How to Know When Memory Care is Needed?

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As your loved ones age, their needs can change. In some cases, there may come a time when living alone might not be the best option for them. It can become physically demanding and potentially impact their mental health. 

Recognizing when it’s time for memory care can be a challenging task. 

At Fox Trail Memory Care in South River, we’re here to help you navigate these decisions with compassion and expertise. Take our questionnaire today on this page, or get in touch with us to schedule a visit.

How to Know It’s Time for Memory Care

Recognizing the signs that a loved one may need memory care can be challenging. However, being aware of certain warning signs can make the process less daunting. 

If you’re noticing your loved one’s quality of life is being affected, it’ll be worth your time to consider how a memory care neighborhood can support them. It’s about providing safety, comfort, and familiarity in their life, and we can help every step of the way.

Recognize the Warning Signs

Identifying the need for memory care often starts by noticing subtle changes in your loved one’s behavior or lifestyle. Some common signs include:

Social Isolation

If your loved one is avoiding social interactions or minimizing contact with friends and family, it might indicate potential issues. Social interaction is vital for maintaining a high quality of life.

Struggling with short-term memory, like forgetting dates or appointments, could be a sign of a cognitive impairment such as dementia or Alzheimer’s. Other symptoms can include confusion during routine tasks.

Unexplained injuries could be a sign of mobility issues or falls. It’s important to observe if your loved one is trying to conceal any injuries.

Neglected cleanliness or personal hygiene can be a significant sign of declining physical ability or cognitive impairment.

Significant weight changes can indicate various issues like depression, cognitive impairments, physical impairments, poor medication management, or an unhealthy diet.

Is It Time for Memory Care?

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Remember, you’re not alone in this. 

Fox Trail Memory Care in South River is here to support you and your loved one during this transition. Please feel free to contact us or book a tour with us today.

Setting New Standards 


Our team provides a personalized experience for individuals in our Memory Care program, helping them feel safe and comfortable. We assist with Alzheimer’s, dementia, or Parkinson’s.


To help our community members feel at home, we offer a variety of services, amenities, and experiences. These are designed to be exciting and enjoyable for everyone. 


We offer a number of activities, so every resident has the opportunity to join in on the fun. From on-site activities like gardening and bingo, to off-site events like going to the movies, we have something for everyone. 

Our Contact Information


  • 69 Burton Ave
  • South River, NJ 08882



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