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Your Belmont senior can be a mentor! Tips for involvement with disability care needs

Your Belmont senior can be a mentor! Tips for involvement with disability care needs

If your Belmont senior has a heart for making a difference in the community, he or she could become a mentor! Mentoring youth or other young adults can be a huge encouragement to both parties involved and can make a lifelong impact for good on the next generation. Even if your senior has disability care needs and limited mobility, he or she can still be a part.

Healthy sleeping tips for Burlingame seniors receiving disability care

Healthy sleeping tips for Burlingame seniors receiving disability care

Ah, sleep, beautiful sleep. Naptime is a dreaded word for little kids, but they just don’t know the value of it. As humans age and the responsibilities of life kick in, sleep becomes more important. And sometimes it’s harder to come by. Burlingame seniors (and all seniors, for that matter!) can struggle with getting good sleep at night. Below are some tips for disability care providers in helping the elderly get better sleep.

Disability care and maintaining caregiver trust in Woodside

Disability care and maintaining caregiver trust in Woodside

In relationships, trust is a HUGE deal. If you don’t trust the person you’re with, you won’t share your deepest secrets or reveal your weaknesses to him or her. You’ll always be withholding a part of yourself from the relationship. For Woodside seniors with disability care needs, trust is a key element to ensuring that they have a good relationship with their caregiver(s) as well.

Disability care needs and good hygiene for Millbrae seniors

Disability care needs and good hygiene for Millbrae seniors

Personal hygiene is a blessing we often under-appreciate here in California and in Millbrae. As busy Americans, we rush through the routine of taking a shower, brushing our teeth, getting dressed and grabbing a quick breakfast without even thinking twice about it. But what if you had a hard time standing up or holding items in your hands? For seniors with disability care needs, the reality of a hot shower just might be a luxury. But it doesn’t have to be!

Disability care and San Mateo seniors: Enjoy the season with grandkids!

Disability care and San Mateo seniors: Enjoy the season with grandkids!

There’s an old tune sung by Glen Campbell that goes, “Christmas is for Children.” Yes, children get excited about Christmas in a special way that’s contagious to all around them. This Christmas, make sure that your children spread some holiday cheer to your San Mateo senior. If your senior has limited mobility and is receiving disability care, he or she would gladly welcome a visit from the grandkids. Their bright and shining faces will make his or her week!

Let's Make a Difference! Millbrae Seniors, Disability Care and Volunteering

Let’s Make a Difference! Millbrae Seniors, Disability Care and Volunteering

Will I make a difference in the world? What’s my purpose for being here? Will people remember me after I’m gone? These are important questions that everyone contemplates at some point in life. Some seniors may want to coast when they reach the “golden years.” Others, including those receiving disability care, may want to continue to give back to the Millbrae community, but may not know how…especially with limited mobility and resources. Here’s some ideas…