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The mission of LIFE Senior Services is to promote independence, quality of life, and dignity for older adults and caregivers of northeasteren Oklahoma.
LIFE's Adult Day Centers provide care for seniors and other adults in a safe, friendly and supportive setting, enabling family caregivers to find a healthy balance between work, home and the responsibilities of being a caregiver.
While the caregiver is working, running errands or taking a deep breath, days at LIFE's Adult Day Services are filled with friends, laughter and enriching activities that foster self-esteem and a positive outlook. Health and personal care needs are met with compassion and dignity. Whether playing games, reminiscing, exercising, cooking, gardening, or even putting their feet up, participants' minds and bodies are active and engaged. At the end of the day, they go home to their families, fulfilled and tired.
Our priorities at LIFE's Adult Day Services:
Delay or prevent residential placement outside the home
Socialization, activities and exercise for the participant