Family First recently visited the Town of Huntington Adult Day Program to offer participants fun activities to promote cognitive health. Activities included sing-alongs, word games, memory exercises, motor skill challenges, and trivia.
Thanks to Amy and Rachael, we were able to offer participants an afternoon of fun and laughter!
Featured right are some of the pictures that participants drew with their non-dominant hand. Using your opposite hand is in fact a great way to exercise your mind!
If you or an aging loved one are considering senior care in Huntington, NY, please contact the caring staff at Family First Home Companions.
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Jennifer has specialized training in Alzheimer’s disease through the Long Island Alzheimer’s Association and the Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation.She also volunteered her time with the Alzheimer's Disease Assistance Center of Long Island for 3 years by providing cognitive stimulation to an Alzheimer’s patient group.
Jennifer educates the community about elder care and speaks to caregiver support groups, senior centers, and at professional organizations.Topics include home safety, effective strategies for family caregiving, elder care planning, and awareness about elder abuse.
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