July 16, 2020 (HOUSTON) — Specialty care is essential for individuals living with dementia. As the effects of dementia increase in severity, family members often seek the help of an assisted living facility. The Cottages provide quality personalized care for loved ones suffering from all forms of dementia. Residents at The Cottages live in a safe, family-owned environment specifically designed to reduce the obstacles associated with memory loss. Families and loved ones will appreciate the beautiful, state-of-the-art environment created by The Cottages, where daily opportunities to interact with the community are available.
Because every individual is unique, so is the care offered by the staff who focus on building relationships with their residents in order to make them feel more at home. Staffed with exceptional administrators and specially trained caregivers, The Cottages provide expert daily care for their residents both physically and emotionally. The staff receives extensive training in common causes of dementia, including Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and Lewy Body dementia. Outside experts are brought in for scheduled demonstrations and activities for the residents. In addition, the compassionate staff understands the concerns of family members. The Cottages provide monthly support groups and educational series for families as well as grief counseling and caregiver support.
The Cottages is an assisted living community where loved ones and their families feel confident knowing medications, supervision of personal care, specialized activities and meals are all provided. Residents receive individualized care with the support of 24-hour staffing. This may include assistance in bathing, wellness monitoring, physician visits and mobile lab or x-ray services.
Based on research at the Mayo Clinic, The Cottages designed its communities with helpful visuals to assist those suffering from memory loss. The small, inviting community nurtures close relationships between the staff and residents. Beautifully built common areas and a large backyard allow residents to enjoy companionship and activities, while color-coding assists residents in identifying their own townhome when it’s time to relax.