General medical care is provided under the direction of the center's medical director. On site services include podiatry services, dental care, speech therapy, and occupational therapy all handled through outside providers.
Monitoring of vitals (blood pressure, glucose,etc..), monitoring and dispensing of medications,assistance with walking, eating, toileting, etc. and other basic nursing services are provided to the attendees on a routine basis.
In addition to nutritious low fat, low sodium hot meals that comply with physicians' orders, participants have access to a dietitian consultant and receive a take-home snack daily.
Assistance with medical and social issues is provided on-site; when appropriate referrals are also made to other, outside social agencies.
Personal Care Services
Services such as an in-house beauty parlor and personal hygiene education are routine.
In addition to excercise and dancing programs available to all participants, specialized physical therapy programs are offered on an as-needed basis by outside providers.
We offer enriching activities, such as painting, ceramics, wood crafts and others, that improve hand-eye coordination, provide outlets for creative expression and build self-esteem. By engaging in word puzzles, reminiscing exercises and discussions of subjects like art, history, music and current events, members receive cognitive stimulation that enhances mental acuity and memory function.
Transportation is provided at no charge to and from the center. While attending the day care center, free transportation is also provided to other physician and health care related appointments.