Dementia Care at Kshetra : Specialized care for those with Alzheimer’s/Dementia
Kshetra offers short term respite care and long term care for senior citizens who suffer from Alzheimer’s/ Dementia which not only affects their memory, behaviour and moods, but also limits their ability to perform activities of daily living. The care available at Kshetra is personalized, multidisciplinary and involves trained attendants, nursing staff, therapists and on-call physicians, and specialists.
The following Dementia Care services are available in Kshetra, India:
1. Long term care – ideal for those elderly whose needs cannot be met adequately at home. This may include those who are unable to eat on their own, those whose mood swings are not manageable, those tending towards aggressive expression, those who unpredictable sleep patterns, those needing nursing or physician reviews very frequently, those who do not have immediate family living in the city, those who are unable to find suitable caregivers to help at home.
Long term care is available at both Moinabad and Khajaguda
2. Short term/ respite care – this option is ideal for those families which are in need for short term care on account of not being able to manage the person with dementia at home maybe because they are traveling or having a function at home. It is also a suitable option for those who are tired from the strain of care giving and need a short break before they can continue to manage dementia care at home.
Short term care is available at both Moinabad and Khajaguda
3. Day care – in this program, the person with dementia can be brought to the facility during the day time only and taken back home at night. Timings are from 9 am to 3 pm, 5 days a week
Day care is available at the Khajaguda facility only