Foster self-esteem. Maximize abilities. Create community. Encourage engagement. Promote independence. Offer relief. Enhance quality of life. These principles guide our daily curriculum. Art and music therapy, local field trips, physical exercise, and fine motor & memory activities all serve a role in enriching individual lives. The comfort of a routine brings peace of mind and a sense of normalcy. Customized care plans ensure each client is secure and contented while in our care.
South Highland Adult Care Center understands the numerous benefits of art therapy as a treatment for Alzheimer's and dementia. Read more about this therapy type at the link below.find out more
MUSIC THERAPYMusic is good for the soul and the mind. The positive effect that music therapy can play on those with Alzheimer's and dementia is clear. Read more about this therapy type at the link below. Find Out more
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A Day At South Highland Adult Care Center
Get Out and Explore
Local field trips include Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham Museum of Art, and the Birmingham Zoo. Hand in Paw, an organization that provides animal-assisted therapy, visits our campus monthly. Art and music therapy are also offered four days each week. Local musicians also visit our campus on a regular basis.
For information on funding assistance opportunities from Alzheimer’s of Central Alabama (ACA) please visit https://alzca.org/scholarship/.