Library kits purpose to assist individuals with reminiscence loss rekindle life experiences

HOULTON, Maine – Generally cherished moments get buried inside ageing brains, however a brand new providing at Houlton’s Cary Library may simply spark conversations with family and friends about long-forgotten occasions.

Two girls with household caregiving experiences designed reminiscence kits for nursing house residents and different individuals with early stage reminiscence loss and dementia.

“A number of coronary heart went into the creation of all these reminiscence kits,” stated Alison Gooding, a Supplemental Vitamin Help Program well being educator who labored with Linda Faucher, Cary Library director, for greater than a 12 months to create the kits.