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Caregiving for a loved one with #Alzheimers or #dementia is quite a challenge and simply knowing what to say and do can be one of the hardest parts. This month, our #blog gives some helpful tips from the @AlzheimersAssociation on what to say when the memory fades. #TipTuesday 

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THIS SATURDAY! February 25th, 10:00am –11:30am, please join us for a #discussion on“#Caregiver Stress Relief, Acceptance and Empowerment” presented by the #Alzheimer’s Association
Call Rebecca Drennan to RSVP: 708-447-5092
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Looking for ways to stay sharp? It might be just a click, stitch, or ticket away. Researchers from the Mayo Clinic have highlighted four activities that can protect against cognitive decline. Regularly using the computer, crafting (e.g. knitting), engaging socially (e.g. attending a movie or the theater), and playing games were all found to lower the risk of developing mild cognitive impairment (MCI). Learn more: #EndAlz #Dementia #ElderCare

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"If I had a single flower for every time I think of you, I could walk forever in my garden.” ~Claudia Adrienne Grandi Happy #ValentinesDay!
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Today, join us for our relaunched Brunch Series at 9am. We will be discussing Effective Communication Strategies for people with #Alzheimers with presenter, Mayra Ligeza from the Alzheimer's Association.

Or join us for some of other upcoming events!
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Tomorrow, Friday, February 10th, we are kicking off our relaunched Brunch Series focusing on a series of #memory topics. The Brunch Series will now be held on the 2nd Friday of the month.
This month we discuss, "Effective Communication Strategies," presented by the #Alzheimer’s Association.
Join us at 9am in Heritage Hall at The Scottish Home to learn more about this important subject.
#ElderCare
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Chair #Yoga for Everyone! Stretch and move! You can do it! #WellnessWednesday

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If there ever was a Hallmark Holiday, it’s today: National Send a Card to a Friend Day! And we 1000% support it. Our loved ones adore visits, but we know that we can’t get away as often as we like. So make yourself a cuppa tea, find a pretty card and send your love via post - it is guaranteed to make someone’s day! #SendACardToAFriendDay
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Thank you to Joyce Boswell for sharing with us this lovely quote. So very true... such great wisdom and a fine reminder. #SocialSaturday 

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We are licensed to provide Sheltered Care, which includes everything you’ll find in assisting living plus 24 hour nursing. The Scottish Home combines personalized assistance, compassionate care, and encourages meaningful activities so our residents can experience friendship, support, and happiness. We offer our residents three meals each day, life enriching activities, housekeeping, and laundry. Beauty and barber services are also available. We provide regular outings and also scheduled transportation for an additional charge. With all of these amenities, living here is the next best thing to living at home. Visit our new website and learn more! 
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