It’s that time of the year – some call it the most wonderful, the most stressful or just the most heartfelt! No matter what you call it and why… it is here, and we have no doubt that you can think of some aging loved ones or nearby neighbors that you’d like to include in your celebrations or make memories with. Just as holidays with young children present unique challenges, holidays with older adults requires some distinct considerations too.
The good news is that we have gathered our very best holiday blogs written for the largest growing population to help you decide what gift to get, how to make the holidays easier and what type of support to offer. The holidays are not the easiest time of year for many of us – but with these resources at hand… they can definitely be enjoyable for all!
The article above reviews 3 main concerns that older individuals may experience during the holidays – and how you can help overcome them with ease and without judgement!
Some of these are timely, some are timeless and some you don’t even need to shop for! A must-read!
We have to admit – #2 and #5 are things we would want ourselves (grandparents or not!).
Sometimes the gift of the simply being present is all you need; connectivity has year-round benefits so why not give the gift of good company… and keep on giving it!
We love our seniors but we do not pretend to know everything about what is best for their needs. In the article above, we provide links to 5 blogs that give gifts with different benefits (ranging from surroundings of safety to feelings of calm to even… four legs and fur! 😉
All my best to you and yours,
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