You may not know it, but giving your brain a workout can be an effective way to fight against memory-related conditions like Dementia and Alzheimers. That's why Elder Manage Care in Lafayette CA offers specialized in-home memory care Creative Writing Services. Call them at 630-638-1489!
Elder Manage Care 624 Ruisseau Francais Ave, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019, United States
In Home Innovative
Storytelling For Your
Lafayette CA Senior!
The recently revised services are provided by a team of literary authors and editors
who visit clients in their homes. As part of the program, caregivers lead clients in a
variety of creative writing activities, such as recording an individual’s life story.
Through the program, people practice
expressing themselves and
strengthening their voices by engaging
in self-expression, enhancing
relationships with others, and
improving mental agility.
The enhanced services offered under "Elder Managed Care" aim to provide the clients with an enjoyable
and stimulating activity, while at the same time helping them to document and record their life, this way,
they can also serve as a valuable tool for caregivers to understand the patient’s condition
According to the CDC, it is estimated that around 5.8
million Americans suffer from Alzheimer’s disease or
an associated condition. Of those, 5.6 million are in
the over-65 age group. The center predicts that, by
2060, those numbers will increase to approximately
While the number of people in this country with Alzheimer's may seem relatively small
when compared with other medical conditions, the cost of caring for them is monumental,
it is estimated that Alzheimer’s and other dementias cost more than $700 billion per year
in the US alone.
The goal is to give caregivers a tool that
helps seniors retain as much independence
as possible while reducing stress on those
providing care. Other creative activities
offered include jewelry making, singing,
piano lessons, and virtual travel.
The services can include creative conversation to spark fresh perspective, help with
recalling and organizing ideas, writing practice, proofreading, author mentorship, and
editing. Clients can also now tailor the services to meet their requirements.
In addition to the updated creative
services program, the company now
offers meal preparation, laundry
assistance, home maintenance and
repair, and support when doctors an