Posted on July 17, 2019 in Dementia CraftsGardening is a wonderful, stress-reducing activity for a loved one with dementia that provides exercise and mental stimulation benefiting both them and their caregivers. By working in the garden together, family caregivers and individuals with Alzheimer’s can improve their connection and level of engagement.
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Posted on June 20, 2019 in Dementia CraftsFun crafts and activities for someone with dementia can help them feel more engaged and give family members a new way to connect with them. When a loved one is living with Alzheimer’s disease, the world around them can twist from a place of familiarity to a place of uncertainty and confusion. Creating a comfortable atmosphere helps prevent this from happening.
Posted on May 15, 2019 in Dementia CraftsWhen a loved one has Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia, it is very easy for them to become confused and forgetful. Many people with Alzheimer’s find it helpful to have reminders around their home to help them with dates, doctor appointments, and other important information.
Posted on April 17, 2019 in Dementia CraftsEaster is a very special holiday for many families. It’s a chance to spend time celebrating together over festive meals, holding backyard Easter egg hunts, and attending religious services. If your Easter plans include spending time with a loved one with dementia, there are many ways to include your loved one in your Easter activities.
Posted on March 8, 2019 in Dementia CraftsHobbies and fun activities are an important part of healthy living. When a loved one is living with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia, crafts and engaging activities help them maintain their spirit and sense of self by providing an outlet for their own artistic choices.
Posted on February 3, 2019 in Dementia CraftsValentine’s Day is all about expressions of love. That’s true even when the person you love may no longer connect in the ways they have in the past due to Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia.