Life Guidance® Memory Care at Atria Center City

People with dementia can continue to live a meaningful and joyful life.

Residents of our Life Guidance neighborhood benefit from forward-thinking Alzheimer's and dementia care. Our specially trained, dedicated staff creates engaging opportunities every day, in a vibrant and secure environment.

Life Guidance events

Through Atria's Engage Life® program, every day brings meaningful opportunities to participate, connect and try new things. A full-time program instructor leads events including:

  • Regular visits to the nearby Barnes Foundation, The Franklin Institute and Moore College of Art & Design with traveling displays shown in the community through partnership with the Philadelphia Museum of Art
  • Art classes
  • Outings and field trips
  • Outdoor walking clubs
  • Daily Legato® music programs
  • Live entertainment
  • “Welcome to the Neighborhood” parties for new residents
  • Caregiver support group and family meetings

Purposeful design in every detail
  • Bright gathering spaces and open floor plan for easier navigation
  • Memory display cases outside each apartment containing photos and other personal belongings to help residents find their way
  • Secure outdoor space where residents enjoy fresh air and sunshine
  • Spacious, modern apartments offer lighting, closet systems and other features customized for those with memory impairment, along with electronic locks for tracking who comes and goes
  • Demonstration kitchen area where residents can be more immersed in their dining experiences

Our forward-thinking approach to memory care

Find helpful information about memory care and see how Atria is raising expectations for families facing the challenges of Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia.