Aggressive Behaviors – How to Deal with Mood Changes in Alzheimer’s and Dementia Patients Treating aggressive behaviors in Alzheimer’s and dementia patients is difficult. With all the research done in the past few decades, the cause of these illnesses is still not fully known. We understand the frail state of seniors…Details
Celebrating holidays with Alzheimer’s and dementia sufferers is challenging. Probably no other holidays trigger the emotions of the elderly like Thanksgiving and Christmas. Maybe it is because these momentous holidays often dig up memories of their youth, or it reminds them of being together with an entire family, or loss of other loved ones. These…Details
Sundowning symptoms can appear in up to 25% of all Alzheimer’s patients. Doctors now know that some seniors with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia show higher signs of aggression and anger after the sun goes down. A lack of sunlight is known to affect the mood of people around the world. In…Details
Hospice Care – Providing Peace and Comfort in a Senior’s Final Days Hospice care and information for the final days Some Americans are under the impression that hospice care is expensive. Medicare covers most expenses for most seniors. In fact, it can cover up to 100% of the costs. As long as a patient…Details
There are many nutritious meals for seniors. The best way for them to receive them is to implement them every day. One of the main reasons seniors move to assisted living facilities is because they can no longer prepare their own meals. After their health becomes frail, they will still need to be fed every…Details
Family Support – Seniors Need Their Loved Ones to Be There When it Counts Seniors are living longer and family support has never been more important. It’s true that more Americans are taking responsibility and they are doing their best to take care of seniors at home. However, with busy work schedules and children…Details
We hope you will drop by and see you new Applewood Our House home for residents to enjoy a home feel with a family atmospheres. Our caregivers have fabulous hearts and truly care for our families and residents. We have Qmap certified caregivers to help with medication and daily needs. Our Activities program has grown…Details
Alzheimer's and Dementia Care Facilities – Why You Should Move Your Loved One Earlier Rather Than Later
Alzheimer’s and dementia care facilities, such as Applewood Our House in Lakewood, Golden and Arvada, are designed to assist families in taking care of their loved ones. Some people think it is not a terrific idea to leave their parents in assisted living facilities, but the truth is that assisted living facilities help families deal…Details
What a gorgeous day with our staff and resident families raising over $2000 for support, care and research of Alzheimer’s.
We really are so lucky to have such a fabulous group to help and participate with this cause. Thank you to all!!Share This Article:
Our Activities Director and Fabulous Staff make these outings a great experience for all. We love that bowling, fishing and other outside activities enrich our residents lives. Our Staff enjoys that the residents have opportunities to enjoy a normal life and what we would do with our families.Share This Article:
Applewood Our House – What it Means to be a Leader In Dementia Care through The Alzheimer's Association.
Applewood Our House is proud to be a part of the Leaders in Dementia Care Training program that is run by The Alzheimer’s Association. We understand the only way we can provide higher quality care to our residents is to keep learning advanced care treatments that allow us to stay at the top of our…Details