4 Busy Bag Activities for Seniors with Dementia – DailyCaring
Fun, no fail activities for seniors with dementia engage & entertain. Plus, they reduce need for medications for agitation, difficult behavior, & depression
Blog - FirstLight Home Care
Elderly parents want to remain living independently, but it can be a struggle as they decline in physical or mental abilities. But when they are determined to do so, what do you do? AARP reported earlier this year that 80 to 90 percent of aging people, including our elderly parents, would choose to reside in their own homes for as long as possible, as opposed to choosing to live in a nursing home or independent care facility. This desire by your elderly parents to live independently can make…
Free Music Playlists for the Elderly
Music has been proven to be very beneficial for the elderly in long term care, particularly those living with dementia or Alzheimer's Disease. Here are some wonderful free playlists of famous songs from the 40s, 50s & 60s!
75 Occupational Therapy Tools That Cost Less Than $1 (for Pediatrics & Geriatrics!) - Checking the Pulse - AOTA Blogs - OTConnections
We rounded up 75 #occupationaltherapy tools for under $1. Work with adults? Get dozens of ideas here.
Things that go Together Quiz
Reminiscing trivia for seniors in nursing homes. There are two ways to play this game. Great for people living with dementia or Alzheimer's.