A Personalized, Engaging Approach to Dementia Care
For Any Stage of Dementia, Including Alzheimer’s Disease
What makes our Atlanta, Decatur and Midtown area elderly care services unique is that our programs are designed to help both the individual and the family, struggling with any stage of dementia and Alzheimer’s. We understand that every person with dementia is different. How they behave, what they remember, and how they communicate will vary depending not only on what stage of dementia they are in but more importantly who they are as a person. Our caregivers are trained for the special care and attention required for clients with memory loss and judgment issues resulting from dementia and Alzheimer’s disease
Here at FirstLight Home Care of Metro Atlanta, you’ll find our dementia care and elderly care services in Decatur, Midtown and Virginia-Highland, are designed to help people cope with the anxiety, confusion, depression, and isolation that is associated with Dementia and Alzheimer’s.
Person-First Dementia Care
FirstLight Home Care of Metro Atlanta has created a one of a kind Dementia Care Program. What makes it unique is the fact that our care plan is built first around the individual rather than just the disease. We passionately believe take into consideration who the person was before they were diagnosed and who they are today as a result of the disease. This approach is both individualized and attentive, ensuring that our care is customized and personalized and provide our clients with a sense of purpose in their lives.
Clients get a personalized “Who I Am” booklet that’s designed to reinforce their personal history such as:
- What makes you happy?
- Feel accomplished?
- What distresses or frustrates you?
- …And other similar questions to get to know them as a person
The answers to these questions will help our caregivers make customized daily care plans and ensure your loved ones are being treated with respect, dignity, comfort and create happiness in their lives.
FirstLight Home Care of Metro Atlanta is a leader in the community in providing the Ageless GraceTM program to many seniors in the community. Ageless GraceTM is a fun and engaging brain fitness program that involves the science of neuroplasticity which activates all five functions of the brain: strategic, analytical, kinesthetic learning, memory/recall, and imagination and creativity. In combination, also addresses basic physical fitness through 21 exercise Tools that are required for a lifetime of optimal function. These exercises based on everyday movements that are a natural and organic focus on the healthy longevity of the body and mind.
FirstLight Home Care of Metro Atlanta provides the communities of Decatur, Midtown, Virginia-Highland, Brookhaven, Druid Hills, North Druid Hills, Emory Village, Chamblee, DeKalb, Avondale Estates and Doraville with superior dementia care and elderly care services.