Fun Activities Caregivers Can Enjoy with Seniors While Self-Isolating

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Drastic times call for drastic measures, and the COVID-19 pandemic is a prime example. Millions of normally active elderly adults are now being asked to shelter-in-place and self-isolate so that they won’t be exposed to coronavirus. Unfortunately, it’s causing many of them to feel lonely, anxious and depressed. For family members who are looking out for them, …

Why Home Care Is a Viable Option at This Time of Sheltering-in- Place and Social Distancing

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During this pandemic, members in assisted living communities have been relegated to their rooms, without family and friends to visit. Usually the staff can only pop by for the occasional short visit or medication delivery. Under such conditions, seniors must take the initiative to entertain themselves. Their level of activity may depend on their ability …

How Older People Can Look After Their Mental Wellbeing During the Coronavirus Outbreak

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The recent outbreak of COVID-19 has caused anxiety and uncertainty amongst many. Particularly those of an older age, or those with underlying health conditions. It is important to look after your mental health as much as possible, though many find this challenging. Below are some tips for easing anxious thoughts and looking after your mental …