Loneliness – The Silent Killer

July 12, 2024 | Senior Care

In the bustling corners of our modern lives, where conversations often happen across screens and heartfelt talks are condensed into emojis, a pervasive epidemic creeps silently among us—loneliness. This is especially true for the elderly, who face a higher risk of being ensnared in this quiet despair. We must recognize that loneliness doesn’t just tug […]

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Importance Of Planning Activities for Older Ones

October 23, 2023 | Senior Care

As people age, their physical, mental, and emotional well-being can be positively influenced by engaging in well-thought-out and purposeful activities. “Keeping them as active as possible appears to be important to their well-being, longevity, and mental alertness.” –          Watchtower 2/15, 1993 As carers for elderly ones, we at Legacy Place understand this need and have […]

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September Update- Skills, Stamps and Art

October 11, 2023 | Monthly Update, Senior Care

We have had a wonderful month in September. Hope you did too. Here are some highlights. Art Trip We took an art trip! The more time you spend analyzing a piece of art, the more you are able to stimulate both unconscious and conscious brain functions. This can increase your analytical and problem-solving skills in […]

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Appreciating the Skills of Our Dear Elderly Ones

September 3, 2023 | Senior Care

The life of each of our elderly loved ones is a tapestry that weaves together our history and heritage, their wisdom and experience enriching the very fabric of our families and congregations. Their warmth continues to light up our lives. Engaging older ones in ways that make them feel cherished, useful, and commended for their […]

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Alzheimer’s – Recognizing and Dealing With the Silent Enemy

June 27, 2023 | Senior Care

“Alzheimer’s caregivers ride the world’s biggest, fastest, scariest, emotional roller coaster, every day!” – Bob DeMarco. Alzheimer’s is a challenging condition that affects the brain and can have a profound impact on you and your family. This makes it important to approach this topic with care and understanding. Legacy Place has a dedicated Memory Care […]

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