This March we start our shoe drive fundraiser. Divine Destiny Adult Care will be collecting shoes until June. Our goal is to collect 7,500 pairs of shoes or more. We want to gather at least 300 bags of shoes with … Continue reading
Warning Signs and Effects of Alzheimer’s Disease and the Necessity of Caring for the Caregiver (Video)
This video briefly explores the warning signs and effects of Alzheimer’s. It also mentions resources and ways caregivers can get the help they themselves need. One important take-away from the video is that families of today typically can not and … Continue reading
In this informative video, doctors and other Alzheimer’s experts share tips on early warning indicators of the disease. They also share ideas to make it easier for loved ones to approach a family member that may have Alzheimer’s disease about … Continue reading
This video covers different types of dementia and related symptoms. It also goes over the symptoms of Alzheimer’s, a specific dementia. The video also gives tips for a healthy brain and lifestyle to reduce the chances of getting dementia.
Is Divine Destiny Adult Care (DDAC) important to Johnston County?
- to the clients who receive care throughout the week
- to their caretakers who go to work knowing that their loved one is in capable hands
- to the staff who are called to care for the needs of DDAC clients
Each DDAC staff member has personal experience providing care to a physically or cognitively impaired individual.
DDAC is the only facility in Johnston County that provides services to cognitive as well as physically impaired adults.
Has Divine Destiny Adult Care been recognized as an important resource in the community?
Our client population doubled between October and November of 2013.
Representatives of the Veteran’s Administration inspected our facility to determine if it met their specifications to certify DDAC for the placement of the men and women who fought for our country. Currently, we are correcting the issues noted in preparation for caring for members of the armed services.
Thanks to Lowe’s Heroes, the garden portion of DDAC’s proposed Outdoor Living Oasis is a reality. We now have fresh veggies and flowers growing just outside the door! Our garden is a demonstration of Lowe’s “employees’ willingness to roll up their sleeves and get their hands dirty” to make DDAC a more attractive place for our clients and our staff.
What services does Divine Destiny Adult Care provide?
We understand and teach sign language.
DDAC provides respite services that are equal to or greater than what can be offered by family members at home.
A support group is available for family members and friends of DDAC clients.