Activities Elderly people who are confined to bed for long periods of time because of diagnosis or frailty often experience severe mood swings. They get tired of sitting or lying down, become bored with life and miss social contact with others.
Music is a spice of life; everybody enjoys music of one genre or another. Music has been proven to be very beneficial for elderly people in long term care, especially in dementia care.
Dave Bernard Daily stretching exercise routine for a group of cheerful elderly people at an old age home.
Image 1 of 7 from gallery of Witherford Watson Mann’s Central London Almshouse Promotes Sociability for the Elderly. Courtesy of Witherford Watson Mann Architects