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Mahjong Tile Match

Mahjong Tile Match
Activity of the Week (February 23-27): Mahjong Tile Match About : Majohng Tile Match is an intellectual game that is played during the Chinese New Year celebrations. It is a game that has clients match Mahjong symbols from wooden blocks to symbols on their card. How to Play : 1. Players are given cards with several different Mahjong tile symbols. 2. The facilitator places wooden blocks with these symbols into a bowl. 3. Players take...
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Black History Month

Black History Month
Every February, Canadians are invited to participate in Black History Month festivities and events that honour the legacy of black Canadians, past and present. The theme for this year’s Black History Month is “Proud of our History”. Many Black Canadians make up our rich history, below are brief biographies on four in a long list of black Canadians who have helped shape our country. William Hall was born in Horton’s Hall, Nova Scotia. He enlisted...
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Five Domains For Programming Success

Five Domains For Programming Success
At Seniors Life Enhancement Centres Adult Day Program, we believe in a balanced style of programming for our clients.  Our programs are categorized into five therapeutic domains: Social, Physical, Intellectual, Emotional and Spiritual. Each domain has a set of goals and objectives for the clients. By encouraging clients to participate in a variety of activities in each domain, we are able to help clients reach the maximum level of function. The Five Domains Explained: Social...
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Dementia and Communication

Dementia and Communication
Dementia is an overall term for a set of symptoms that are caused by disorders affecting the brain. Symptoms may include memory loss and difficulties with thinking, problem-solving or language, severe enough to reduce a person's ability to perform everyday activities. A person with dementia may also experience changes in mood or behaviour.  Persons with dementia lose the ability to communicate verbally as the disease progresses. However, individuals continue to communicate by relying on other...
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