What is Dementia?
Dementia is the loss of brain function associated with certain diseases that diminishes memory, thinking, language, judgment and behavior.
Below are a few symptoms of dementia to look for if you are concerned about a loved one:
- Difficulties in mental functions: language, memory, perception, emotional behavior, or personality
- First appearance of forgetfulness
- Loss of cognitive skills such as calculation, abstract thinking, or judgment
- Mild cognitive impairment
St. Francis Assisted Care has extensive knowledge about dementia and how to care for those suffering from the disease. We focus on providing care with compassion, treating all residents like family. Our professionals are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to provide care for residents with dementia. To receive more information about dementia and our assisted-care services, feel free to give us a call at 209-668-8014.