Effective Ways to Tackle Bath Time Routines and Dementia

Effective Ways to Tackle Bath Time Routines and Dementia

For seniors in the middle to late stages of dementia, what was once a pleasant routine for bathing and self-care can turn into a frustrating chore or, at its worst, uncomfortable, embarrassing torment. As dementia progresses and the ability to complete daily tasks diminishes, something as simple as bathing can become extremely difficult and unpleasant. If the loved one you’re caring for becomes resistant to bathing, you’ll need a plan to tackle bath time challenges in a way that’s safe for both of you.

Lunch and Learn with Dr. Darla Rowe

Darla Rowe, D.H.Sc., CHES, is the Education Manager for Washington Regional Senior Clinic. She will share valuable information on a variety of demetia-related concerns, such as: 

Date: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

AARP Driver Safety

The AARP Smart Driver Course, offered by AARP Driver Safety, is the nation's largest classroom and online driver safety course and is designed especially for drivers age 50 and older.

The AARP Smart Driver online course will refresh you on: 

Date: 
Friday, May 18, 2018 - 8:30am to 12:30pm

What Dementia Does to the Brain

Dementia is a complex neurological condition. Although dementia and all its forms are not yet fully understood by medical research, it’s important for those dealing with the disease and caring for loved ones with dementia to learn as much as they can about what’s going on in their loved one’s brain. Knowing how the brain works and how the disease affects its functions can give caregivers valuable insight into their loved one’s condition and ultimately learn how to support them as best they can.

Paul Morphis Music

Date: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018 - 2:00pm

Memorial Day Celebration

Date: 
Monday, May 28, 2018 - 2:00pm

Resident's Birthday Party

Date: 
Friday, May 25, 2018 - 2:00pm

Carol & Rod Music

Date: 
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 2:00pm

Butch Money Gospel Hour

Date: 
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 2:00pm

Aaron Acosta Magic Show

Date: 
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 2:00pm

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