In October, DYNSEO organized a major national survey on activities in retirement homes. The aim was to provide an overview of existing practices and to share good practices with the community. We received more than 650 responses to our survey,
The advancement of technology has brought multiple devices into existence. Tablets are tools widely used in many fields: educational, social or industrial. They are designed for everyone, from the oldest to the youngest. In the particular case of the smallest,
It is well known that play is an important and very useful development tool for children. New studying methods with modern tools such as computers, smartphones and tablets also provide the opportunity for very young children to learn. Various educational
Sarah has been a personal carer for a few years. She reveals the characteristics of her activities and how her passion for this job was born. Some activities are confusing; what is the difference between a family caregiver, a nursing
Today, Jeannette is wondering about something important many people face: reminiscing. You may not be familiar with this word, which is why Jeannette will define it in a few words: reminiscing is the act of remembering imprecise and fuzzy memories.
In any family, the elderly are the roots of the family tree. Generally after retiring, elders have a lot of time for themselves and their loved ones. Sometimes, geographical distance does not allow for strong links between the older and
Created by the Italian doctor Maria Montessori in 1907, the Montessori Method focuses on the education of children. According to her, each child is unique and has unique qualities. Montessori Pedagogy was introduced to develop certain skills in each child
Social Seniors: 9 of the Best Clubs for Seniors to Join As the baby boomer population ages, it may not be as easy to connect with other people. Health issues, accessibility and motivation can all keep us from enjoying life
Using non-drug therapies to fight Alzheimer’s disease Today, Suzie will introduce you to non-drug therapies to relieve the symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease in a natural way. These therapies are adapted for each person according to their desires, tastes and environment.
Tips for practicing your logical reasoning: logic games and practical exercises The aging of the body is something many people fear, but even more so that of the brain. Whether in a place of service or in a retirement home,