It benefits us both physically and mentally, and we are not talking about some miracle food here, we are talking about social activities. For people of all ages, especially seniors, begin social is the way to live an healthy and fulfilling life. Since seniors have much more free time after they retire, they also spend more time to be isolated. Here are some of the reasons why seniors should keep socially active. Life is about constantly learning, and it leads to a sense of accomplishment when something new is mastered. Furthermore, many social activities stimulate the minds of the seniors, keeping their cognitive functions fit, and can slow down memory loss in the process. Finally, no matter what age, we always want to feel like we belong. The connectedness is what separates human than other animals. As a result, if seniors are able to stay connected with families, friends, and have new people to share experiences with, it can lead to much happiness for your loved ones.
Having a caregiver from A-1 Home Care in Century City helping at a senior’s residence can provide some companionship that is much needed. Maybe your loved one is suffering from Alzheimer’s, or is in pain due to arthritis. Going to social event might not be as easy as it seems. With a caregiver who can provide transportation, socializing and safety should not be a problem for the elderly individual. Since 1991, we offer live-in/live-out care, short term care, home helpers, personal services, companion services, alzheimer care, arthritis care, after surgery care, incontinence care, and more. We cover the areas of Century City, Beverly Hills, Hollywood, Malibu, Santa Monica, Studio City, Pasadena, Burbank, Glendale, Marina Del Rey, and surrounding communities in Los Angeles and Orange County.