Open Arms Memory Care at
The Stilley House Senior Living

Arcadia offers a specially designed program that provides residents faced with cognitive challenges such as Alzheimer’s disease or other related forms of dementia a more secure and structured program. The Open Arms Neighborhood provides residents their own apartment, an outdoor garden and walking path, family style dining, a structured schedule of activities, and is equipped with delayed egress entry and exit doors to provide an additional level of security.

Arcadia provides special training to those team members working within our Open Arms Neighborhood. This special training is provided during our new hire orientation and at least annually thereafter. The special training topics include 1) Introduction to Dementia Care, 2) Dementia Care Tips for ADLs and IADLs, 3) Service in Dementia Care, 4) Dementia Care Dignity and Sexuality Issues, 5) Dementia Care Hydration, 6) Dementia Care Sundowning, 7) Dementia Care Wandering, 8) Dementia Care Aggressive Behavior, 9) Managing Challenging Family Situations, 10) Dementia Activities and Communication, and 11) End of Life.

Memory Care Program Includes:

  • Private Studio Apartment with Senior-Friendly Bathrooms and Common Areas
  • Delicious breakfast, lunch, and dinner served family style
  • Snacks and beverages available throughout the day
  • Spacious activity lounges, outdoor garden and walking path
  • 24-hour availability of specially trained and caring staff
  • Emergency call system in each apartment
  • Social and recreational activities with a person-centered approach designed for residents with cognitive impairment
  • Special entertainment, dance, art and reminiscence activities
  • Fitness and Wellness Programs
  • Specially designed daily calendar to support a familiar routine and structured environment
  • Weekly laundering service including personal laundry
  • Weekly housekeeping services and trash removal
  • Utilities included except phone, internet and cable
  • Maintenance of your apartment and grounds care

Care Services Included in
Open Arms Memory Care:

  • Assistance with self-administration of medication
  • Stand-by assistance with personal needs including bathing, grooming, dressing and toileting
  • Stand-by support with transferring in and out of bed or chair
  • Escorts to and from the dining room and events
  • Assistance with occasional incontinence care
  • Additional laundry needs as a result of occasional incontinence care