Encouraging Laughter

Laughing is just as contagious as a sneeze, only it is better for you! Laughter has a way of bringing people together, making them feel happy and even healthy. It is a great way to get seniors feeling good, smiling and possibly even boosting their immune system and level of energy. Imagine if you were … Continue reading Encouraging Laughter

Read more

Encourage Music for a Senior’s Well-Being

  Music has always been a wonderful way to encourage a variety of ways to feel good about oneself. It encourages high self-esteem, more social interaction and the ability to express oneself easily. This is especially beneficial for seniors that are unable to participate in all of the activities that they once enjoyed. Playing Instruments … Continue reading Encourage Music for a Senior’s Well-Being

Read more

The Importance of Companionship

When you think about your senior relatives, chances are you think about making sure they eat, that the house is clean and that they get to their doctor appointments. One thing that many people neglect to consider is a senior’s need for companionship. This need is sometimes just as strong as general eating and sleeping … Continue reading The Importance of Companionship

Read more

Eliminating a Caregiver’s Stress

Life today is very busy; making it difficult to balance everything that life throws at you. This can be even more difficult for those that take care of seniors on a regular basis. If you are feeling overwhelmed or stressed out, it is important to find ways to alleviate your stress, not only for your … Continue reading Eliminating a Caregiver’s Stress

Read more

Helping Seniors Take Care of Themselves

Everyone could use a reminder every now and again about how to take care of themselves physically and emotionally. If you are the caregiver for a senior relative or they have professional home health care, it is important for everyone to remind the seniors that they care for about the ways that they can take … Continue reading Helping Seniors Take Care of Themselves

Read more