Memory Impairment – Isolation and Depression – Chronic Diseases – Stroke and Parkinson’s
McKinley Community Care of Snellville Adult Day Center provides a safe and secure environment for those with those that cannot stay safely in their home alone.
SPECIFIC ACTIVITY PROGRAMS
Programs include exercise, special sensory programs such as aromatherapy, music, art, pet therapy, and cognitive enhancement activities. These activity programs are adapted to individual needs and preferences and are designed to:
- Trigger appetite and promote oral intake
- Reduce wandering behavior and feelings of fear
- Address diminished ability to focus
SAFE, ACCESSIBLE, AND WARM ENVIRONMENT
McKinley Community Care of Snellville Adult Day Center has features that include accessible bathing facilities, handrails, grab bars, wheelchair accessible transportation, and specialized dining utensils and place settings. Quiet, soothing environment with specially designed sensory stimulation for those with late-stage dementia.
PERSON-CENTERED PLAN OF CARE
With the family’s and physician’s participation, an interdisciplinary team meets quarterly to assess progress and revise the care plan to meet the cognitive, physical, and emotional needs of the participant. This regular assessment process may result in creative approaches that are especially beneficial for those experiencing negative behavior issues secondary to their dementia.
Experienced, professional staff including Registered and Licensed Practical Nurses, activity professionals, and personal care assistants. Programs and services include:
- Restorative nursing
- Fall prevention programs
- Monthly health screenings – blood pressure, pulse, weight, and assessment for risk of falls
- Medication administration and monitoring