Services

How We Can Help

FREE PHONE CONSULATION

15 MINUTES

Questions, concerns or don't know where to start? Let's talk! We will contact you for a free initial phone consultation to learn more about your needs and determine how to best assist you and your loved one. 

 

 

ASSESSMENT & EVALUATION

2 HOURS

Basic Assessment includes an evaluation of home environment, cognition, safety, level of engagement, social network, family support structure, functional assessment and follow-up consultation to discuss options for care, provide resources and referrals.

FAMILY CONSULTATION

HOURLY & PACKAGES 

Consultation includes support services to discuss goals of care, changes in your loved one, resources to improve the quality of life for you and your loved one, dementia education, insight on how to encourage positive interactions and techniques to communicate with your loved one.  

ACTIVITY VISIT

HOURLY & PACKAGES

Activity Visits provide engagement and socialization to your loved one on a one-time or ongoing basis. Appropriate activities will be planned accordingly after learning more about your loved one's past and present interests, hobbies, family life growing up, career, most cherished life experiences and even pet peeves. We will share ideas, provide tools and coach family members how to best set them up for success through positive experiences and"live in the moment" with them.

CARE OPTIONS & HOUSING

HOURLY & PACKAGES

There is an abundance of quality care providers in Northern VA, which is a blessing but also overwhelming for families to sort through on their own. We will discuss available care options, refer resources to best fit your loved one's needs, coordinate in-home services, schedule caregiver interviews, provide information on appropriate residential communities, schedule tours on your behalf and accompany you on community visits for support and to ensure questions and concerns are addressed.

MEDICAL APPOINTMENT

HOURLY 

Traveling to medical appointments can be extremely stressful for both family caregiver and loved ones. Longer than expected waiting room times greet families as they arrive, leading to agitation, combative behaviors and the family caregiver unable to fully engage with the physician for those precious few minutes. We can accompany you and your loved one for a medical appointment, schedule transportation, travel alongside your loved provide 

detailed notes from the appointment and schedule follow-up medical visits.

LONG DISTANCE CAREGIVING

HOURLY & PACKAGES

Families who live outside of the Washington, D.C. area but have a loved living local can benefit from routine visits or check in from time to time. After each visit with your loved one, we will update and alert you as there are changes in their cognition or unsafe behavior. This can allow them to maintain independence and give you provide you with better peace of mind. 

DEMENTIA TRAINING COACH

HOURLY & PACKAGES

Dementia education for healthcare professionals can be customized for group in-service sessions as well as one on one coaching with your team. Our services are available on an hourly basis or as a bundle option to best accommodate ongoing dementia coaching sessions. All training is tailored to meet the needs of your team.

Dementia Care Connections

Fairfax, VA 22031

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Dementia Care Connections offers support services to family caregivers and healthcare professionals by providing education, consultations, activity visits, options for care, and resources needed to improve and maintain the quality of life for individuals living with dementia. 

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