Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

President Ronald Reagan designated November as National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month in 1983. At the time, fewer than 2 million Americans had Alzheimer’s. Today, the number of people with the disease has soared to nearly 5.4 million. Alzheimer’s is a complex neurological disease that is the most common form of dementia and has directly affected approximately 1 in every 2…

Assisted Living Explained

Assisted living is just that, it provides “assistance” to residents within a community. Assisted living can offer many services from shower assistance to medication reminders in the comfort of an individual’s apartment home. There is also a nurse available to set up medications or check on assisted living residents when they do not feel well. Assisted living normally offers three…

Adult Day Center

Cherished Place is a unique adult day club that offers therapeutic activities and individualized services in a group setting for older adults with a variety of care needs. The program focuses on the dignity and individuality of each member, and Club members are encouraged to participate in programs specially tailored to their needs, abilities and interests. Members enjoy a wide…