650-396-3596

2100 Geng Road, Suite 210, Palo Alto, CA 94303

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Alzheimer’s Care

NuevaCare provides Alzheimer’s Care right in the home for seniors suffering from dementia and memory loss. Located in San Mateo, we provide services to most San Francisco Bay Area communities from Millbrae to Palo Alto, San Mateo to Redwood City and most other cities on the Peninsula. Our skilled caregivers can come to you wherever you are in the mid-peninsulaAlzheimer's In-home Care - Palo Alto region of the Bay Area.

Our team creates a custom care plan for each senior, identifying care options and allowing them to remain independent at home in their old age. Each in-home caregiver is specifically selected based on the senior’s needs. Before starting service, our staff in Palo Alto will ensure that each family has the opportunity to meet and interview their prospective in-home caregiver to make certain of a good fit. Families across the Bay Area seeking Alzheimer’s care or care for persons suffering from dementia in San Mateo, Palo Alto, Burlingame and other Peninsula cities have found our services to be second to none, with affordable costs across a spectrum of home care.

In Home Care for Alzheimer’s and Dementia

A critical support that we offer for Bay Area seniors who suffer from Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, or stroke is memory care in a home care setting. Our home care specialists are trained in creating the kind of environment that is most conducive to helping those coping with the trials of aging and to maintain as much functionality as is possible.

Memory care is an effective way to slow down the process of deterioration that these diseases bring, and involves engaging the brain through puzzles, games, conversation, and reminiscing. The more active and mentally engaged patients with memory challenges are, slower the progression of these diseases. The more those neurological connections are used, the more likely they are to stay functional.

A powerful tool for families, bringing in a professional caregiver who is trained in memory care, coupled with the familiar surroundings of the home, is one of the best ways for families of patients with stroke, dementia or Alzheimer’s to mitigate the deterioration that can eventually debilitate them in their old age. These diseases don’t have to be overwhelming for families of aging loved ones. We’re here to help.

MnemeTherapy®

NuevaCare is proud to offer MnemeTherapy® to our Bay Area clients. MnemeTherapy uses everyday activities like singing, movement,story telling, painting and other types of artistic expression to encourage neuroplasticity as well as brain activity to stimulate the brain. Testimonies show improvement in some clients’ verbal skills, mobility, combativeness, and spatial acuity. This program can benefit those who have mild to progressive cognitive decline due Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s or Dementia.

Alzheimer’s Care Services include:

  • Memory care
  • Assistance with Activities of Daily Living
  • 24/7 Live-In Care or Hourly Care
  • Personal Care: including bathing, dressing, toileting, etc.
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Preparation / Nutrition
  • Light Housekeeping
  • Companionship
  • Assistance with errands including doctor’s appointments

We promote a social model of in-home care, featuring caregiver interactions with the senior throughout the day. The memory care and support that we provide is crucial for these seniors. In the case of advanced care, we have in-home caregiver providers specifically trained in helping Bay Area families cope with dementia, Alzheimer’s care and stroke recovery as well as in a wide variety of other realms such as fall prevention, respite care and more.

Wherever you are in the Palo Alto, especially on the San Francisco Peninsula, from Palo Alto to Daly City, we can provide you with many excellent home care options for Alzheimer’s and dementia care. To learn more about NuevaCare, simply give us a call at 650-396-3596 or start a conversation using the chat box to the right. A highly trained professional from our office will contact you immediately to discuss your specific needs and to set up an free in home assessment.

Palo Alto Factoid

In later years, the city of Palo Alto would grow up under the scraggly branches of El Palo Alto.  A century after the Spanish explorers took note of the tall tree, Senator Leland Stanford settled trotting horses on his new Palo Alto Stock Farm.  Later he and his wife Jane founded a university that would model El Palo Alto on its official seal.  And as the University Park tract matured around Stanford University, it incorporated in 1894 as the city of Palo Alto.  The new city was already a stopping point for the Southern Pacific Railroad, which had laid its track lines beneath the natural landmark.  The train depot less than a half-mile south at University Avenue became known to many as Big Tree Station.  Source: http://www.paloaltohistory.org/el-palo-alto.php

Updated: 5/23/2017

 

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