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Volunteers assist in first event with memory care residents

December 20, 2021

Volunteers assist in first event with memory care residents

The residents from Sonata Coconut Creek’s Memory Care Apartments made masterpiece paintings with the help of Heart2Heart volunteers Dec. 18.

The special event was the first one of its kind catered specifically to residents at Sonata who are experiencing memory loss. Volunteers were paired more closely with the seniors to assist them in painting the canvases.

The residents displayed the resulting works of creativity and beauty with smiles of satisfaction and pride.

Top: The Heart2Heart volunteers and residents at Sonata Coconut Creek proudly pose with their completed paintings.

Below: A senior living at Sonata Coconut Creek carefully copied a painting of a snowman.

A senior woman paints a snowman on canvas

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Volunteers and seniors pose with painitings

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