Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care in Westport, CT and the Surrounding Areas
Our Comfort Keepers caregivers are trained to support those needing specialized Alzheimer's and Dementia Care.
Providing care for a loved one with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease can be physically and emotionally draining. At Comfort Keepers, we not only understand the challenges faced by family caregivers... we want to help ease the burden with our specialized Alzheimer's and dementia care services
What is Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Disease?
In general, dementia is a decline in cognitive ability to which is exhibited through signs such as memory loss or an inability to complete familiar tasks. Alzheimer's disease is the most common type of dementia, accounting for 50 to 80 percent of dementia cases., according to the Alzheimer's Association.
How Comfort Keepers Can Help with Expert Dementia Care
Our specially trained dementia care Comfort Keepers® in Greenwich, Stamford, Norwalk, New Canaan, Darien, Easton, Westport, Weston, and Wilton, CT will:
- help maintain a safe and healthy environment for the client.
- engage the client in activities that can stimulate the senses, such as baking or playing and instrument.
- provide meals and bathing assistance.
- support the client and family through the changing behaviors often seen with dementia.
We customize our home care to meet each client’s special needs, taking into consideration his or her health and ability and their progression in the disease. Depending on the client’s needs, our specially trained caregivers can provide dementia care for just a few hours a week or provide full-time, in-home care. Through our 24-hour senior care service, a team of Comfort Keepers coordinates caregiving responsibilities in shifts, ensuring your loved one is cared for at all hours of the day so your family can have full-time peace of mind.