Senior Care

Williamsburg Landing Adult Day Center

“Then my neighbor called…”

Joan and Dan have been married for many decades but recently, Dan’s memory was slipping. Joan’s goal is to care for him as she always had – no one else would love him and care for him the way she did. One Tuesday morning she went to get gas in the car on the way to her regular hair appointment – that’s when the neighbor called: “I just saw Dan walking down Jamestown Road – where is he off to? Should I pick him up?”

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“As we age, there are a wide variety of activities that have proven to be highly beneficial to our physical, emotional, cognitive and spiritual health.” Says, Joey Lotts, Director of Activities of Williamsburg Landing. “These include proactive endeavors such as exercise, social engagement, reading and healthy eating. Interestingly, interacting with nature has also been cited as an activity that offers significant tangible benefits to individuals. In particular, gardening has been shown to have highly therapeutic properties.”

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