The Difference Between Alzheimer’s and Dementia
While the most common cause of dementia is Alzheimer’s disease, dementia itself is a set of symptoms that refers to the cognitive changes associated with aging, including:
- Difficulty remembering
- Decreased cognitive functioning
- Language impairment
- Issues with attention span and problem solving
Knowing the subtle differences between Alzheimer’s and dementia helps to shape the kind of memory care activities our residents engage with every day. Sunshine Villa’s memory care program is personalized for each and every resident, and we are 100% committed to your needs.
Comprehensive Memory Care at Sunshine Villa
At Sunshine Villa, we provide encouragement through cueing to help your loved one continue to maintain a high quality of life through daily activities. Our experienced caregivers assist with everything from dressing, grooming, and bathing, to giving cognitive assistance, reminders and redirection.
Thanks to our welcoming senior living community and attentive staff, your loved one will feel embraced, supported, and cared for at our memory care community near San Jose, CA. Here, everyone is family.
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