Memory Care

We are happy to announce that The Cottages of Clayton will soon be offering a Memory Care Cottage with construction beginning in the summer of 2014 and Grand Opening in early 2015. This Memory Care Cottage will be the most state-of-the-art Memory Care program in Northern Dayton. By creating a partnership with Dynamic Senior Solutions and The Alzheimer’s Association, Miami Valley Chapter, we are creating specific programming and technology options to keep those individuals with dementia and Alzheimer’s active and enhance their quality of life.

Pre-leasing of these apartments will begin soon. Please contact us at (937) 280-0300 for additional information or to schedule a tour to discuss pre-leasing options!

 

What is Memory Care Cottage?

The Memory Care Program at The Cottages of Clayton offers compassionate care for individuals facing the challenges of Alzheimer’s and other related forms of memory loss. Our unique cottage setting offers a safe and secure environment, yet allows the residents freedom to wander in a familiar contained environment. Our personalized, supportive care approach can make a remarkable difference in the lives of our residents and their families.

We encourage participation in daily tasks, personal care and social enrichment programs. Memories can be stimulated in a dignified way through recreational activities, arts and crafts and social events. Our professionally trained staff provides structure and comfort to enhance the quality of life for our residents while promoting their dignity and well being.

Our Services Include:

  • Dementia specific programming
  • Safe and secure environment tailored specifically for those with dementia
  • 24-hour supportive care by staff trained in dementia care
  • Lifestyle engagement stations

Amenities Include:

  • Private suites with full bath
  • Companion suites available
  • Secure entrance to memory cottage
  • Secure outdoor memory courtyard
  • Three nutritious meals per day in a family-style dining room
  • Nutritious snacks available 24-hours a day
  • Nurses on campus 24-hours a day
  • Emergency call system in each suite and bathroom
  • Free WiFi
  • Telephone
  • Cable TV access
  • Scheduled transportation
  • Beauty shop services

The Memory Care Program at The Cottages of Clayton provides a secure environment free of outside distractions. Our dementia-trained staff assists our residents with personal preferences during engaging activities that help to diminish agitation and confusion. This safe environment and structured routine we provide for our residents promotes peace of mind for family members and loved ones.