We live for the moments of clarity that someone with advanced Dementia or Alzheimer's can have, when given the stimulation to remember an old tune, or a familiar face. Lisdoonan House is our dedicated home for our specialist Alzheimer's and Dementia care.
Our specialist trained care workers provide encouragement and assistance to restore the simple pleasures such as a walk, or spending time in the secure gardens. This approach is designed to help family members cope with the challenges facing them and their loved ones.
The team is led by the Household Coordinator who takes care of the day to day concerns and questions families may have. Nursing or medical questions can be directed to the nurse for the house.
Many families ask us to explain what exactly is Alzheimer's and how does it affect people. We have found this illustration puts excellent clarity on how the disease affects the brain.
At Castleross we endeavor to provide specialist care to include activities for residents with Alzheimer's and dementia related conditions. These activities include: