Life Guidance® Memory Care at Atria Riverdale

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

Residents of Atria Riverdale's Life Guidance neighborhood benefit from a forward-thinking approach to Alzheimer's and dementia care. Dedicated, specially trained staff offer personalized care and engagement 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:

  • Art programs
  • Daily fitness classes
  • Live entertainment
  • Daily music programs
  • Welcome to the Neighborhood parties for new residents
  • Group outings to destinations like Carnegie Hall

Purposeful design in every detail
  • Bright, open-concept neighborhood maximizes sight lines across functional areas and gathering spaces
  • A secure terrace offers shade and fresh air throughout the day
  • Open-concept kitchen and dining area provides opportunities to participate in food preparation, enjoy a social eating environment and stay connected with familiar aspects of everyday life – while cooking aromas stimulate appetites often diminished by the effects of dementia
  • Circular hallways allow for easier navigation
  • Built-in memory display cases containing photos and personal mementos located outside each apartment encourage staff and visitor engagement with residents and support an individualized approach to care
  • Modern studio apartment options

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.