Memory Care

Memory Care Services

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.

Quality Living For All

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
  • Activities appropriate for those with dementia or dementia-related illnesses
  • Therapeutic Activity Area
  • 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

The Woodleigh is an Alzheimer’s Screening Site

The Woodleigh of Baton Rouge is proud to serve as a screening site for the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America’s National Memory Screening Program. The National Memory Screening Program provides free, confidential memory screenings on an ongoing basis. Since its inception, more than 4 million people have been screened nationwide! Click here to find out if you should be screened.