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Let Go of Feeling Overwhelmed by Caregiving During the Holidays. Simplify.

If you’re feeling overwhelmed by caregiving during the holidays, use these tips to help you scale back and just have fun. The holidays are an ideal time to spend time with friends and family, but it’s not quite what you would call a relaxing time of year. The hustle and bustle, from shopping to social gatherings to family get-togethers, can…

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Creating a Family Memory Book with Aging Loved Ones

Learn how to make a family memory book with aging loved ones. Reuniting with loved ones during the holidays can be a wonderful time of connecting and enjoying time together! It can also be quite eye-opening. Some families notice a growing gap between generations, with the kids huddled together around their phones and iPads while Grandpa sits quietly on the…

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Planning Fun Holiday Activities for Seniors

…set up and decorate a tree, hang wreaths, or string lights. Also, offer your help after the holidays to take down and store the decorations.

  • Curl up with a holiday movie. Everyone can enjoy a classic holiday film, like The Grinch. Pop some popcorn and gather together on the couch for some easy yet festive quality time.
  • When…

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    Planning Holiday Activities for Seniors? These Tips Will Ensure Success!

    …person to your home to help decorate for the holidays

  • Assist your older loved one at a holiday party for seniors at a local senior center
  • Attend local and community plays; in addition to the local theater or ballet, there are reasonably priced plays and shows given by local schools
  • When engaging in any holiday activities for…

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    Holiday Safety for Seniors – Avoiding Emergency Room Visits

    …perfect solution to make certain your loved ones stay healthy and well, and that any changes in condition are dealt with immediately – so the holidays will be as festive and enjoyable as they should be. Just some of the many ways we can help include:

    • Medication reminders
    • Meal planning and preparation
    • Housework and laundry

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    Post-Holiday Let-Down: Tips to Combat Loneliness in the Elderly

    Combat post-holiday loneliness in the elderly with a few easy steps. The holidays can be filled with a whirlwind of busyness for the seniors we love, with family get-togethers, holiday parties, faith-based events and services, and deciding on the best gifts for the ones they love. Yet after the ornaments are packed away and families have resumed the daily busyness…

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    Understanding and Addressing Depression in Seniors During the Holiday Season

    Use these tips to recognize and address depression in seniors this holiday season. The holiday season is typically associated with joy, warmth, and the gathering of loved ones. It’s a time when families come together to celebrate, exchange gifts, and create lasting memories. However, for some individuals, especially seniors, the holidays can be a challenging and lonely time, leading to…

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