It might not be easy the first time you try to communicate with a nursing home resident.

Some don’t hear very well.  Some don’t say much.

Below, you’ll find some resources to help you with your communication.  There may be some overlap between the different resources, but hopefully that will help the most important points to come through.

Top 20 Conversation Starters

Conversation is long as you have something to talk about! These conversation starters will help kick things off.

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