Sussex Health Care is a nursing home, started nearly 25 years ago, providing care for patients suffering from issues with Alzheimer’s, dementia as well as patients who may be suffering neurological diseases that result in learning impairment. What makes This institution unique is that it is located in the beautiful countryside and the facility itself resembles more like a homely surrounding as opposed to a conventional hospital. The facility, not surprisingly, is located in Sussex, England. The following is a more in-depth look at the types of care they provide.
The whole idea behind this type of care is to make the members feel that they have never left home. This way, they can continue enjoying a healthy life filled with mentally and physically stimulating activities to keep them from feeling like they have lost their sense of freedom. Activities include some sports, handicrafts, music, and dance as well as art therapy, to name a few. There are therapy sessions also, which is done according to the need of the guests, and they include occupational therapy, reflexology, and physiotherapy. What is care facility if it doesn’t have good food as well and Sussex Health Care knows and understands this, therefore they provide highly trained chef who cooks good and wholesome meals for the guests.
Dementia and Neurological Care
Even though medically speaking these two are different, they both involve people who have brain or mind related health issues that call for specialized care. Sussex Health Care has trained staff adept at providing the necessary care and guidance towards this. They do not follow a one-size-fits-all approach when it comes to dementia and neurological disorders. All service users are treated as special entities who require detailed attention, to travel on the road to recovery. AS with elderly care, the facility provides many activities to keep guests busy.
PMLD refers to people with different types of disabilities. This could be learning disabilities or physical disabilities. Again, this type of care is offered in a specialized way with plenty of one-on-one attention from trained caregivers. They are adept at giving physio as well as hydrotherapy sessions.