Our Memory Care Unit

The Memory Care Unit at The Woodleigh is a unique environment where we offer a specialized program for individuals living with Alzheimer’s or other dementia-related illnesses. This 22-bed area is based on a social model of care, which maximizes the functional independence of each resident.

Memory Care Unit Program Details
Residents of the Memory Care Unit enjoy a safe, comfortable and secure environment and are cared for 24 hours a day by trained staff. The unit incorporates the latest research and techniques in Alzheimer’s and dementia care. From the secure entry door and outdoor patio/yard area to the soothing colors throughout our unit, the residents’ safety, physical and psychological needs are the primary concern of The Woodleigh.A range of activities are scheduled throughout the day for Memory Care Unit residents. The activity program is designed to maximize and maintain the physical and mental well-being of each resident.The Woodleigh is dedicated to raising the standards of excellence in providing quality living for those with Alzheimer’s and other dementia-related illnesses. As such, our Memory Care Unit offers specialized features including:

  • Secured, covered patio and spacious yard.
  • Therapeutic activity area.
  • Activities appropriate for those with dementia or dementia-related illnesses.
  • No overhead paging on the unit.
  • Continuity of Care – select employees staff the unit based on experience and techniques that are specific to Alzheimer’s and dementia care.