Adult Day Center of Westerly Services
With an individual care plan designed by a Registered Nurse who is in communication with your personal physician.
Adult Day Center of Westerly’s Health Services
Include comprehensive medical screening (i.e. blood sugar checks for diabetics, coordination with local outpatient laboratories to have lab work done at Center), routine monitoring of weight and blood pressure, dressing and wound care, restorative care, medication administration, flu vaccines, podiatry services, supervised exercise, dietary planning and assistance and cueing with feeding at meal time as required, along with self care education.
Nail and hair care; showering; toilet cueing and incontinence care.
Physical Therapy/Occupational Therapy/Speech Therapy
Which includes a variety of activities specifically designed to give participants a feeling of success and to maintain their social, perceptual and physical skills. Activities include: Exercise and Stretching, Singing, Music Therapy, Arts and Crafts, Crocheting, Knitting, Cooking, Gardening, Dancing and Games, Opportunities for Intergenerational Activities; Trips to Wilcox Park, Westerly Library and the Farmer’s Market as well as entertainment.
Respite Care and Family Consultation
Individual and group consultation. Referral network in both Connecticut and Rhode Island for additional services and opportunities for caregiver education offered by the Director of Social Services.
Caregiver Support Group
On the second Tuesday of every month. 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. at 5 Union Street, Westerly, RI.
Nutritious meals and snacks
Adult Day Center of Westerly offers a continental breakfast, a hot lunch and an afternoon snack.
Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly (Rhode Island Residents). An innovative model of care that enables eligible seniors to remain in their own communities rather than being placed in long term care facilities. For more information go to the PACE Organization.