Dementia, Alzheimer’s and Assisted Living Care Options

graphic 8When a loved one is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or Dementia, it can be devastating. We understand the challenges and special care needs of those who are suffering with the challenges of memory loss and can help you put the pieces back together. Evergreen Adult Family Homes offer excellent dementia and  Alzheimer’s care in Seattle as well as in-home assisted living care options for other forms of Dementia and Memory Loss. Located in the Northgate area, near Seattle, we provide in home care choices that enable seniors to remain active, with the security of care designed specifically for memory loss. Since 1997, owner Janet Rhode, ARNP, MN has specialized in taking care of seniors with neuropsychiatric
challenges. Evergreen Adult Family homes embraces a full continuum of healthcare designed for the unique requirements of each resident. Situated in the Northgate neighborhood, just minutes from the heart of Seattle and conveniently located right off of I-5, our Adult Family Homes are easily accessible from anywhere in the north Seattle or surrounding areas.

Specialized Alzheimer’s Care in Six locations

da9Evergreen Adult Family Homes offer six beautiful homes to choose from. Contact us today, and allow our specialized care team remove the stress of trying to get qualified dementia and Alzheimer’s care for your loved one. When they need additional care with cuing, medication management, mobility support, memory care, or help with other daily activities, our qualified staff and healthcare is designed specifically to meet the needs of Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia.

Safe at Home

graphic 10We know that staying home is the first choice for most seniors, but it is no longer viable as the needs related to memory loss increase. At Evergreen Adult Family Homes, in Seattle, we want to maintain the personal warmth of “home” with all the healthcare needs for people with dementia or Alzheimer’s in place. A secure environment, home maintenance, meal preparation, medication management, memory care, activities and even safety become an important issue with the unique limitations of dementia and memory loss. Evergreen Adult Family homes, in the Seattle area, offer the perfect in-home assisted  living care option for people with a variety of cognitive and healthcare needs. Our homes are a great alternative to skilled nursing or assisted living facilities that cannot provide a homelike environment. Evergreen Adult Family Homes offer beautiful living areas that facilitate social engagement, and specially trained and professional care staff 24/7.

Specialized Alzheimer’s Care

Evergreen Adult Family Homes da11is committed to providing excellent care, respect, and the highest standards of service to our residents and family members. Monthly fees are based on size of living space and the level of Alzheimer’s Care you select. Comforts available for our residents needing Alzheimer’s care include:

  • Full Time Nurses and 24/7 “awake” Care staff
  • Monthly in home Physician visits
  • House Managers in each home to facilitate activities and staffing
  • Nutritious meals and snacks with a menu developed by a dietitian
  • Dressing, Bathing, Hygiene and Grooming
  • Medication Assistance
  • Incontinence Care
  • Diabetic management
  • Mobility support
  • Specialized Dementia and Geriatric Psychiatric services
  • Regular in-house podiatry, dental care, salon and library services
  • Medical monitoring, such as glucose, blood pressure, and blood thinning tests.
  • Hourly Care and Respite Care program

Convenient Seattle Locations

graphic 12Evergreen Adult Family Homes, in Seattle, has six beautiful homes located in the Northgate neighborhood. Northgate is a Seattle neighborhood located conveniently near the I-5 freeway, and quickly accessible from the Eastside or anywhere in the Seattle area. Minutes from downtown Seattle, and Just a quick drive around the north end of Lake Washington from Bothell, Kenmore and Lake City, Northgate offers a variety of activities including a large shopping mall, theater’s and restaurants all within a few short blocks of our homes. The Northgate neighborhood is a mix of urban, suburban, retail, and is a bedroom community to many professionals working in the Seattle region. Northgate is known to be the “hub” of retail shopping for many living north and east of Seattle, offering convenient retail shopping without the chaos of the big city.

Great Reputation for over 30 years.

homeEvergreen Adult Family Homes offers the best programming for Alzheimer’s and dementia care in the Seattle area. Developed in 1997 by Janet Rhode, ARNP, MN, who has been a nurse for over 40 years and a psychiatric nurse practitioner for over 30 years. She has specialized in geriatric psychiatry for over 25 years and is passionate about providing the specialized care need for those who suffer from the challenges of Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. With accommodations focused on a healthy lifestyle and safety, Evergreen Adult Family Homes also offer an unmatched activities program that encourages our residents to remain engaged and happy.

Did you know that more than half of seniors over the age of 85 require assisted living with three or more activities of daily living, and one in three seniors suffer from Alzheimer’s or other forms of memory loss? At Evergreen Adult Family Homes in Seattle our homes are designed to meet the needs of everyday activities such as meals, medication management, cuing, bathing, dressing, reminders, mobility support, and Alzheimer’s care. Our nurses provide an individual assessment before move in, and then anytime there is a change in condition that may require a modification in health care options. The assessment is used to create a safe and effective care plan that provides for the resident’s unique preferences and needs. Alzheimer’s Care services provide more personal care options than an independent environment, and deliver services by a nurse or caregiver in a less clinical environment than skilled nursing.

Activities for Every Level of Care.

graphic 14Unlike other adult family homes, Evergreen Adult Family Homes in Seattle offers a dynamic activity program with specific staff dedicated to keeping our residents engaged. Seniors suffering from Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia need to remain engaged and have activity choices that fit their specific situation. Events and activities are designed for the specific needs of our residents with mobility and cognitive challenges. At Evergreen Adult Family Homes, we know that activities can enhance the quality of life for those with dementia and Alzheimer’s. Activity involvement can stimulate cognitive function and help our residents feel like a valued part of the household. Our activity personnel rotate between homes to provide vibrant programming and a variety of options for residents to participate in. We encourage family members to sign up for our monthly activity calendar and join their loved one for some of these special events or contact us today for more information.

Contact Us Today

graphic 15With over 20 years’ experience and a specialized staff to care for our residents, you can trust you’re your loved one will be in good hands. Evergreen Adult Family Homes provide excellence in care as well as convenient locations that allow families to visit and have easy access to their loved ones. Contact us today for more information or to schedule a tour to see one of our beautiful homes.