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Know How

Our Know-How section is a collection of short videos or other content about moments in your daily life that you may experience that show different ways of approaching those moments.

Finding the Why

If your loved one suddenly stops wanting a shower, there is most likely a reason or a why behind it. Here is a short video to get you thinking about the WHY….
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The Gong

I was working at an Adult Day Service and we had a drummer coming in once a week to teach the staff, whomever wanted to learn, how to facilitate drum circles, so when he left they could carry on. One day, we were loading in all his drums and…

Things To Do Word Search

My Mom loved Word Searches. Every time I saw a new one I would buy it for her. After a while I had to start looking for the JUMBO print ones. I thought I would make a word search of some things your loved one can do. And share…

Filling in the Blanks

Sometimes we think that any behavior of a person living with dementia is so odd and not normal. When actually we all have the same reactions at times. Just because they are living with dementia does not mean they are so different than we are, and visa versa….
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To Do List

My Mom was a homemaker extraordinaire. She was always busy with doing something. It seemed if she had finished all her housework then she baked something for church or the neighbors. She was never used to ritual. Everything was different almost every day. So we kept to her life…

Body Mechanics: Sitting to Standing

Sometimes a person you are caring for may need assistance standing. They may not always need help. It may be because they have been sitting for a while and just can’t “get going” as my Mom used to say. Or maybe they don’t feel well. Or maybe they have…