Home Care Tips: 5 Fun Halloween Activities for Seniors and Caregivers

Who said Halloween was just for the kids? No matter what your age, there are many ways to celebrate this favorite spooky pastime. Home caregivers should keep in mind that Halloween can also be a scary time for seniors, especially seniors who have dementia. Depending on the stage of dementia, unexpected visitors, scary costumes, and loud and eerie sounds may trigger anxiety and even fill seniors who have dementia with terror. With preparation and guidelines, home caregivers can ensure that Halloween is a celebration their clients can enjoy. Little things like monitoring any open flames, keeping seniors company on Halloween night, advising on candy intake, and asking clients if they have any

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