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Gardening

Gardening is good for the soul!

Not only is gardening a therapeutic activity for everyone, but it's an especially important aspect of dementia care. 


Gardening...

   engages all of the senses

   boosts energy levels and promotes good health

   improves concentration

   decreases depression

   gives a sense of accomplishment

   builds confidence and a feeling of success

   maintains skills

   prompts memories

   increases self-esteem

   helps to create a sense of community