Sweetie, honey, dear – terms of endearment such as these may be appreciated when uttered by our spouse or when directed to our very young children, but how do seniors react to them? North River’s home care experts believe that many are downright offended. And while health care professionals,Read More
Senior Citizens Learn Social Media
Classes on how to use Facebook are becoming very popular with senior citizens in the U.S., who say that social networking reduces depression and fights memory loss.
Senior centers, retirement homes and assisted living facilities nationwide are now offering computer classes that branch off into specific courses focusing on social networking and teaching older adults how to engage with these tools.Read More
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We were recently highlighted in print and radio for our Pet Therapy program. It’s a great service for our seniors who may no longer be able to have a dog of their own.Read More
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