Posts Categorized: Staying Young

7 Home Modifications for the Elderly

According to AARP, 87 percent of adults aged 65 years and older want to remain in their home as they age. It’s a natural inclination—most prefer the comforts of home over new or different environments. “We have attachments to our homes, neighborhoods, friends, families,” says Karen Smith, OT, CAPS, Approved Provider Program Manager Practice Associate… Read more »

Staying Young at Heart

Creating a meaningful relationship between seniors and children can have positive benefits for each generation. Children and seniors can teach each other about their favorite activities to sharpen the mind and keep the body fit. The connection can also stimulate better emotional and mental health for seniors who may be prone to depression and loneliness…. Read more »

Senior Citizen Summer Fun

Summer is the perfect time for seniors to get out and enjoy the warm weather that rolls their way. Relaxing summer breezes, enjoyable cool evenings and a host of outdoor activities await during the upcoming holidays. The type of activities that you can have fun with along with your elderly parents will depend on their… Read more »