Hidden Meadow Memory Care Home offers cognitive stimulation to people with dementia. The program was developed to "make a difference". We want to improve the quality of life and engage our residents."Our Time" program was developed by Professor Bob Woods, Professor of Clinical Psychology of older people. The program is great fun and enjoyable.
•Person Centered: Eachperson is unique, with a lifetime of experiences.
•Respect: Help the person to retain their dignity.
•Involvement: We offer choices of activities that will interest and engage the group.
•Inclusion: We encourage a atmosphere where everyones contribution is valued and respected.
•Choice: Group members are offered choices. Offering choices allows group members to become involved in making a group their own.
•Maximizing Potential: This involves giving a person time, being careful not to overload or overwhelm.
•Building Strengthening Relationshrps: The group sessions help members to get to know each other better, and can strengthen relationships.
•Fun: The group provides an atmosphere that is fun and enjoyable, with a group of friends.
•Options Rather Than Facts: We focus on peoples strengths.
•Using Reminiscence: We use past memories as an excellent way of tapping into a strength that many people with dementia have, in terms of recalling experiences
from much earlier in their lives.
•Using the Senses: multi-sensory stimulation. We use a variety of activities involving vision, touch) hearing) taste and smell.
Always having a tangible focus - something to look at, touch or feel:
The group program always offers a focus for members to keep
Hidden Meadow Memory Home Care also offers "Memory Magic"
The Memory Magic program, a comprehensive therapeutic intervention, uses Montessori princials with a person-centered approach. Engages individuals, small groups with a broad range of cognitive abilities for 60 minutes or more each session.
Seeing and being apart of the Memory Magic Program.... Well "Its a kind of Magic!"
Now Introducing Hidden Meadow Country Living
Hidden Meadow Memory Care
240 Hidden Meadow Lane
Columbia Falls, MT 59912