Memory Care in Grand Rapids Designed To Meet Specific Needs
Memory care at The Pillars of Grand Rapids in Minnesota is designed for those living with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia. Our senior memory care community offers an oasis of up north, calming nature, upscale amenities, and outstanding services for a low-stress and comfortable environment.
Our secured memory care unit is a controlled-access area created to accommodate those who become easily disoriented or tend to wander. Residents live in their own private apartments with private baths and gather for meals and activities in our family-style dining and living rooms.
The Pillars of Grand Rapids’ memory care neighborhood is a welcoming area decorated with calming colors, accessible spaces, and soft furniture. Our specially designed, serene outdoor garden and gentle indoor lighting helps to lessen the anxiety that people living with memory loss often feel. Our trained and passionate staff is on-site 24 hours every day providing support.
Our Dementia and Alzheimer’s Memory Care Program
We are proud to offer Ebenezer’s Dimensions Program to residents living at our Grand Rapids memory care community. The Pillars of Grand Rapids’ staff works directly with residents – helping them participate in daily activities, encouraging socialization, and providing ability-appropriate activities.
Our compassionate caregivers are trained to deal with issues related to Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia while our Dimensions Coordinator oversees the multi-faceted program. Our goal is to make a dramatic difference in the life of your loved one needing dementia or Alzheimer’s memory care.
New Kitchen Space
Accessible Private Bathroom
Shared Gathering Area
Relaxing Private Bedroom
Granite Kitchen Island
Indoor Stone Fireplace
Memory Care Facility Features and Amenities
- Private studio apartments with private baths
- Family dining and living rooms
- Activities to promote brain health
- Collaboration with Fairview’s Palliative Care and Hospice Care should residents need more advanced care
Memory Care Activities in Grand Rapids, MN
The Pillars name is inspired by Oppidan’s Pillars Memory Care Fund, which is dedicated to providing innovative senior memory care programming. Enriching activities and therapies stimulate and engage our residents living with dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.
- Wellness Virtual Reality
- Music Therapy
- Art & Pottery
- Storytelling & Poetry
- Movement Classes
Journey Program for Memory Care Living
For couples with differing care needs who want to remain together in the same apartment, our Journey Program offers an affordable break for the spouse caregiver. Designed to enhance the experience of both, the Journey Program provides meaningful and engaging programming for the partner living with dementia and a welcome respite for the caregiver.
Why Choose Senior Memory Care at The Pillars of Grand Rapids
View The Pillars video to see why other older adults have chosen a Pillars senior memory care community for their next home. To help you feel more confident in your decision to move to our Grand Rapids memory care community in Minnesota, take a peek at some of our resources that might help you narrow down your options and ask the right questions.
Communication Tips for Persons with Dementia
If you’re caring for someone with memory loss, use these tips from Ebenezer’s Dementia Care Coordinator to improve your communication with your loved one.
Assisted Living Checklist
Use this list to compare apples to apples when you’re touring various senior memory care communities and see which one is best for you and your loved one.
Cost of Living Comparison Checklist
Use this checklist to compare the cost of living in and maintaining your home to the expense of monthly rent at The Pillars of Grand Rapids in Minnesota.
Senior Linkage Line
A free resource for Minnesota Seniors and their families. One call can help to simplify the complex issues and decisions that need to be made by older adults and their families as we age.
The Pillars of Grand Rapids offers independent living for seniors looking for a more carefree lifestyle. Choose from a variety of floor plans, including studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom apartments with various amenities that will add to your comfort. Your monthly rent includes on-site activities, fitness center/classes, community areas, and more with optional services such as meal plans, light housekeeping, indoor parking, and storage units.
For those who need a little more help, The Pillars of Grand Rapids provides a full array of assisted living services. Residents enjoy the benefits of maintenance-free living in a welcoming, upscale community. Enjoy your private apartment now and as you need extra services or care. The Assisted Living program at The Pillars of Grand Rapids offers individually tailored health and personal care with staff on-site 24-hours per day and pendants to call for help when needed.