When it comes to Mississauga home care professional caregivers often recommend seniors to go out, attend local events, and meet new people. These types of activities are helpful in boosting cognitive health and keeping depression and isolation at bay. This Valentine’s Day, make it a point to lift your aging loved one’s spirit by encouraging him or her to enjoy a romantic evening out at one of the following 5 local events.
1. C’est La Vie en Rose
The Eddie Suliman Events is hosting a love-themed fundraiser at the Mississauga Grand Banquet Hall at 35 Brunel Road on February 10th from 6:00pm to 11:00pm. It’ll feature a Parisian theme to create the ideal romantic atmosphere for senior couples as they celebrate Valentine’s Day together. The event will consist of entertainment, shopping, dining, and close dancing. Through this uplifting celebration, your loved one can also give back to the community and help fight child hunger.
2. Random Acts of Poetry
The Mississauga Central Library at 301 Burnhamthorpe Road West will arrange a free poetry reading event on February 11th from noon to 2pm. What better way for seniors to embrace Valentine’s Day than to celebrate the beauty of poetry with others? This impromptu poetry workshop also gives budding senior poets the opportunity to read and write a love poem to their special someone.
3. Romantic Dinner
On February 14th, the Glenerin Inn at 1695 Collegeway will offer an incredible five-course Valentine’s Day menu, which includes a baby spinach and poached pear salad and a stuffed chicken entree. Your aging loved one can spend a romantic evening with his or her special someone and bond over delicious food and engaging conversation. Reservations are required.
4. Celebrate Romance
The Four Points Mississauga Meadowvale at 2501 Argentia Road is arranging a special three-course Valentine’s dinner at the Taza Grill and Bar, on February 14th from 6:30pm to 10:30pm. Senior couples can relax, treat themselves to a much-deserved night out, celebrate their love for each other, and enjoy incredible food, sparkling wine and, live musical entertainment.
5. Casino Trip
The Square One Older Adult Centre at 100 City Centre Drive is arranging a Valentine’s Day trip on February 14th. The bus will depart from the center at 9am and return at approximately 6:00pm. During the field trip to Fallsview Casino, your loved one can socialize, play games at the casino, and make new friends.
When planning a Valentine’s Day out, family caregivers may have to go the extra mile in making their loved ones outing enjoyable. This is where Home Care Assistance’s patent Balanced Care Method can prove useful. It includes nutrition, mental and social stimulation, motivation, and regular exercise to enhance overall health. For more information on our high-quality live-in, hourly, Alzheimer’s, and dementia care in Mississauga, call us today at (905) 592-0085.