Grand Brook Memory Care


35 Years of Compassionate Memory Care

Financial Abuse and Exploitation of Someone Suffering From Alzheimer’s

Elder Abuse is sometimes called “the crime of the century”. Elderly people experience a normal aging process and decline in memory. Someone diagnosed with Alzheimer’s is even more challenged with attending to financial issues, especially as the disease progresses. Financial abuse of the elderly is often a result of betrayal by someone close to the […] Read More >>

What is Assisted Living?

When looking for assistance caring for a loved one the options are numerable. There is home health, assisted living, skilled nursing, hospice, just to name a few. In this article, we will focus on what is Assisted Living. The dictionary defines Assisted Living as a noun. “Housing for elderly or disabled people that provides nursing care, […] Read More >>

Physicians, Lawmakers, You and I Can Erase the Alzheimer’s Stigma

Fortunately, as Alzheimer’s Disease and other forms of dementia become more prevalent, doctors are increasing their knowledge and expertise in the areas of understanding and diagnosing this disease. With this in mind, the person who is experiencing memory restraints, or the person advocating for him/her is given the task of making sure the correct information […] Read More >>

Eradicating the Stigma Associated With Dementia

  As we continue the goal of changing the perception of dementia and how it impacts the people we love, these are a few of the necessary steps to be taken: 1. Taking legal action is a must when a person is diagnosed with a mental illness, such as dementia. Provisions of guardianship, powers of […] Read More >>