Rhode Island Resource Directory

A Guide to Services Associated with RI 2-1-1

Dementia Management

Code: LT-1750.1700

Programs that offer any of a variety of therapeutic approaches which are intended to maximize the existing cognitive functioning of people who have Alzheimer's disease, Pick's disease or other forms of cognitive impairment. Interventions include structured activities and exercises that are designed for people who have a short attention span and require extra verbal and visual stimulation with the objective of enhancing the individual's perception of the environment, promoting trust, reducing anxiety, avoiding overstimulation and maximizing communication skills.

See Also:

Cognitive/Learning Aids (LH-0600.1500)

Geriatric Assessment (LF-4900.2050)

Dementia Evaluation (LF-4900.1650)

Secured Supportive Housing Units (BH-8400.6000-780)

Temporary Shelters for Wandering Adults (BH-1800.1500-850)