For those caring for someone
with Alzheimer’s or another dementia, the joys of the holiday season can
often be mixed with concern over potential behavioral issues that might
arise, or fears that the senior may be withdrawn.
the Alzheimer’s CARE program, we have had enormous success managing
typical behaviors associated with Alzheimer’s and other dementias, and
keeping our clients engaged by really getting to know them and their
histories: the songs they love, the places they’ve lived and their
Because the holidays are so rich
with these associations, it’s a great time to draw upon them to help
your senior. Here are some ways to get started:
if you know all the stories your senior will tell, giving them the
chance to revisit a more vital time in their lives can be an incredibly
meaningful holiday gift for both of you.
For more information about caring for someone with Alzheimer’s or dementia, please contact us!
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