At Oxa Care, we understand the importance of celebrating holidays and special occasions. For many seniors, these events provide a sense of connection, help combat loneliness, and promote mental well-being. That's why we make sure that our residents have plenty of opportunities to celebrate throughout the year. In this post, we'll explore some of the ways we celebrate holidays and special occasions at Oxa Care, and why these events are so important.
Why Celebrating Holidays and Special Occasions is Important
At Oxa Care, we believe that every resident deserves to feel valued and connected, especially during the holidays. Celebrating holidays and special occasions is a key part of this effort. Research has shown that celebrating these events can have a positive impact on seniors' mental health, improve their mood, and provide a sense of purpose. By recognizing the significance of these events, we're helping our residents live happier, more fulfilling lives.
Examples of Holiday Celebrations at Oxa Care
We celebrate many holidays throughout the year, including Christmas, Easter, and Australia Day. During these events, our staff decorates the facility with festive decorations, plays seasonal music, and hosts special meals. We also bring in entertainment, such as carolers, to help residents feel connected to the holiday spirit. These events help to create a festive and joyous atmosphere for our residents, allowing them to enjoy the holidays to the fullest.
Celebrating Residents' Birthdays
At Oxa Care, we celebrate each resident's birthday as a special occasion. We decorate the facility with personalized decorations, including banners and balloons, and serve a special birthday cake. This is a great way to show residents that we care about them and that we're invested in their well-being.
Special Occasions and Milestones
We also celebrate other special occasions and milestones at Oxa Care, such as anniversaries, graduations, and weddings.
We recognize that these events can be meaningful for our residents and their families, and we want to help them celebrate in a way that's both fun and memorable. For example, we might decorate the facility in the colors of a particular college for a resident who's graduating, or host a special ceremony for a resident who's renewing their vows.
How Oxa Care Involves Families in Celebrations
At Oxa Care, we recognize that families play an important role in our residents' lives. That's why we encourage them to participate in our holiday and special occasion celebrations. We might invite family members to bring in decorations or participate in special activities with their loved ones. These events can be a great way for families to bond and create new memories together.
At Oxa Care, we believe that every resident deserves to feel valued, connected, and celebrated.
By recognizing the importance of holidays and special occasions, we're helping our residents live happier, more fulfilling lives. If you're looking for an aged care facility that goes above and beyond to ensure that residents feel connected and supported, we encourage you to consider Oxa Care. To learn more about our services, contact us at: 03 8402 0809 or www.oxacare.com.au
Oxa Care Epping
513 High St, Epping VIC 3076