Alzheimer's/ Dementia Care
Senior Helpers specialises in providing the best in home care services for clients with Alzheimer’s/ dementia
Senior Helpers trains their staff in a unique, specialised care program exclusive to Senior Helpers, Senior Gems.
Senior Gems is a revolutionary program developed in the U.S.A. in conjunction with dementia expert and registered Occupational Therapist, Teepa Snow (MS, OR/L, FATE) & the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America. Her Senior Gems classification system (based on the Allen Cognitive Disability Theory) allows us to understand which stage of dementia the person is experiencing so that we can create the best care plan and select the right caregiver for that individual.This family centered program assists Senior Helpers in providing positive, meaningful interactions between family, caregivers and their loved ones. This program ensures Senior Helpers is a leader in providing in home dementia care.
- Customised care plans
- Cueing programs to stimulate memory
- Constant monitoring
- Supervise medication and daily activities
- Fostering of supportive communication
- Promoting a positive environment
- Providing meaningful activities to stimulate mind & memory
To see a brief preview of the Senior Gems DVD, please click here http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3N6eG7RbhRE&lr=1&feature=mhee
Contact your nearest location If you would like to know more about our unique Senior Gems approach, or to speak with a Senior Helpers staff member about creating a customised Alzheimer’s or dementia care plan for your loved one.