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Caring for Aging Parents: Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing

Resident with a small child.Intergenerational Programs offer younger and older generations an opportunity to interact.  

 

By Kimberly Doyon, CTRS, Life Enrichment Coordinator

At The Cedars we offer an intergenerational program for our assisted living and skilled care residents where we sponsor a play group for children aged six months to one year. (As some of you know, there has been a baby boom amongst our staff here in the last year and we are very excited to share our beautiful children with the residents.)  

The play group is geared toward residents with dementia and/or depression. and provides emotional support, mental and sensory stimulation and addresses social … Read more here.

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