"I was in terrible pain and could not find a dentist that would accept Medicaid. If they did accept it, the waiting list was months long. A friend told me about McAuliffe Health Center and I was able to get an emergency appointment within two weeks. Their dentist was very gentle, too."
Frequently Asked Questions For The Heritage
Our residents have various stages of the disease, ranging from very mild impairment to advanced stages.
Our apartments vary in size and layout, a charm of our building. Every apartment is private with a living area, kitchenette, bedroom area, full bathroom and multiple windows. Residents are invited to bring their own furniture and décor items from home.
Our staff is in constant communication with our resident family members. We have a scheduled meeting 30 days after admission to review the progress and as needed afterward. If our resident is approaching a skilled nursing level need, we work with the family to transition to a safe community of the family’s choice.
All floors at the Heritage provide services for those with varying dementia and Alzheimer’s. Our team will continue to work with the family to ensure care needs are met at the appropriate level.
We offer ongoing education focused on caring for those with mental impairment
The doors are secured with alarms. In addition we provide 2 hour safety checks to all residents.
Our goal is to work with each resident to provide them with the best quality of life. We offer escorts to programs that the residents are interested in. We see each resident as a different human being with different interests and life experiences. Our recreational staff will tailor activities based on individual interests.
We provide one on one programming with each resident. Whether it be sitting a room during a puzzle, or working on the ipad. Often you will find once a resident has built a relationship with staff, staff will begin to encourage larger group activities.
The transition period is different for every new resident. The case manager and quality of life director work closely with both the new resident and the family to guide them through the acclimation process.