Do you have a loved one with memory loss living in Overland Park, Olathe, Lenexa, Johnson County or Kansas City? Are you concerned about his or her health and safety this winter? The professional in-home memory caregivers at Thoughtful Healthcare are here to help. Here is a checklist of things to look out for to ensure the wellbeing and safety of your loved one with memory loss this winter.Continue reading
Category: Memory Care
When it becomes apparent that a loved one requires additional help with memory care in Kansas City, Leawood, Olathe, Overland Park, Lee’s Summit, Johnson County or North Kansas City, Thoughtful Health Care is at the front of the line as a provider of in-home memory care. Our professional in-home dementia caregivers provide the support and expertise that family caregivers need, bringing peace of mind to the person who has dementia… and to his or her family.Continue reading
The notion that malnutrition might be occurring in a loved one might come as a shock to families living in Overland Park, Mission Hills, Leawood or Kansas City. But malnutrition in seniors can be hard to detect, and seniors with memory loss are particularly vulnerable.Continue reading
Early onset dementia is a diagnosis that changes everything, but it doesn’t have to be a path walked alone. At Thoughtful Health Care, we are here to make planning for the progression of dementia more logical. We can help take the mystery out of the future, so that you and your family can be confident that quality, in-home care is available for you.Continue reading
A myth about in-home memory care is that it is unaffordable to many families in Kansas City, Overland Park and Leawood. Before deciding that affording in-home memory care is impossible for your family, consider the Thoughtful Health Care model.Continue reading
It gets hot in Kansas City and Overland Park in the summer, there is no denying that. But it’s still important for seniors with Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and other forms of dementia to get out of the house and see the world.
Dementia is a progressive disease. When Alzheimer’s or Parkinson ’s disease move into advanced stages, even dialing a phone can become a challenge.
This is why our skilled caregivers at Thoughtful Healthcare help their clients use technology to help assist them every day. Some of these innovations are for the comfort and peace of mind of a person who has dementia, but some technologies are used to keep people safe. Continue reading