The Heartfelt Connections™ Memory Care Program is exclusive to and offered in a secured area of Assisted Living at Covenant Place in Sumter. Heartfelt Connections ensures that those suffering from memory-impairing dementia are provided the promise of a kinder, gentler path through the turbulent journey of their disease.
Key components are:
- The importance of making each moment meaningful and purposeful
- Bringing balance to lives through person care, careers, and leisure
- Realizing that tying how the 24-Hour brain functions to our activity program is how we create successful experiences
- Providing structured routines that remain the staple of a memory impaired person’s day
The Heartfelt Connections Suite has a living and sleeping area with a private bath and ample closet as well as storage space. The bathroom features a walk-in shower with a showerhead that can be utilized for standing or seated bathing. The living/sleeping area and bath are both equipped with an emergency call system. A limited amount of private verandas are available.
As a full-service continuing Care Retirement Community (CRCC), residents in Assisted Living and Heartfelt Connections™ have access to our extraordinary amenities including our nail salon, beauty and barber shop, and massage therapy. Physical, occupational, and speech therapy can also be accessed right at home and Covenant Place.
“My mom’s memory issues often make her hard to get along with but the staff always treat her with warm, loving respect. They are so good at coaxing her into doing things she needs but often resists doing. Mom is overall very content living at Covenant Place.”–Sue