Dementia services for individuals with intellectual and developmental differences
The Arc Jacksonville is excited to share our new Specialized Aging Support program to support individuals with intellectual and developmental differences who are at risk of or living with Alzheimer’s related dementia, as well as their caregivers.
Launching in spring of 2023, this program’s services aim to extend independence through sensory, occupational, and other wellness therapies, and provide education and support for family and caretakers.
- Sensory, occupational, and other wellness therapies
- Day care services
- Screening for dementia risk factors
- Training on behavior symptom identification and management
Did you know?
Individuals with Down syndrome have an increased risk for developing Alzheimer’s related dementia. About 50% of people with Down syndrome in their 60s have Alzheimer’s disease.
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