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While providing care for those living with Alzheimer’s or other dementias is understandably challenging, Heritage Community of Kalamazoo is uniquely equipped to face that challenge head on. Invaluable caregiver resources from The Memory Care Learning Center and senior living memory care through Amber Place and Amber Way provide incomparable comfort and the familiarity of home. We offer prompt and intuitive care as needed with complete respect for your loved one’s dignity and preferred daily activities.
Every story is unique. More importantly, every story deserves to be told. That’s why you can rest easy knowing that our experienced care staff will take all the time they need to get to know your loved one on a personal level, understanding their likes and dislikes, and discovering new ways to help them express their individuality and enjoy their independence for as long as possible. They’ll be there to provide proper support as needed with daily living activities like dressing, personal grooming and medication management. They’ll also work with you to develop personalized care plans to meet their specific needs and bring more meaning and purpose-filled moments to every day.
What is Memory Care?
Memory Care provides a secure environment where seniors with Alzheimer’s or other dementias can explore new and old interests, engage in stimulating activities and live in a supportive, homelike atmosphere. A skilled team is available 24/7 to provide peace of mind and comfort to residents and their families so they can experience an improved and dignified quality of life.
Services and Amenities
- Personalized care
- Assistance with medications, bathing & daily living activities
- Licensed nursing staff (RN & LPN)
- Staff trained in the Best Friends™ Approach
- Laundry & linen service
- Family-style dining (three meals a day)
- Personally decorated private bedrooms
- Comfortable living room
- Hair & salon services available
- Special activities designed by a coordinator trained in Alzheimer’s care programming
- Licensed by the state of Michigan
The Assurance of On-Campus Care
Every aspect of Memory Care is made easier by knowing that care is available right on campus. As family members and friends come to visit, they’re greeted at the door by welcoming staff. Each meal is prepared with residents’ specific needs in mind. Similarly, the programming that is regularly offered is uniquely designed to ensure that all can participate. Comfort is the key to Memory Care, for your loved one and for yourself. As your loved ones’ health needs change over time, your costs remain virtually the same, providing you financial predictability and removing the worry of where and how the necessary care will be provided.
Heritage Community has long been reputed for an outstanding approach to health and wellbeing, offering the full continuum of care services in affiliation with both the Bronson andBorgess Medical Centers, southwest Michigan’s leading health systems. Assisted Living, Memory Care, Skilled Nursing and rehabilitation services are all available on the campus of Heritage Community.