What is memory care?

What is memory care?

Memory care specifically caters to patients with Alzheimer’s disease, dementia and other memory-related impairments.  Unlike assisted living communities, memory care provides 24-hour supervision as well as an on-call doctor in order to meet the needs of the residents.  In . In addition to meals, housekeeping and laundry service, transportation, exercise and social experiences, these communities usually offer specific activities designed to nurture those with Alzheimer’s and other forms of memory impairments.