Dementia Caregivers Support Group – September

September 20th at 6:00PM, Occurs Third Tuesday of Each Month Join a support system ready to help you navigate the complexities of caring for a loved one with dementia. Connect with other dementia caregivers who face similar challenges as you. Collaborate with local memory care experts as they share valuable strategies and resources. Take a… Continue reading Dementia Caregivers Support Group – September

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Clarendale is Your Professional Dementia Care Resource

When it comes to Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia, you can rely on Clarendale for expert advice and insights. In fact, Clarendale of Addison has four individuals on staff with Certified Dementia Practitioner® (CDP) credentials. Cynthia Miceli, Executive Director “I have been a CDP for five years and believe strongly in the certification,” says… Continue reading Clarendale is Your Professional Dementia Care Resource

Life Care Services Ranked #1 in Independent Living Customer Satisfaction by J.D. Power

Nation’s second-largest senior living operator receives highest score in all 6 factors Clarendale of Addison is excited to announce our management company, Life Care Services, has become the first and only senior living company to rank first in customer satisfaction for three consecutive years among independent senior living communities in the J.D. Power 2021 – Senior… Continue reading Life Care Services Ranked #1 in Independent Living Customer Satisfaction by J.D. Power

How to Begin the Talk – When it’s Time for Assisted Living or Memory Care

Bringing up the subject is the trickiest part when it comes to getting the conversation about assisted living or memory care started. Mom or Dad may resist discussing it because they’re afraid of losing their sense of independence. Adult children might avoid the talk because they’re concerned about how parents may react. However, starting the… Continue reading How to Begin the Talk – When it’s Time for Assisted Living or Memory Care

COVID-19 Response

At Clarendale of Addison, the health and well-being of residents and team members is our highest priority at all times. We continue to take proper prevention and preparedness steps related to COVID-19.  What is Clarendale of Addison doing to prepare for any incidence of COVID-19?  We know that this disease most dramatically impacts older adults… Continue reading COVID-19 Response

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10 Warning Signs – Is It Time for Assisted Living or Memory Care?

To ensure that Mom and Dad are safe and well, look for these signs to help you take the emotion out of the decision to recommend assisted living or memory care. Focus on ten objective measures: Driving. Don’t ignore near misses, fender benders, new dents or nicks. Request a ride to assess your loved one’s… Continue reading 10 Warning Signs – Is It Time for Assisted Living or Memory Care?

Delta Variant Update

Our community is carefully monitoring current Delta variant positivity rates in the area. Resident and employee safety is our top priority, and our policies are based on local, state and federal guidance. With questions on current policies related to resident safety, please contact our team directly.

Environmental Benefits – The Memory Care Courtyard

The environment has real, recognizable, beneficial influences on the human mind. It can boost one’s sense of well-being and may lower blood pressure and levels of stress. Our memory care courtyard at Clarendale of Addison was created by Jack Carman, a renowned expert who designs spaces based on these effects. According to Carman, “Listening to… Continue reading Environmental Benefits – The Memory Care Courtyard