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Merritt Manor - Activities
Specializing in Alzheimer's & Dementia Care

  "We nourish a resident's emotional wellbeing."

At Merritt Manor, we have a full service activity program.  We know feeling at home is important to our residents.  Therefore, we continually strive to make Merritt Manor a fun place to live!  Our well-trained, caring staff members plan fun daily activities to encourage social interaction and belonging.

We also recognize every resident is unique and special.  For that reason, we provide multiple activities and social gatherings tailored for different individual needs, interests and abilities.  Here are just some of the fun and stimulating activities you will find on our daily activity calendar:

  • Arts and crafts
  • Group exercise
  • Sightseeing outings in the facility’s fun bus
  • Live musical entertainment
  • Games such as bingo, dominoes, cards, puzzles and a variety of stimulating word and memory activities
  • Various religious services
  • Planned social gatherings including special candlelight dinners, barbeques, and holiday celebrations
  • Friendly in-room visits




Gustavo "Gus" Camacho has always loved art.  Even though prior to retirement, Gus had a full-time busy career, he pursued his passion for creating art.  As a resident of Merritt Manor, Gus sketched a beautiful landscape scene of Merritt Manor's backyard.  Each sketch takes almost 3 weeks to complete.  Gus studies the landscape background to plan measurements and dimensions.  Once Gus has configurations in mind, he begins sketching the landscape on paper.  When he is happy with those results, he transfers the sketch to canvas.  When Gus is not sketching or writing poetry, he is busy performing Mariachi, Tex-Mex and American music for everyone around him to enjoy! 







 
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