Time for Assisted Living?
Deciding the time is right for senior living for yourself or your loved one is a highly personal decision, based on many factors specific to your family. If you answer yes to one or more of the questions below, it may be time to consider senior living. Is keeping your house and yard maintained becoming cumbersome? Are there days when showering or bathing is too difficult to manage on your own? Does getting together with friends or family seem increasingly unappealing? Is
Gardening Therapy Tips for People with Alzheimer’s
Aside from creating a beautiful place to spend time and enjoy the great outdoors, gardening has several mental and physical benefits to people with Alzheimer’s. Research shows activities that engage the senses provides those with Alzheimer’s positive emotions that they may no longer experience regularly. Using principles from the Montessori Method, gardening therapy engages all of the senses, and can help people with Alzheimer’s rediscover their world. Benefits to Gardening A