How to Help New Residents Adjust to Lifestyle Changes

How to Help New Residents Adjust to Lifestyle Changes

By Molly Wisniewski

Found In: Activities Articles

A move into a care home, whether voluntary or not, can be very overwhelming. There are a few things that Activity professionals can do to make the transition smoother and more manageable.

A move into a care home, whether voluntary or not, can be very overwhelming. There are a few things that Activity professionals can do to make the transition smoother and more manageable.

In this article we cover:

  • Providing Daily 1:1's
  • Asking them about their previous home
  • Introducing them to Residents
  • Inviting them to everything (even if they say no)

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Lifestyle Salisbury 15th May 2018
We have always done all these things so very important.
Molly 16th May 2018
I'm so encouraged to hear your community incorporates these for new residents! I'm sure they feel welcomed and at home.
Molly 8th May 2018
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