Caring for Elderly Ones

 

     * bring their peers to visit
 * establish good communication with  staff
 * take them out for  sunshine and strolls
 * decorate their room with artwork, and cards
 * bring grooming articles and perfumed products
 * start diary or blog for meds and appointments
 * set up guest book
 * bring personal items (e.g. bible, pillow, afghan)
 * consider gifts (e.g. stuffed animals, music, etc)
 * skype with  friends and family
 * bring favorite snacks and take-out meals
 * play their favorite or inspirational songs 

     * read books or bible verses 

     * share stories of fond memories

 

 

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