Archive for the ‘Memory Care’ Category

“Must Haves” For Memory Care Interior Design

Posted on August 26, 2018 by Cynthia Warner

A desk with a globe and telephone at a senior living memory care community

Creating and designing a space requires a keen understanding of the person(s) for whom you are designing, and that can never be more true than in memory care interior design. Creating a space for residents with dementia insists that one truly understand how the resident interprets the world, will interact with space, what their day Keep Reading

How To Ensure Your Interior Design is Safe For Your Memory Care Residents

Posted on December 28, 2017 by Cynthia Warner

community room at a memory care facility

As senior living interior design experts, we know that safety is of utmost importance in memory care communities. We understand that safety considerations should not only be built into the architecture of the building, but also the overall design and décor. Many memory care communities are unaware of how interior design can affect the safety Keep Reading

Utilizing Life Skills Stations in Memory Care Communities

Posted on September 28, 2017 by Cynthia Warner

a teacher's desk and bookcase as an example of a life skills station at a memory care community

Life skills stations are an important tool for many memory care communities. They are interactive environments that recreate familiar situations from the past such as an office space or a nursery. The goal is to elicit long-term memories from one’s past, and each station is purposefully designed to spark memories, create moments of happiness, and Keep Reading

How Warner Design Associates Helped a Leading Memory Care Community Developer & Operator Establish Interior Design Process and Cost Efficiencies Nationwide

Posted on October 14, 2016 by Cynthia Warner

bedroom interior design at memory care community

Warner Design Associates has been working with one of the nation’s leading memory care community developers and operators for over three years, helping the company implement appealing, comfortable interior design in several of its locations across the states. Over this time period, Warner Design Associates has completed the interior design for five of its memory Keep Reading

Key Considerations in Memory Care Facility Interior Design

Posted on September 8, 2016 by Cynthia Warner

Chess table used as a memory station at a memory care facility

An estimated 5.4 million Americans were diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease in 2016 and that number is only expected to grow. Many individuals with Alzheimer’s or dementia move into a memory care facility since they offer specialized treatment and care that cannot always be provided at home. The interior design of these facilities plays a significant Keep Reading

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