There are many forms and levels of dementia. Alzheimer’s, Vascular, Lewy Body to name a few. Those that suffer these forms of dementia can have very different care needs. Both Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing Centers provide Memory Care, supporting the unique challenges memory loss presents. However, there are instances of dementia that require a higher level of care and safety. When the risk of wandering or elopement is a concern, a secure environment becomes necessary.
The Terraces Orleans offers memory care but does not offer a secure environment. Residents are screened to ensure appropriate placement in the community.