Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

Interacting with the Elderly

No description

julee laporte

on 8 September 2016

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Interacting with the Elderly

7th Grade Service Learning
Services for the Elderly
1. Home Health or Hospice
2. Independent Living
3. Assisted Living
4. Nursing Home

What kind of services are offered at Poydras Home?
What does aging mean to you?
- Daily care
- Activities
- Taking trips
What goes on in a nursing home?
1. Physical limitations
2. Communication barriers
3. Emotional reactions
What you might encounter

1. Physical limitations

2. Focus on things that are hard to forget

3. Memory and matching - but it might not work for everyone

4. You = helper extraordinaire!

by Mr. Del DeJean
Community Education Representative
Lakeside Hospice
Metairie, Louisiana
Interacting with the Elderly
Memory Care at Poydras
Caring for patients with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia.

What is Alzheimer's? What is dementia?
Full transcript