Memory Care at Maplewood at Darien in Darien, Connecticut

Darien Dementia Care

A Personal Passion for Memory Care

Maplewood at Darien is dedicated to the care and well-being of our residents living with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. Our staff is trained to communicate positively with those with memory impairment.

Inspired by this belief, our emotion-based philosophy of care, HEART™ (Humor, Empathy, Autonomy, Respect/Reaching out to others, and Trust and Triumph), helps to engage residents so they may continue to enjoy life to their maximum potential. Please take a few minutes to view our memory care brochure.

Our two levels of memory care address the unique needs of residents with early, moderate, and advanced stages of memory impairment.

Maplewood at Darien


599 Post Rd Darien, CT 06820


  • For those living with early-stage memory impairment
  • A dedicated Tides™ Coordinator oversees and navigates the daily routine of residents
  • Full calendar of social and cultural engagement opportunities
  • Private apartments with handicapped bathrooms, enrichment programs, and beautiful common areas

*Administered under Special Care Residence License.


  • Created for residents with moderate to advanced-stage memory impairment
  • Provides additional support and personalized services
  • Brain Fitness Center using Touch of HEART™
  • Emphasis on making dementia care residents feel safe and secure
  • Common areas for social and cultural engagement opportunities

*Administered under Special Care Residence License.

Couple dining at Maplewood at Darien in Darien, Connecticut

Inspired Dining

As we age, our sense of taste often decreases - which makes eating fresh, flavorful foods even more important. Maplewood at Darien offers Inspired Dining, a sensory-dining philosophy designed for residents living with memory impairment. Our residents enjoy fresh, farm-to-table meals that are flavorful and healthy. Inspired Dining allows residents to engage in a culinary experience that helps them live in the moment.

For more information on memory care or Inspired Dining in Darien, CT, contact Maplewood at Darien.