Dedicated memory care assisted living

As we see the population of adults age 65 and older grow, the prevalence of Alzheimer’sand other memory-related diseases begins to increase. With dedicated professional care and specially designed community, you can have the support you need without having to live in a hospital or give up all the luxuries that independent living has to offer. Learn more about all the amenities you’ll receive at The Bridges at Ankeny below.

Memory Care Services

Memory care like ours has the benefit of specializing in a precise kind of care designed for residents who suffer from loss of memory and may need a more customized day-to-day plan than others. With dementia support programs and new and unique forms of therapy to support diseases such as Alzheimer’s, it becomes much easier for you or your loved one to live a normal and happy life.
Some of the services we offer in our memory care communities include:

  • Private apartments with private bathrooms to maintain independence
  • Personal furnishings to provide a sense of familiarity
  • Access to 24/7 licensed medical care
  • Family-style dining with an encouraging dining room for residents to socialize
  • Religious and spiritual services, including a nondenominational
  • Reminiscence therapy based on personal memories
  • Protected outdoor spaces
  • Fully secured environments to keep you or your loved     one safe and in control

Rather than focusing on the disability or disease, the skilled colleagues at The Bridges at Ankney emphasizes the individual in order to maximize their unique capabilities. With emotional support, warmth, resilience, and empathy, we’ll work together to create a caring community dedicated to supporting the needs of all its residents. By adopting architectural elements, floor plans, and room decor to fit the needs of our residents with memory loss, we make it easy to move freely without concerns about safety. The loved ones of our residents also get to visit and experience the beauty of the grounds, as well as witness the healing effects of personalized memory care.

Rent Special: Move in by August 31st, 2019 and receive HALF OFF 3rd months rent!

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With a community purposely built to accommodate the needs of our aging residents with memory loss, we are able to design programs, events, and staff training around these specialized needs. Our highly trained colleagues are able to use their education and experience with patients suffering from dementia to expand upon the latest research and develop lasting relationships with our residents.

This focus in committed care includes creating activities that encourage a resident’s strengths and help improve their weaknesses, as well as activities that promote cognitive functions and stimulate memory.