Personal programs for those affected by all stages of Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. Here at Cotter House Worthington, our primary goal is to create a supportive environment for those with Alzheimer's or dementia. Cotter House Worthington is more than a residential care facility; we are a home complete with a network of staff who feel like family. You can surround yourself with love at Cotter House Worthington.
At Cotter House, we provide a variety of programs to meet your needs:
Long Term Residents: If your loved one struggles with dementia, they may require special care to meet their needs. At Cotter House Worthington, our staff is specially trained to help individuals cope with dementia.
Adult Daycare: Come spend time with us between 8AM – 4:30PM Monday through Friday. This is a beneficial program for family members who work, need more freedom to run errands, desire regularly scheduled breaks during the week or desire more activity for their loved
Options for Couples: As we work hard to foster a family environment, we don't think you should have to be separated from your loved ones. For this reason, we offer the opportunity for spouses to live together at Cotter House.
Short Term Respite Stays: We welcome short-term stays—from a few days to a few weeks—providing peace of mind for family caregivers in need of a break. You can trust that your loved one can socialize and be lovingly cared for in your temporary absence.
Cotter House Worthington Care
Capable of supporting residents at any stage of cognitive impairment from early stages to end of life
Regular health check-ins to address changes
Our specially trained staff is picked based on the characteristics you can only be born with: compassion, empathy, and enthusiasm for care
Access to trained medical professionals 24/7 with our Telehealth system
A fitness program created for each resident based on specific physical needs
Is your loved one experiencing Alzheimer's or dementia? These diseases are characterized by memory loss and cognitive deterioration and can drastically affect how an individual copes with daily life. As it progresses, a person may experience mood, behavior, and memory changes.
While you may wish to help your loved one age gracefully at home, that may not always be the best option. Cotter House Worthington staff have extensive training to work with Alzheimer's and Dementia individuals. When your loved one joins our long-term residential dementia care program, they can greatly benefit from our services.
Our Cotter House Worthington team provides:
- 24-hour care for all stages of Alzheimer's up to and including end of life/hospice care
- Caring, compassionate, and specially trained staff
- A secured home-like environment
- A variety of engaging and purpose-filled activities catered to meet the needs of your loved one through each stage of the disease process
- Specialized meal plans from our kitchen to meet your loved ones’ dietary needs
Adult Day Care
As the primary caregiver for someone with Alzheimer's or dementia, some days are more difficult than others. It is essential to take some time for yourself, and Cotter House Worthington's team can help.
Have a day job or want to start one? Need to run a few important errands? Perhaps you just need a moment to rest and recharge. No matter your situation, our adult day friends' program can give you that needed reprieve while your loved one gets to socialize and participate in entertaining activities.
Our Approach To Adult Day Care
Whether a part-time visitor or a full-time resident, we offer the same quality of care. We believe in treating your loved ones as members of our own family. Our mission and vision revolve around bringing the best quality of life to your loved one through nutrition, fitness, restorative therapy and by utilizing the latest in research and technology to help fight back against the disease. But most importantly, we believe in bringing love into caring for our day friends while they are here.
Engaging Social Programming And Activities
Our team will provide your loved one with engaging and purpose-filled social programming and activities. They will enjoy interacting with others their age while giving you the peace of mind that they are being cared for by a team of compassionate professionals. When you bring your loved one to our community, they have the opportunity to participate in activities like: veterans club, women's & men's club, a variety of classes focused on art and exercise, group activities, such as volleyball, meditation and bingo, live music concerts, outings, and so much more!
If needed, our team of amazing caregivers will assist with incontinence care. Your loved ones will be treated with dignity and respect while visiting our community.
For many caregivers, an essential part of their routine is ensuring that their loved one takes their medication at specific times of day and the proper dose. Our team will work with you to ensure that, if needed, all medication is administered properly when necessary.
Secure And Comfortable Environment
At Cotter House Worthington, we make sure that we provide a secure, and comfortable environment for our visitors. Some people with Alzheimer's or other dementia may have a tendency to wander. We work proactively to make sure that everyone remains safe and accounted for.
The best type of care comes when compassion is involved. Our team of care professionals love their jobs and interacting with our guests. You can take time to yourself, knowing that your loved one is with people who care for their well-being as much as you do.
During their stay, all adult day friends receive healthy and delicious meals cooked in our on-premises kitchen. Each meal is created using high-quality ingredients and offers plenty of great flavors!
Start Compassionate Adult Day Care Today
We are excited to spend time with your loved one and give you a much-needed rest from your busy schedule as a caregiver. To learn more about our adult day care services, explore our monthly activity calendar and dining menus.
Options For Couples
When living at home is no longer an option, you don't have to leave your lifetime partner behind. Your husband, wife, or partner is welcome to move into Cotter House Worthington with you. For some, continuing to reside with your spouse or significant other can be a source of comfort during this transition.
At Cotter House Worthington, you have the opportunity to maintain your independence while getting peace of mind knowing that our staff is on call to assist you with your partner, even in the middle of the night.
Short-Term Respite Stays
Going on vacation? In need of a break? Cotter House Worthington can provide assistance for your loved one while away. During your stay, you can receive all the benefits of our long-term residents, including personalized, around-the-clock care and activities.
Respite care can provide:
- A chance to spend time with friends and family, or to just relax
- Respite care can simply give you time and freedom to get back to your regular routines of life for a few weeks
- Comfort and peace of mind knowing your loved one is safe and spending time with other caring individuals.