Nursing Home Visiting
Nursing Home (Long Term Care) Visiting utilizes volunteer companions to spend one hour each week socializing with a nursing home resident who receives infrequent or no visitors. Positive conversation combined with a variety of activity options can provide a senior comfort, enjoyment and one-on-one personal attention. Simplified activities tailored to a senior’s physical and mental needs guarantees an enjoyable visit with a senior companion!
Simplified Activity suggestions for nursing home residents: Listening to music, color pictures, read aloud from favorite stories, look at photographs, make a card, give a manicure, offer a gentle hand massage, play dominoes, string beads, put a puzzle together, offer a hug, model play dough, interview person about their life for a memoir, play a musical instrument for senior