Showing Initiative Leads To Success

Being at a job that you dislike can be devastating and decrease an employee’s motivation. A happy employee is a good employee, so it is in a company’s best interest to do everything in their power to keep them engaged and intrigued.

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4 Ways to Show Compassion to Seniors

Providing compassion can be as simple as expressing acts of kindness, caring, and support that relieves discomfort. Here are some tips to provide the utmost compassion to older adults.

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“Ugly” Sweaters, Beautiful Holiday

This article originally appeared in McKnight’s Senior Living January 2, 2019 ‘Ugly’ Sweaters, Beautiful Holiday Memory care residents at Poet’s Walk Sarasota got into the holiday spirit when they created their own “ugly sweaters” Dec. 20. Using long-sleeved shirts instead of sweaters because of the warmer Florida temperatures, residents used

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How Art Therapy Benefits Seniors

The decline in memory or other thinking skills can be treated with art therapy. This therapeutic program can encompass many activities such as: drawing, painting or making collages, which can offer opportunities for seniors to engage with other people about their interests.

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Combat Post Holiday Depression

The holiday season is suppose to be festive and full of joy, however, it can be depressing for seniors who’ve lost loved ones or are having health or financial problems. Older adults may be overwhelmed by the ongoing holiday demands such as: parties, shopping, cooking, cleaning or even entertaining.

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Poet’s Walk Warrenton Family Christmas Party

https://www.fauquier.com/calendar/poet-s-walk-warrenton-family-christmas-party/event_1e926de6-0524-11e9-a3fc-2b89b646eb1e.html December 21, 2018 Memory Care seniors and their family will remember their favorite Christmases at the Poet’s Walk Warrenton Family Christmas Party. Many of the Poet’s Walk residents retain their long-term memory while having trouble with short term, allowing for a wonderful Christmas themed Sharing Circle. They’ll be visited

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