Fun in The Park

One of the best parts of my job is when my residents and I can act goofy together without a care. During our Fitness Fun exercises the other day, I started acting like a chicken. I put my hands up to my armpits, wiggled my “wings”, and ...

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Our December Volunteers

In the month of December, Sensations was lucky enough to have a lot of lovely people walk through our doors. Different groups from the surrounding area came and volunteered their time to our residents through caroling, card gifting, and more! Every ...

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Healthy Habits and Illness Prevention

As the chilly weather sweeps in, so does cold and flu season. With seniors (65+ years old), immune systems aren’t working the same as they used to, which means it’s crucial to keep a clean environment for them. The influenza virus can get ...

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Preserving a Persons Dignity with a Memory Impairment.

Some of you might ask, “What is Dignity? And what does it have to do with Caregiving?” So I want to start there! Dignity by definition is: “the state or quality of being worthy of honor or respect.” What contributes to a ...

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People with Dementia Can Still Enjoy Having Visitors

Even if your older adult has Alzheimer’s or dementia, they may still enjoy having visitors. But it takes skill from both sides to have a positive experience when visiting someone with Alzheimer’s or dementia. So, set your visitors up for ...

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Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Retreat 2019

The Alzheimer’s Association is presenting the 12th Annual Caregiver Retreat. A free day for family caregivers! On Thursday, May 2, 2019. At the Eagle Eye Banquet Center:  15500 Chandler Road in Bath. Caring for a loved one is incredibly ...

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RSC Stands for Residents Service Coordinator

RSC is how we identify our medication technicians. We have an RSC on every shift. This person is trained to oversee our RSA (caregivers) and assist our Wellness Center when needed. RSC’s have an important leadership role that dictates or delegates ...

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Summer Time

To kick off summer I wanted to share a few tips to beat the summer heat. When working with or caring for our senior population the extreme temperatures can be an issue and/or sometimes a health concern.  So, how can you keep your loved ones with ...

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