Determining the appropriate care level for someone with a dementia diagnosis is a very personal matter. There are a wide variety of care options ranging from in-home dementia care to facility or residential care. Types of residential care include Retirement Housing, Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing, Alzheimer’s Special Care Units or Memory Care Units. Each option offers a varying level of care and services to best fit the ever changing needs of the person living with dementia. For a complete review of all the dementia care options and the associated services, visit our dementia care options page.