New Inquires: 303.956.9037

Blog

Caring for Abusive Parents

  Caring for abusive parents is a serious issue. It’s challenging to be the target of a parent during an abusive encounter. You go from being a parent of your own children, to having the responsibility of being a caregiver to your mother or father. In addition

Read more

Friends at Applewood,

I wanted to say thank you so much for taking such wonderful care of my dad, Dwayne.  I still remember meeting Cheryl  for the first time and sitting on the bench to explain our family story.  I knew immediately that Applewood was the place for him.  It

Read more

TRUE LOVE (A Doctor's note) Must Read!!

It was approximately 8.30 a.m. on a busy morning when an elderly gentleman in his eighties arrived to have stitches removed from his thumb. He stated that he was in a hurry as he had an appointment at 9.00 a.m. I took his vital signs and had

Read more

Alzheimer's vs. dementia is easy to distinguish.

    In the early 1900s, Alois Alzheimer looked at abnormal plaques in the brain. This was the first recorded case of the possible disease. In the century that followed, scientists have made many more discoveries about Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. Unfortunately, not all is known, and

Read more

Stages of Alzheimer's Disease – What Every Family Member Should Know

The stages of Alzheimer’s disease are well documented. Yet, the origin and causes are shrouded in mystery.   Scientists don’t fully comprehend the exact causes of Alzheimer’s disease. However, it is clear that something in the brain causes the disease. This is not something that happens overnight,

Read more

Love and Heart with Dementia

Showing love and heart with dementia patients is a long and hard road for many families. It might be a spouse, parent, or grandparent that needs you now more than ever. You are probably wondering if you can you take care of him or her. Will it

Read more

Secured Homes – Ways to Keep Seniors Safe in Their Residence

  When providing secured homes for seniors who require assisted living arrangements, it is necessary to give them the best security systems. You need to keep them from wandering off, and you want to make sure that criminals are kept out.     Best Ways to Ensure

Read more

Outings with Dementia Residents – How Small Trips Can Lead to Big Smiles

Applewood Our House is proud of the fact that we provide outings with dementia residents. Our centers in Lakewood and Golden, Colorado provide a secure atmosphere for residents with Alzheimer’s and dementia, and we implement numerous outdoor activities and events.   There are no definite easy answers

Read more

Activities for Assisted Living Residents – Ways to Keep Seniors Active and Alert

Activities for Assisted Living Residents – Ways to Keep Seniors Active and Alert       Activities for assisted living residents are an integral part of every facility. Organized activities help the days go by quicker, and can help the elderly stay mentally and physically active.  

Read more

Aggressive Behaviors – How to Deal with Mood Changes in Alzheimer's and Dementia Patients

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.

Read more
Page 20 of 29« First...10...1819202122...Last »

Applewood Our House has four residential assisted living homes for those with memory care needs.

Applewood Our House has a Better Business Bureau A+ Rating.

Recent Posts

Contact Us

Arvada
6435 Garrison Street
Arvada, CO 80004
303.424.6435

Golden:
1365 Yank Street
Golden, CO 80401
720.398.9743

Lakewood:
1900 Upham Street
Lakewood, CO 80124
303.205.1900

South Lakewood:
1182 S Van Gordon Court
Lakewood, CO 80228
720.639.4207

Font Resize