Hacks to Help Adults with IDD Achieve Greater Independence

By | January 22nd, 2019|

BY: ROSIE REICHENSTEIN

Being “independent in your daily living skills” looks different for each of our residents at Daymark Living. We adapt to this wide range of skillsets using what we call a “hack” to help fill in where their skills or mobility may be limited. After a few years of working with families and researching these hacks for their loved ones we have put together quite the list and want to share some of our favorite products with you!

 Hygiene Routine

iDo Hygiene

Creating a routine that works is one thing. Actually completing the routine is work for anyone. For some of our residents who prefer visual prompts and need assistance with their hygiene routine, we love apps like iDo Hygiene. iDo Hygiene uses video modeling and fun games to help guide users through their daily hygiene routine. Step by step video guides with narrated text cover shampooing, washing your face, washing […]