Thousands of normally active seniors find themselves virtually trapped indoors during the long, cold months of winter. If your loved one is struggling with a bit of cabin fever, it might be time to come up with some unique and safe winter recreation ideas. Not only will this help your senior through increased social interaction, it’s also a great way to provide a boost in mental and physical wellbeing.
Here’s a list of some fun winter recreation ideas that are suitable for older adults. Just remember, as a caregiver, you’ll need to ensure he or she wears appropriate clothing with plenty of layers and limit exposure time when the temperatures fall below 40 degrees.