Memory Care

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At the Bertram House we provide special care for individuals with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia. Our Reminiscence Neighborhood offers a safe, secure and nuturing environment where residents take part in meaningful activities. Within this calm setting, residents are afforded the opportunity to make choices, participate in decision-making and enjoy the company, compassion, and support of family, neighbors and our dedicated staff. Life skills are maximized, personal histories are celebrated and laughter is abundant.

At Bertram House of Swampscott, we know that loving, compassionate care is the most important feature of a senior living residence.  We hire Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) and Home Health Aides (HHAs) as our Care Managers, giving you the piece of mind that there is trained staff on-site 24 hours a day.  In addition, our Designated Care Managers work consistent assignments and build strong relationships with their residents and family members, ensuring top quality care.

 

Our Life Enrichment Manager is Kristin Burke.  Kristin has a BA in Psychology from Salem State University, and joined our team in 2014.  The Life Enrichment Manager creates joy, meaning and purpose for our residents, through small group and one-on-one activities.  Kristin learns the background of each resident and tailors programs  based on their interests, work history, and life experiences.  One size most definitely does not fit all when designing activities for our Reminiscence residents, and Kristin is dedicated to engaging each and every resident!