Aspen Senior Day Center is dedicated to making a positive difference in the lives of all seniors who attend each week. We offer a variety of fun and engaging activities for our clients every day which help them flourish and thrive. One of our favorite activities is Becky’s SeniorSit and Dance.
We love learning more about our clients and the wonderful lives that have led them to us! This month we are excited to learn more about our Aspen Senior Day Center spotlight, Grant L. Grant was born in Fountain Green, Utah. He grew up in Murray where he graduated from high school. In addition to […]Elder Care, Memory Care, Senior Spotlight, support groups
Memory care takes a team, and it takes a special approach to really benefit those dealing with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. Because of this, Aspen Senior Day Center in Provo, Utah utilizes a unique approach to help those dealing with this difficult disease. What we do differently: The Cognasium Approach: We have fully […]Alzheimer's disease, Art Therapy for Dementia, caregiver burnout, caregiver tips, Day Center for Seniors, Elder Care, Family Caregivers, Tips
Holidays are a time for family gatherings, fun traditions, and the holiday spirit. Unfortunately, holidays can also be stressful for those caring for someone who has been diagnosed with dementia. Involving and caring for your loved one during the festivities can be overwhelming, and it can often lead to caregiver guilt. Fortunately, there are tips […]Alzheimer's disease, caregiver burnout, caregiver tips, Caregiving through the holidays, communication, Dementia, Elder Care, Family Caregivers, reducing fear and anxieties, respite, Tips
Aspen Senior Day Center – Music Positively Affects Seniors Dealing with Dementia According to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, when used appropriately, music can: Alter mood Manage self-induced agitation Stimulate positive interactions Encourage cognitive function Coordinate motor movements Playing a client’s favorite music can aid in recall of personal memories, feelings, and emotions they experienced […]caregiver tips, caregivers, Day Center for Seniors, Dementia, Enhances mental and social and physical health, music therapy, reducing fear and anxieties
Art Therapy for Seniors with Alzheimer’s and other Dementias Art therapy is an incredible resource for improving the quality of life to those dealing with Alzheimer’s Disease and other types of dementias. Caregivers can help seniors re-engage with their surroundings and improve their quality of life as the disease progresses. Aspen Senior Center Art When […]Art Therapy for Dementia, Day Center for Seniors