Our Programs banner graphic

Senior Services

Adult Day Health Care in Orlando and Gainesville

db photo


Easterseals Florida's Day Break at the Miller Center located in Orlando (Central Florida) and Altrusa House in Gainesville provide person-centered, adult day health care services. Members enjoy activities designed with each individual in mind to benefit their core balance, cognitive and motor skills, problem solving, socialization and other important skills. Easterseals aims to bring a sense of independence, stimulation, and contribution to the quality of life of members and their families. Participation in the adult day program allows time for caregivers and family to work outside the home and provides support for caregivers and other family members. Members engage in fitness, arts and wellness, and social activities daily. Licensed Practical Nurses and Certified Nursing Assistants ensure that every member of the Easterseaks family is cared for through health monitoring, medical care, and administration in a safe, familiar environment.

Serving adults, seniors, and veterans who have:

• Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, or other forms of dementia
• Traumatic brain injuries or past strokes
• Autism, Down syndrome, and other developmental delays
• Memory impairment or confusion
• Any other need for personal care
 
Our specialized services:

• Safe, Social Environment
• Physical and Brain Fitness Activities
• Bilingual Staff
• Nutritious Meals
• Medication Management and Administration
• Accessible Bathing Services
• Salon and Barber Services

We are Leaders in Arts and Wellness
Easterseals' Arts and Wellness program provides activities that focus on the arts to enhance quality of life by allowing all members to express themselves creatively. The Activities Staff specializes in designing and facilitating research based programs from recognized partners. These unique experiences improve physical and psychological well-being. The arts and wellness activities include:
 
• Performing, Visual, and Musical Arts
• Interactive activities such as drum circle, dancing, and story telling
• Failure-free projects that help maintain motor skills and creativity
• Personalized programming aimed to reduce agitation and enable engagement, cooperation, and reflection

Kairos Alive and the Arts and Wellness Program Video

Day Break Admissions Packet Part One
Day BreaK Admissions Packet Part Two
Altrusa House Admissions Packet Part One
Altrusa House Admissions Packet Part Two


Altrusa House Logo

Altrusa House in Gainesville
2002 NW 36th Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32605
(352) 377-7708

Day Break Logo

Day Break in Orlando
2010 Mizell Avenue
Winter Park, FL 32792
(407) 629-4565

 

Powered by Blackbaud
nonprofit software