Waltonwood Senior living in Sterling Heights Dementia Care

Sterling Heights Dementia Care

Sterling Heights Dementia Care residents find peace at Waltonwood communityWaltonwood at Lakeside improves the quality of life for our Alzheimer's and memory care residents. At Waltonwood at Lakeside, we provide the utmost support in every aspect of life—physical, emotional and intellectual—to each resident.

Waltonwood at Lakeside utilizes caring and loving support designed to communicate and assist those with Alzheimer's and forms of dementia and memory impairment. We accommodate the changing needs of our residents so they can continue in pursuit of purposeful living. Family member partnerships offer you an opportunity to be included in every aspect of your loved one's care.

We tailor our care plans to meet the specific needs of each resident with the goal of preserving life patterns in a comforting home-like setting.

Individual programs have been designed for residents with dementia/memory impairment that encourage them to participate in daily interactive social activities. Our goal is to restore a resident's sense of self and help them overcome the fearful anxiety of memory decline.

Activities and care programs include:

  • Reminiscing activities
  • Outdoor excursions such as short walks through community walking paths, bird feeding and bus trips
  • Off-site activities to cider mills, ice cream parlors, local parks and more...
  • Health programs designed to increase agility and strengthen muscles
  • Gardening tasks to involve residents in the relaxing pleasures of nature
        and much more...
  • Our staff has in-depth knowledge of the specific needs for those with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia/memory impairment. We are dedicated to providing gentle encouragement and support while helping residents make their own decisions.

    Waltonwood at Lakeside provides a warm comforting ambiance through pleasant and peaceful multi-sensory experiences, allowing our residents to relax and feel secure within their environment. Your loved one will become an important member of our community family, which will help them to reminisce the familiar routines of daily life.

    Our design expertise is reflected in:

  • Varying wall colors to delineate rooms and help with identification
  • Personalized room ledge and memory box outside each apartment to assist in residents' association with their home
  • On-site wellness center and continuous monitoring by a licensed nurse
  • Dementia Care Amenities and Services

    • Studio and one bedroom apartment homes
    • Kitchenette with mid-size refrigerators
    • Spacious bath with shower stall cushioned bench and hand rails
    • 24-hour emergency call system
    • Electric high and low beds*
    • Varying wall colors to delineate rooms and help with identification*
    • Personalized room ledge and memory box at entrance to each apartment to assist in association with home**
    • Three meals with snacks- reviewed by a dietician
    • Hydration program
    • Housekeeping and laundry services
    • Forever Fit Program
    • Courtesy transportation available
    • 24-hour emergency maintenance
    • 24-Hour on-site staff
    • Personalized care plan assessed by a licensed nurse and created with the family
    • Assistance with activities of daily living
    • Medication management program
    • Social Activities
    • 24-hour personalized care assistance
    • Montessori based reminiscing activities
    • Activities director and care giving staff trained in memory care