There’s a stigma around people with dementia that’s usually caused by a lack of understanding and fear. But all that can change when som ...…
Alzheimer's & Other Dementia Memory Care in Salt Lake City
Innovative programs. Award-winning service.
There’s a stigma around people with dementia that’s usually caused by a lack of understanding and fear. But all that can change when someone you know and love is diagnosed with dementia.
At The Ridge Foothill, we know everyone has different memories, talents and interests. That’s what makes us all unique. That’s why our approach to dementia care is built on a strong personal connection between staff and residents, and educating friends and family members.
Our memory care philosophy is even a part of the thoughtful layout and design of our community to ensure your loved one feels and stays safe.
We believe that by providing attentive and creative support, people living with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia can enjoy a higher quality of life filled with purpose, joy, and contentment.
To learn more about our innovative approach to dementia care and experience our award-winning service complete the contact form below.
Memories Revived Through Music
As a certified MUSIC & MEMORY® community, memory care residents of The Ridge Foothill can enjoy personalized playlists of favorite songs that can spark happy memories and calm anxiety. Learn more about this innovative national initiative and the benefits of music therapy for people living with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia.
Frequently Asked Questions
Most residents pay for memory care through the proceeds of a home sale. They also use funds from savings, investments, retirement plans, pension plans and Social Security. In some case, long-term care insurance may assist in paying for memory care facility services, but the amount of coverage can vary depending on an individual’s particular policy. Beyond that, there may also be possible life insurance conversion benefits and veterans benefits available. Learn more about the cost of memory care.
Memory care at The Ridge Foothill is always tailored to the individual, but generally includes specialized therapies, programs, and services designed to improve daily life for those living with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. It’s also staffed around the clock with highly trained, licensed professionals dedicated to fulfilling the needs of every resident in their care. Learn how a memory care community is different than a nursing home.
We can work with family members to help arrange hospice services for residents of our memory care program.
Yes! A pet can be a significant source of therapeutic benefits, including companionship, purpose and love. In fact, our senior living community allows pets at all levels of care.