A new kind of treatment center for people with Alzheimer’s

This innovative adult day program in Chula Vista, CA invites older adults with Alzheimer’s disease to relive their memories from the 1950s. The facility is a replica of small town from that era. Participants enjoy activities at the Town Square, pet shop, retro diner, mock pub, clothing store, movie theatre and barber shop. What a great way to engage older adults with Alzheimer’s disease! Check out this video!

This giant 1950s town replica in California is a new kind of treatment center for people with Alzheimer’s

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by Alyssa Pagano | May 21, 2019

This giant 1950s town replica in California is a new kind of treatment center for people with Alzheimer’s
Glenner Town Square looks like a 1950s town, but it’s actually a treatment center in Chula Vista, California for people with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. The center uses reminiscence therapy to help spark memories and provide a comforting environment for aging patients. Participants rotate through a series of immersive activities, like playing bingo in a retro dinner or making jewelry in a clothing store, that keep their minds and bodies active.”

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Moon River Senior Care and Transportation is a licensed Home Health Agency committed to helping older adults maintain independence and quality of life.

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