If you’re living with dementia, small steps can be big wins. If you and your family are looking for a memory care community, Brookdale Citrus Heights can help. Our Alzheimer's and dementia care community, also known as Clare Bridge, is rooted in “a person-centered approach”. That means we help our residents find a sense of belonging and purpose while also helping them preserve who they are.
Here state-of-the-art care meets a passion for painting. Residents stay engaged with a gentle daily structure of planned activities to help them maintain their abilities and encourage the use of their current skills. Brain games, dancing, cooking classes and music programs are just a few of the ways our residents enjoy their days. Along with our programming, you’ll have peace of mind knowing that trained staff is on-site 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to be alerted to an emergency.
Memory Care at Brookdale Citrus Heights
People living with dementia need distinct support. That’s why our memory care has evolved into a more personalized experience. Techniques that work for one resident may not work for another, so we tailor care to each resident and help ensure their needs are well-known with consistent care assignments. But it’s more than just a care approach. Your family member will also benefit from our specialized environment and experienced staff to support them through all stages of the disease. Here are some of the programs we offer:
Clare Bridge is our exclusive brand of dementia care created more than 30 years ago.
Clare Bridge Solace is designed to meet the special needs of residents in the advanced stages of dementia.
ActivitiesOur residents have a lot of choices. Craft classes, bingo, and gardening are just a few activities included in our thoughtful, evidence-based programming. Your family member can also enjoy devotional services, comedy hours, and fun social events like ice cream socials and bowling. Residents also enjoy InTouch adventures. InTouch at Brookdale brings the outside world in with an intuitively designed touch-screen computer. With easy-to-use picture-screen prompts, our residents with physical or cognitive limitations can launch a virtual world of discovery.
DiningDid you know people living with dementia are at a greater risk for poor nutrition and weight loss? That’s why we use mealtime as an opportunity to offer healthy menu choices and create a sense of belonging. With our award-winning dining program, your loved one will enjoy dementia-friendly menus with familiar and easy-to-manage selections, small dining rooms with consistent pre-selected seating and personal dining assistance.
Our memory care program is deeply rooted in a person-centered approach. We offer the necessary resources and nurturing staff to care for those with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia.
Memory Care at Brookdale
A person-centered approach