This service provides assistance with daily living activities for individuals with dementia, Alzheimer’s and other related disorders. The staff receives on-going, specialized training in memory care to ensure that residents receive appropriate care for their specific needs. This service fosters residents’ individual skills and interests while creating an environment that diminishes confusion and agitation.
Guiding Principles for Dementia Care
Northfield Retirement Community is proud to follow Aging Services of Minnesota’s Guiding Principles for Dementia Care. These principles were developed by experts in dementia care and identify the key components of high quality dementia care programs.
The Guiding Principles for Dementia Care provide consumers with a guide to the questions they should ask when they are seeking dementia care for a family member. Consumers can identify the dementia care programs that adopt and follow these principles by the gold seal that they display.