Communicating with an older person is just like communicating with anyone else. Be yourself, show respect, and be patient...easy!
When you get tired of talking, there are plenty of activities you can do with a nursing home resident that can be artistic, educational, or just downright fun!
NURSING HOME NEWS - DECEMBER 2017 JOIN US FOR THE FRIENDS ACROSS THE AGES HOLIDAY PARTY! Please join us for the annual Friends Across the Ages Holiday Party! It will be held Sunday, December 3rd from 2:30-4:30pm at North Florida Rehab and Specialty Care (6700 NW 10th Place, Gainesville). This annual event has become a long standing [...]
NURSING HOME NEWS - NOVEMBER 2017 THANK YOU, VOLUNTEERS AND SUPPORTERS During this season of Thanksgiving, we would like to express our thanks to all of our volunteers and supporters for all you do throughout the year to serve our brothers and sisters in nursing homes, and to make Friends Across [...]