Description of Wickshire SL of Wilmette
In a well-heeled suburb on the North Shore, Wickshire of Wilmette offers a tranquil setting for seniors with dementia or Alzheimer's. We tailor our gentle care to the needs and preferences of each individual resident and keep their families involved and informed.
Wickshire of Wilmette has spacious studio accommodations that are available for private or shared living. Apartments feature individual climate control, emergency call systems, baths with handlebars and large windows to invite in ample natural light. Regular housekeeping, trash removal and laundry service further contribute to a comfortable lifestyle.
Our stonework patios and gardens are agreeable places for enjoying warm days. Indoors, our familiar, homelike common rooms are tastefully furnished with plush seating, fresh flower arrangements and stimulating artwork. Residents enjoy the fitness room, bistro, and arts and crafts center.
At Wickshire of Wilmette, we deeply respect the dignity and privacy of every resident. Staff members are specially trained for working with Alzheimer's and dementia patients, and readily assist with daily living tasks like bathing, grooming and medication intake. Our nurse checks in with residents monthly to ensure they are receiving ideal care.
Our innovative Reminiscence Memory Care Program consists of engaging activities in a safe environment. Designed to provide a daily routine and nurture their spirits and minds, our program focuses on learning the stories of an individual resident's life so we can help them attain “pleasant days.” Activities like pet therapy, gardening and music help provide residents with calm and joy.
We invite your loved one to experience Wickshire of Wilmette, where they will receive the best in expert care and be treated with compassion and respect.
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