How Does Memory Care Differ From Assisted Living?
If your elderly loved one has been diagnosed with dementia or Alzheimer's, you have probably been advised to have them stay in a memory care center rather than an assisted living facility. Obviously memory care centers are specially designed for seniors with memory problems, but just how do they actually differ from a standard assisted living center? Take a look. More Specialized Staff Training While staff at an assisted living facility may be familiar with memory struggles like dementia and Alzheimer's disease, these conditions are not their focus.