By 2050, the population of people in the United States over the age of 65 is estimated to reach 83.7 million. At the same time, individuals over the age of 85 are expected to make up 4.3 percent of the population. As the elderly population continues to grow, the concern for long-term care is essential because approximately 1.5 million people will be in need of it.
Sensory stimulation activities can incorporate all of the five sense, designed to put the mind and muscles to work. Discover the benefits of sensory stimulation for adults with developmental disabilities.