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MAXTON, N.C. – For every twinkle of a holiday light and crinkle of wrapping paper, there's stress associated with this time of year, especially for the thousands of North Carolinians who care for a loved one.
This is so true.
The Holidays are just around the corner and that means lots of fun with parties, dinners, festive activities, gift-giving and family traditions. Many of the traditions we celebrate each holiday sea...
If an old tradition work this year, create a new one!
If you're looking for the perfect Gift for the person with dementia try Springbok Puzzles. Created for the person with advanced Alzheimer's- each piece is Larger with fewer overal pieces (36) for each puzzle.
As you can see from the wonderful photo, these are some stunning puzzles that bring hours of activity for someone with memory loss.
Planning ahead for the person with dementia during holidays can prevent many issues that might happen later.. Always remember that you may not be able to celebrate every tradition you had before, but you can always make a new tradition that suits every family member-