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Laughing doesn't just lighten your load mentally, it actually induces physical changes in your body. Laughter has been clinically proven to strengthen your immu

The Importance of Laughter in Long Term Care Facilities

Laughing doesn't just lighten your load mentally, it actually induces physical changes in your body. Laughter has been clinically proven to strengthen your immune system, activate and relieve your stress response and stimulate many organs.

The Activities for Seniors Facebook Group provides even more opportunities to share ideas and support one another - or just have a friendly chat. It's a hive of activity and ideas for activity coordinators working in senior care, dementia care, nursing homes and assisted living facilities. What a wonderful and supportive community we have! Connect now if you haven't already.

Activities for Seniors Facebook Group

The Activities for Seniors Facebook Group provides even more opportunities to share ideas and support one another - or just have a friendly chat. It's a hive of activity and ideas for activity coordinators working in senior care, dementia care, nursing homes and assisted living facilities. What a wonderful and supportive community we have! Connect now if you haven't already.

Instilling a culture of humor and laughter into long-term care facilities is good for everyone and may even improve the overall functioning and well-being of your clients. It is important to incorporate funny and amusing activities into your regular program that cater to all tastes.

The Importance of Laughter in Long Term Care Facilities

Instilling a culture of humor and laughter into long-term care facilities is good for everyone and may even improve the overall functioning and well-being of your clients. It is important to incorporate funny and amusing activities into your regular program that cater to all tastes.

Laughing doesn't just lighten your load mentally, it actually induces physical changes in your body. Laughter has been clinically proven to strengthen your immu

The Importance of Laughter in Long Term Care Facilities

Laughing doesn't just lighten your load mentally, it actually induces physical changes in your body. Laughter has been clinically proven to strengthen your immu

Ideal for men in nursing homes, this activity will foster friendship and bring much laughter. It is a fun and stimulating activity for seniors and an opportunity to reminisce.

Paper Planes Reminiscing Game

Paper Planes Reminiscing Game: Ideal for men, this activity will foster friendship and bring much laughter. It would be helpful if you could find a male volunteer to sit with participants and remind them of different ways to make paper airplanes.

Everyone responds instinctively to music. A person’s ability to engage in music often remains intact far into the advanced stages of dementia. Music triggers certain networks of the brain that benefit people suffering from difficulties with language, cognition, or motor control.

How to Plan Music Activities for Dementia Care

Reminiscing with the elderly is a wonderful way to validate the lives of individuals and provide seniors with a sense of purpose, especially those suffering from dementia.  Reminiscing activities  also encourage social interaction and promote interpersonal skills.

Reminiscing Activities for Seniors

Reminiscing with seniors is a wonderful way to validate the lives of individuals and provide them with a sense of purpose, especially those suffering from dementia. Reminiscing activities also encourage social interaction and promote interpersonal skills.

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Caregiving Tips & Hacks

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As a caregiver, it is difficult to summon up the energy to do what is in the best interests of the senior that you are looking after at times.

Laughing doesn't just lighten your load mentally, it actually induces physical changes in your body.  Laughter has been clinically proven to strengthen your immune system, activate and relieve your stress response and stimulate many organs.

The Importance of Laughter in Long Term Care Facilities

Laughing doesn& just lighten your load mentally, it actually induces physical changes in your body. Laughter has been clinically proven to strengthen your immune system, activate and relieve your stress response and stimulate many organs.

20 activities for the elderly with dementia. The following ideas may be used on a one-to-one basis and others may be suitable for small groups depending on their abilities. These dementia activities are designed to promote and maintain existing skills.

20 Practical Activities for people living with Alzheimer’s Disease

Developing practical, efficient and meaningful leisure programs for people with Alzheimer's Disease requires creative thinking.

7 Stages and Symptoms of Alzheimer's Disease. The term “dementia” is used to describe a set of symptoms that can include memory loss, difficulty thinking, ... #Stagesofdementia

7 Stages and Symptoms of Alzheimer's Disease. The term “dementia” is used to describe a set of symptoms that can include memory loss, difficulty thinking, ... #Stagesofdementia

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