Memory Care

Illuminating the Darkness: The Impact of Music Therapy on Alzheimer’s and Dementia 

By: McKenna Selissen, MT-BC Life Engagement Coordinator & Music Therapist at Gianna Homes, Minnesota “When words fail, music speaks.”  These powerful words reflect the impact music has on many of us throughout the course of our lives, especially as we [...]

By |2019-11-06T12:31:35-06:00November 6th, 2019|Memory Care|

Giving Opportunities at Gianna Homes

https://youtu.be/gywzLv3PRx8 Please join us in participating in our Capital Campaign for 2018/2019. All donations for the Captial Campaign will go towards much-needed updates and renovations at our Minnetonka property, Sursum Corda. You can find the Capital Campaign details and projects [...]

By |2018-12-17T16:17:43-06:00December 17th, 2018|Memory Care|

Top 3 Ways to Connect with Someone Who is Living with Dementia

Just because someone has dementia, does not mean that they cannot or do not want to communicate anymore. Depending on where someone is in their stage of living with dementia, difficulties in the way they might experience a conversation can [...]

By |2018-11-02T09:12:45-05:00November 2nd, 2018|Memory Care|

Staff is trained by Erin Bonito, nationally known expert in Dementia Care

Gianna Homes staff had the awesome opportunity to engage in a day full of learning, laughing, team building and dementia communication development. We were privileged to have Erin Bonito, MS ADC as our “Lead Coach” for the day. Erin is [...]

By |2018-05-08T17:07:53-05:00May 8th, 2018|Memory Care|

Helpful Ideas for Ways to Communicate and Interact with Someone Who Has Alzheimer’s or Dementia

We find that how a person interacts and understands someone who has Dementia is so important. Recognizing different ways you can connect and communicate may help the relationship. Learn more from these suggestions on different ways and opportunities to interact. [...]

By |2018-02-07T20:15:47-06:00February 7th, 2018|Memory Care|

Sursum Corda

4605 Fairhills Road East
Minnetonka, MN 55345
Phone: 952-988-0953
Admissions: 952-443-6113
Fax: 952-988-6935

Gladys’ Place

10210 28th Avenue North
Plymouth, MN 55441
Phone: 952-988-0953
Admissions: 952-443-6113
Fax: 763-710-4856

Administrative Office

14451 Highway 7, Suite 223
Minnetonka, MN 55345
Phone: 952-988-0953
Admissions: 952-443-6113
Fax: 952-303-3835