A Kit & Play kinda day

Had a fun time making our Kit & Play cat toys with our group at the Prestige Senior Living at Mira Loma.  The kitties are going to love them!

Edible Water “Jelly Drops” to Help Dementia Patients Stay Hydrated

“I can very much relate to Lewi’s situation with his grandmother not drinking enough water.  My Mother had dementia and as she progressed having her drink water was a constant reminder. It’s so important we all stay hydrated, especially older adults.  Thank you Lewis for inventing Jelly Drops”.

London-based student Lewis Hornby is a grandson […]

Robotic pets helping seniors with dementia

Studies have shown that just petting an animal can decrease stress.  For seniors in assisted living, having a pet is not always an option due to their inability to care for them or the community not allowing them. But with today’s technology, there are now robotic pets which can provide comfort and companionship.

Good […]

Boo-Boo Bags for Connors and Millie’s Dog Rescue

Had another wonderful time with our senior volunteers making Boo-Boo Bags.  They are being donated to Connors and Millie’s Dog Rescue.  They give them to their amazing new pet parents at their rescue events. 

NBC – News 3 Degree Guarantee

What an honor to be selected by News 3 as their 3 Degree Guarantee charity for May.

If Kevin Jamison predicts the high temperature within 3 degrees, $100 will be donated to Seniors To The Rescue by Goettl Air Conditioning!

He’s right on target with the first night’s $ 100 donation. Thank you News 3 […]

HenPower – Nursing Home Chickens

I love how people everywhere are working to find new ways in keeping our seniors involved in their communities and enriching their lives.

“HenPower is a creative ageing and animal therapy program that incorporates creative activities and art with keeping chooks. HenPower is a unique program that is at the heart of many of our […]

Support PAL Humane and buy a Boo-Boo Bag

PAL Humane, a Nevada non-profit, assists financially struggling members in our community care for their pets by providing pet food, spay/neuter services and other pet related support.  To help them in their mission, we donated our Boo-Boo Bags for their fund raising efforts. 

Along with all of the items included, they are packaged in […]

Packed and Ready To Go

Our seniors were busy making Boo-Boo Bags for PAL Huname, who provided us with these great Survival Travel Bags.  This year we’ve added new items to our Boo-Boo Bags.  Here’s everything included:

Triangular Bandage Emergency Blanket Alcohol Cleansing Pads Eye Wash Burn Gel Iodine Swabsticks Cleansing Towelette Instant Cold Compress Gauze Stretch Bandage Roll […]

Research on Dementia and Sleep Disorders

An interesting article on dementia and sleep disorders from Tuck Sleep.

Dementia and Sleep Disorders

 

Welcome one of our new volunteers

It’s always wonderful to meet new people and spend together.  Along with doing our pet projects, one of the best parts about the time we spend with the seniors, is getting to share stories from our lives.  It brings our seniors and volunteers closer together by building new friendships.  This month we had the pleasure […]