Buckingham Estates Memory Care Community is an assisted living Memory Only Care Community located in Glastonbury, CT 06033. Nestled between both Minnechaug Golf and Manchester Country Club. We offer 40 spacious sun filled senior apartments that remind our residents of the comforts of home, and six unique L shaped friendship suites.
Buckingham is a single story building reminiscent of a small town, our two wings accomodates up to 26 residents and mirror each other. The tenured staff at Buckingham is what differentiates this community from any other. Because the amount of interaction our staff has with each resident on a day-to-day basis, all employees in the community not just our nursing department are provided with specialized training in dementia care and cognitive impairment.We encourage families to bring in thier dogs for visits and have pet therapists visit frequently.
Because we are a dedicated memory care community, staff is accustomed to the challenging behaviors that sometimes are associated with dementia.
We offer help with all daily activities, medication management, coordination with medical appointments and more.We have a strong relationship with the medical community and have Dr. Harry Morgan's group as our Primary Psychiatric practice visits weekly, as well as primary care physician and podiatrist. On site Beauty salon for men and women. Buckingham can coordinate PT, OT, Speech evaluations and more in the building when needed. Our new InTouch system allows us to personalize each residents various interests and hobbies that with a touch of the screen will pop up various countries or states they have traveled, or favorite classic shows, music and more.
Buckingham also has enclosed courtyards and backyards and safe perimeters for residents to enjoys their independence while giving the families peace of mind.
We focus on the journey and our daily activities are geared to help with mind stimulation creativity, independence, and provide meaningful options. Our meals are prepared fresh daily by our experienced chefs and can accomodate various dietary needs. We offer outings several times a weeks as well as a busy activity and social calendar with entertainers, and religious services offered.
Based on availability we offer 30 day respite for those that are not quite ready to make a move, or a caregiver that needs a well deserved rest they can bring thier loved one in for a temporary stay.
Please call to visit our special community and to see for your self why Buckingham has earned its strong reputation as the "Premier Memory Care Community"