For information about Council on Aging’s adult day care service providers, click here. National Adult Day Services Week is September , This week is set aside to raise awareness of the availability, accessibility and success of adult day programs nationwide. National Adult Day Services Week has been celebrated in the third week of September since when President Ronald Reagan declared it as a celebratory week. This week is meant to celebrate the wonderful services and programs needed to make adult day services available.
Mar 12, · Adult day services, also called adult care, are typically open during normal work hours. Unlike senior centers — which are usually sponsored by recreational departments and targeted at healthy older adults — adult day services are a resource for people with physical limitations or limited functioning due to memory loss. 4. Maintain open communication with the adult day services provider to ensure your loved one is receiving care that meets the expectations of the family as well as the needs of the adult participant. Additional Resources: National Adult Day Services Association. National .
Sep 19, · National Adult Day Services Week (September ) At work, you try to concentrate, but there’s only thing on your mind: Is my elderly mother safe by herself at home? Or maybe you need to run errands, but your father-in-law, who lives with you, requires constant supervision. What can you do? National Adult Day Services Week takes place Sept. and is a wonderful opportunity to highlight the important work Adult Day Providers do every day. This year, we have developed a public awareness theme focused on the Four I’s of care: Individualization: Focusing on the person-centered nature of adult day .
Now, Therefore, L Ronald Reagan, President of the United States of America, do hereby proclaim the week beginning on September 25, , as National Adult Day Care Center Week, and I call upon every American community to consider the value of adult day care centers and to give appropriate recognition to centers offering these important services throughout that week. Join us at Friendship Center for two chances to celebrate National Adult Day Services Week with coffee and doughnuts from to a.m. both days — at our Goleta Center, N. Fairview Ave.