Tasks bring meaning to residential aged care

| 30 Mar 2017

Residential aged care providers are looking to the Montessori education approach to encourage residents to take on purpose driven roles. Tasks such as sorting and delivering the mail, gardening, and setting the tables for meals are helping residents maintain their independence and find meaning.

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Tags: aged care, ageing, ageing population, Alzheimer's disease, care, dementia, health, mental health, purpose, residential aged care, tasks, wellbeing

Sophia Bolden

Communications Manager

Sophia Bolden is the Communications Manager at Telstra Health - ADCC (formerly iCareHealth). With a background in the disability and aged care sector, she brings an understanding and passion for aged care. Sophia recognises the importance of social media and online communication in relating technology and aged care news in the most effective way possible.

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