Senior Activity Ideas

senior activity ideas

Helping seniors remain active can improve their quality of life. When their endurance and mobility restrict their efforts, it may be up to you to create interesting ideas for activities. Here’s a few suggestions.

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Travel Tips for Patients and Caregivers

Travel tips for seniors

For caregivers and patients who are planning to travel during the holidays, a little preparation is needed to make the trip easier. This article makes such travelers aware of the services available when traveling on their own or by plane or by bus.

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National Cat Day

Sleeping Cat - National Cat Day

Cats are great companions for the elderly. They provide a sense of caring and affection. They also help keep seniors active and alert. Find out all the different ways a cat can improve your life.

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Front Porch Sittin’

front porch sittin'

Front Porch Sittin’ can help us relax, reduce stress and generally improve our outlook on life. All it takes is a few minutes with a shade, a porch and a place to sit.

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Clutter – A Safety issue for Seniors

clutter in garage

Clutters is a problem for many people these days. It happens over time by not thinking ahead and just saving everything till later. The ol’ “I’ll do something with this later” attitude. If you have an elder parent who’s had years of collecting in their….

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Visit a Caregiver

visit a caregiver

Holidays like Easter and Passover can bring families together. These can be happy, memorable times. If you are visiting the home of a caregiver during these holidays, here are a few tips to make your visit happier and more memorable for you and for the….

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Photos Make Great Gifts

photo albums

What do you do with all those old photo albums which no one ever opens? You value the photos and the memories, and you would like for someone else to value them also, right? Here’s how.

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How Does Your Garden Grow?

Plants for Seniors

I have a friend who has always been a vegetable gardener. One day he had a stroke and ended up in a wheelchair. His family had wooden boxes, like flower boxes, installed on a fence at the height he can reach around the paved patio. ….

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