SILVERcare is a locally owned, licensed home care agency, providing quality home care in Washington, NC. We were established in 1993 in Greenville, North Carolina. We provide in-home assistance and personal care services to the elderly, disabled and injured. We like to think of ourselves as mature America’s best friend.

As we age, our mind often isn’t as sharp as it once was. Fortunately, there are a number of games out there that can help sharpen your brain, all while you have fun! Here are ideas to help you give your brain a mental workout:

  • Crossword puzzles are a great way to give your mind some exercise. Not only are they fun, they can also help to improve your memory and concentration. In addition, regularly completing crossword puzzles can even decrease your risk for dementia and Alzheimer’s.
  • Word search puzzles are another fun pastime that also carry a number of brain benefits. For example, word search puzzles can help enhance your visual and spatial abilities.
  • Board games are another great way to bulk up your brain. Playing board games come with a variety of benefits, including memory improvement. In addition, they’re a great way to get together with friends and family and socialize.
  • Believe or not, video games can carry a number of brain benefits, like reducing your chances of experiencing dementia. Playing videos that contain a physical component, like dancing or exercising, are especially beneficial–both for your mental and physical well-being.

If you’re feeling bored, lonely, or you’d just like to try something new, give a new game a try.

If you’re looking for someone to play board games with, or someone to help you with your crosswords, we are here to help. We provide home care that focuses on both your mental and physical well-being. So, give us a call today at SILVERcare in Washington, NC.

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