheimer’s certified activity directors and all residents are encouraged to attend and participate. About The Cottages The Cottages are dedicated to care for those with Alzheimer’s disease and other memory disorders.  The Cottage concept provides a home-like environment tailored to meet individual needs based on physical,...