Happy Valentine’s Day! Although Valentine’s Day is today, that doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate those you love and care for all year round. Valentine’s Day is the perfect opportunity to brighten your clients’ day by showing them how much they mean to you.
This past year was a difficult one for my family. My grandma passed away in March, and I know with her passing, my grandpa felt like his life had lost meaning. It was difficult to watch him lose his companion of 60 years. Valentine’s Day was one of their favorite holidays, not just to celebrate their love but the love they have for their family. I imagine this Valentine’s Day brings an added weight of sorrow to his life. Unfortunately, my grandpa’s story is not a unique one. Many seniors are widowed or alone and holidays can heighten that loneliness. Finding ways do something kind for your clients, widowed or not, can brighten their Valentine’s Day and add a little extra care to their normal routine. Here are a few ways to make this holiday special: