Each person’s’ experience with dementia is different and therefore the dementia care and needs of each person is unique. Regal’s Aged Care Coordinators are all Registered Nurses. This experience allows them to work with you to develop dementia care plans that focus on the needs of the individual. Being Registered Nurses, our team members are also uniquely placed to recognise changes in behaviour or deterioration that may lead to changes in the types and frequency of dementia care being offered.
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This is particularly the case with dementia care. With dementia, as the condition progresses, the cognitive abilities and memory continue to decline. Simple tasks like going up and down the stairs or cooking can be dangerous. Regal’s dementia care services provide the necessary assistance and in-home support to ensure that those we care for can live safely at home.
The range of dementia care services can be varied and can be scaled depending on the individual’s needs. Overnight care and 24-hour care, 7 days per week is also available.
Dementia effects thinking, behavior and the ability to perform everyday tasks. Dementia is a collective term to describe symptoms that effect the brain, it is not one specific disease.
Understanding what dementia support and dementia services are available to you is an important part of caring for your loved ones.
Memory loss is one of the first signs of dementia, struggling to remember short term information, they may find it hard remembering what day it is or what they did yesterday. Unfortunately, there is no cure for dementia, but by accessing dementia support and finding a Home Care provider that is experienced in dementia care you can keep your loved ones at home, with their familiar surroundings for as long as possible.
As the disease progresses your loved ones may struggle to carry out simple tasks of personal care, they may need help showering and need someone to help them prepare their meals. They may not be able to drive anymore or have trouble keeping on top of the household chores. Having dementia home care can prevent a deterioration in your loved one’s quality of life and give you peace of mind that they are safe at home and being cared for by experienced professionals.
Regal can offer a variety of Dementia services and a personalised care plan can be developed to ensure your specific situation is tailored to.
Regal offer the following services:
As things change, so can your care plan and services, dementia support and dementia home care needs to evolve with your situation, Regal can provide consistent workers and if you have your Home Care Package with Regal you will have a dedicated Registered Nurse as your care coordinator who will work with you and support you every step of the way.