Activities for Someone With Alzheimer's
People with Alzheimer's or other dementias ultimately become unable to plan their time. They need others to plan and lead meaningful activities for them. Staying engaged boosts their self-esteem and enjoyment, and it adds stimulation and structure to the day. Activities need not be special events -- many everyday chores and hobbies work perfectly.
A guide to adult daycare for someone with Alzheimer's. Is adult daycare different from a senior center? Are they tailored to people with Alzheimer's?
7 steps for deciding whether adult daycare would benefit someone with Alzheimer's, finding a daycare center, and evaluating it.
Practical ways to keep someone afflicted with Alzheimer's mentally engaged -- for the sake of her cognitive and emotional health.