Visiting your aging loved one for the weekend? We, at United Home Health Agency—a provider of home health care in Burbank California—listed some fun activities you can do to make your visit worthwhile and entertaining both for you and them. Here they are.
- Take them out for a walk.
A slow walk around the block is a good-old opportunity for you and your loved one to reconnect. Accompany the walk with a conversation. Ask them how they’re doing and what they’ve been busy with the past days. A walk is a great time to reconnect and simply bond.
- Bring them to the places they want to visit.
Most likely, your loved one spent the whole week being cooped up at home. Ask them what places they want to visit and take them there. Whether to museums, nature parks, zoos, and beaches, a change of scenery will always be much appreciated.
- Watch a movie together.
Now, here’s a relaxing yet stimulating activity you can do with your loved one! Put on an oldie but goodie movie of your loved one’s choice or surprise them with a new watch you believe they’ll enjoy. Kick back and enjoy the movie together with some fries and popcorn.
Of course, life can get in your way and keep you from visiting your loved ones. With your loved one’s well-being in mind, you’d want to have someone reliable to do all these activities with them when you’re unable to do so. So, you might want to consider hiring a home health aide in California.