Green light for Sweden's first dementia village
Sweden's first dementia Village Will be designed and run by United Care on Behalf of Vellinge Municipality. Boardwalk, beach setting with lounge chairs by the stream, robotic cats, shops and a restaurant with home cooking are some of the features of the concept.
Health care Lodging Månstorps Meadows and Postiljonen will have the profiles Demensby and outdoor environment as a care environment. The agreement will start 2020-01-17 Regarding Månstorps Meadows and 2020-01-09 Regarding the Postilion and will apply Until 2022-01-17 With the Possibility of extension with three (3) + three (3) years.
Designed for security and social interaction
Månstorps in West Meadows Ingelstadsgatan has 56 apartments today divided into 28 and 28 somatics dementia. Now, the design started by demensbyn Which means That residents with memory problems can move freely, indoor and outdoor, and experience a meaningful everyday life, without barriers and limitations.
The concept of demensbyn includes Welfare Technology with robotic cats, digital games and light projections. Environments and activities such as the beach environment at the creek, shops, cafe, beauty salon, lightroom and drink bar Shall be designed to create security and Attract social interaction.Månstorps Meadows alreadyloggedin has access to hot water pool and sauna as well as a beautiful outdoor environment with two courtyards.
Inspiration from foreign dementia villages
There are plans for a workshop, henhouse and Barbecue area. United Care willalso make an educational investment Which means That the staff has special expertise in caring for and treating people with dementia.
- It feels very fun and exciting to be able to do somethingthat nobody else has done so far in Sweden. We have taken inspiration from Several foreign dementia villages as we have designed our proposal.The proposal is a translation based on the latest research on dementia care and the needs of people with dementia, says Christer Henriksson, CEO of United Care.
The postilion into central Hollviken has 24 apartments spread over 12 somatics 12 and dementia. Day activities are overpriced Conducted here. The garden environment and the surrounding area offernice walking paths. The profile Utemiljö who care environment, means That the external environment will be Actively used for residents' rehabilitation, activation, mental stimulation and sense of wellbeing.
Månstorps Meadows and Postiljonen is now run by the United Care on Behalf of the Vellinge.