Dementia Care Program in Niagara Falls, NY

 
Niagara Falls, NY Memory Care ProgramWe recognize that caring for someone with Alzheimer's Disease or other Dementias can be extremely difficult and time consuming. Many individuals require 24 hour supervision and this is not always feasible when trying to manage your own life. Venture Forthe is here to help. 
 
Venture Forthe is the leading home care agency in Dementia Care in Niagara Falls. We offer a unique and comprehensive approach to dementia care. 
 
The Dementia Care Program is a specialized program for those living with Alzheimer's disease and dementia, as well as for their families. It features one-on-one interaction and attention - key to providing the best care possible for someone living with 
memory impairment. Our approach is one of encouragement and assistance; we help our clients with dementia and their family members cope with the challenges of memory loss. 
 
An in-home caregiver provides care and companionship for the person living with dementia. While a Memory Counselor works with the client and their family to improve their quality of life and understand the disease better.
 
Each caregiver is specially trained by one of our Memory Counselors, who are all Certified Dementia Practitioners, so they understand how to redirect challenging behaviors, such as mood swings, anxiety or depression, and incorporate meaningful activities into a person's daily routine. 
 
Our Dementia Care Program keeps clients safe and improves the quality of life for everyone involved. Download Dementia Care Program Brochure.
 

Helping our Clients through Memory Care

 
Niagara Falls, NY Dementia Care ProgramOur care team builds a care plan that is personalized for each family and based on a specific person's health and social history - it is not a one-size-fits-all process. We don't just pick a caregiver. We individually match a client with a Memory Care Counselor and with a trained personal caregiver. The care plan provides a roadmap for everyone involved, the counselor, caregiver and family.  The plan focuses on the most meaningful way to engage with a person living with dementia, catering to their unique habits, preferences and behavioral issues.
 
The Dementia Program uses a positive, failure-free approach. Your loved one is never wrong. This approach crafts a calm and supportive environment to strengthen a client's self-esteem when they are most vulnerable. It is an invaluable solution to help your loved one cope with the challenges of Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia. 
 
Our Memory Care Counselors focus on the client's strengths and interests. The goal is to utilize the hobbies and activities a client enjoys and to create meaningful moments that can continue to adjust as a client's cognitive abilities change. Our dementia care plans:
  • Encourage engagement
  • Help to maintain a safe environment
  • Provide mind stimulating activities
  • Supervise and aide in daily activities
  • Help to manage changing behaviors
  • Support the family

 
Helping the Family

 
Dementia doesn't just affect the person; it also affects the rest of the family. Venture Forthe's Dementia Care Program supports the entire family, getting them involved and providing  tips and coping skills as their loved one's needs change. Caregivers are also there to be a respite for the family from the stress of continual care, allowing the family to enjoy the time with their loved one. 
 
Venture Forthe's Dementia Care Program is a solution for the entire family. It eases fears, and lessens the burden on family caregivers by teaching them, communicating with them, and giving them the much-needed support. Caregivers understand the delicate family dynamics involved when a family is living with dementia and their goal is to bring both the client and their loved ones closer together. For more Dementia Care Resources.

 
Specialized Dementia Care Training

 
Every Memory Care Counselor is a Certified Dementia Practitioner, these individuals go through an extensive training and are certified by the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners. These professionally-developed courses cover a wide range of topics in depth but are specifically tailored for the needs of individuals working with and caring for individuals with dementia . All of our dementia caregivers work one-on-one with a Memory Care Counselor to implement the care plan, they also participate in ongoing training and they cultivate more skills through supplemental hands-on experience.
 
A Dementia caregiver is able to provide help with many daily-living activities, including:
  • Bathing 
  • Dressing 
  • Personal Grooming 
  • Housekeeping 
  • Transportation 
  • Healthy Meal Preparation 
 
Consistent training and communication creates a circle of trust between the client, the Dementia Care Team, and the entire family, for all of our clients in and around the Niagara Falls area.
 
 

Interested in Learning More? 


We are happy to answer any questions, call us: 1-800-701-1233

 

Helpful Links:

 

Alzheimer's Association 

Family Caregiver Alliance

Mayo Clinic Caregiver Blog

Memory Cafe: Activity Based Group in WNY for Individuals with Dementia and their Caregivers

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