Brent Burns visits Daybreak Senior Care

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Posted 3/14/19

FOLEY - The seniors at DayBreak Senior Care were thrilled to be visited by recording artist Brent Burns recently. The popular song writer and singer performed for over an hour and often the seniors …

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Brent Burns visits Daybreak Senior Care

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FOLEY - The seniors at DayBreak Senior Care were thrilled to be visited by recording artist Brent Burns recently. The popular song writer and singer performed for over an hour and often the seniors sang along. Everyone had a great time! Readers can follow Brent at his website www.brentburns.com or on his Facebook page. Shown here after the performance, standing from the left are Andi Carstens, Laura Hagen, Sharon Rogers and Brent Burns. Seated, from the left, are M. J. Vandermoot, Peggy Hauk, Velma Tuttle, Jim Rogers, Barney Bonner and Jean Coker.

DayBreak Senior Daycare provides a secure, loving environment where individuals suffering from Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia are encouraged to participate in playing games, craft projects, singing, exercising and social interaction. The senior daycare provides participants’ fulltime caregiver with short term relief from the unrelenting demands of care giving by providing time out to grocery shop, attend support groups, or visit friends and family.

All DayBreak Senior Daycare participants must be pre-registered. The program is not designed to provide medical or counseling services but to provide support for the caregivers and their loved ones. It is offered every Monday and Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and is located in Building B on the South Campus of Gulf Shores United Methodist Church. Cost is $20 per visit and includes a hot lunch. For more information about DayBreak please contact Marianne Hawkins at 251-752-1849 (jhhmsh@gulftel.com) or Amelia Fletcher at 251-968-2411 (amelia@gulfshoresumc.org).