Alzheimer's disease (or) dementia is the leading cause for memory loss in the senior citizens.It can be very difficult for many families to accept that their love ones are unable to recognize them because of long term memory loss, where as short term memory loss they can remember life events 20 years ago.By creating a "memory" box it stimulates ones memory by encouraging communication between family members or caregiver.By understanding the significance of what was important to them by relating certain items to trigger their memory by asking if the played sports,instruments,cook in the kitchen,gardening ,dancing by collecting relevant items that brings up pleasant experiences for them .Its a great activity for family members.
These are the following items that can be used:
Different types of fabric
Beach Trip theme memory box:
Dried star fish
sun tan lotion
Nature walks theme:
Encourage communication by asking client/family about the objects/items brings a better understanding on who they are & associating a positive conversation about their history.
CEO/Owner: Ms.Steward Believes that quality care is essential to clients while remaining home and assisting caring & Educating Our Seniors within The community how to live a life of comfort that fosters nutrition Health and Safety in their everyday life,which enables them to be more independent and productive.