Adult Day Care
Group activities are designed to meet the individual needs and abilities of each member. Services are provided in an attractive, home-like setting, which is handicap accessible. Adult Day Care benefits everyone in the family and provides a much-needed respite from the physical demands and stress of providing around-the-clock care.
Social Model DaycareFort Tryon Center’s Social Model Daycare provides a structured environment where people with dementia or declining in cognitive ability can socialize and interact with one another in a secure, supervised setting, while all their day to day needs are being cared for by a well-trained and dependable staff. Door- to- door transportation is available and 3 nutritious meals and snacks are served daily.
- Exercise classes
- Arts & crafts
- Discussion and reminiscence groups
For the participant, Adult Day Care’s benefits can be significant including:
- Improvement in mental and physical health
- Enhanced or maintained level of independence
If eligible, Social Adult Day Care may be combined with long-term home health care.
- Referral services to community-based health and social agencies
- Prevention or delay in nursing home placement
Medical Model DaycareFort Tryon Center’s Medical Model Daycare program is designed for persons with medical problems, including dementia, who may require one or more of the following services:
- Daily monitoring,
- Medication administration
- Nursing care,
- Social work,
- Occupational therapy,
The Medical Model Day Care program provides many benefits of a skilled nursing facility, while allowing participants to live at home. In addition to medical assistance, participants receive help with all activities of daily living, including eating, bathing, grooming, toileting and ambulation. The program is open Monday-Saturday from 9 am - 3 pm.
- Physical therapy,
- Nutritional counseling
- Recreational therapy