Articles on "Adult Day Care"

July 24, 2003 12:00 am

How To Find Daytime Supervision: Adult Day Care

Adult Day Care Centers offer socialization, activities, and necessary daytime supervision for elderly adults. Seniors who are socially isolated or who need care and assistance can benefit from adult day care. Centers are an important option for family caregivers, who want to continue to care for their elderly relatives in their own home. The care and socialization offered at adult day care centers allows caregivers to feel confident that their loved one is safe and well cared for while they […]

July 24, 2003 12:00 am

Adult Day Care Offers Caregivers a Respite

Bernice moved from Massachusetts in 1936 and worked as a nurse. She met her husband, “Tiny,” at a dance in Ft. Belvoir and married within a year. They had 4 kids, 9 grandkids, and 9 great grandchildren. The couple bought a home and lived on the same street for over 53 years. Tiny died in 1969; Bernice retired, remarried, and did extensive overseas travelling. After her second husband died, Bernice’s daughter Dee and family returned to the area to live […]