You want the best care and most loving environment for your family member, but maybe you’ve realized that you can’t do it all yourself. It is easy to wear yourself out by caring for the physical and supervisory needs of someone else, and there is often no time to think about their social needs.
At all ages and physical needs, social interaction is an important part of wellness. PACE pairs medical care with social activities and meals in a coordinated way that is designed to promote health and well-being while preserving the participant's community residence, family relationship, and lifestyle.
Social interaction in an adult day center is an important aspect of health and wellness for frail seniors. Ascension Living Alexian PACE encourages older adults to be involved with art, games, music and enjoying meals with friends.