Pillows with family photos provide comfort to seniors during pandemic
A senior care company in Arizona started the Pillow Project to help seniors feel less isolated during the pandemic.
RETIRE EARLY. >>> WE ARE ALL HUMAN AND THAT MEANS WE NEED TO FEEL CONNECTED. THAT'S NOT NECESSARILY POSSIBLE DURING THE PANDEMIC. A SENIOR CARE COMPANY IN ARIZONA USUALLY HELPS BY RUNNING ERRANDS OR HELPING WITH CHORES. THEY STARTED THE PILLOW PROJECT TO HELP SENIORS FEEL LESS ISOLATED. THE PILLOWS HAVE THE FAMILY PHOTOS AND SO FAR HAVE BEEN WELL RECEIVED. >> WHEN THEY MISS HIM THEY CAN HOLD A TIGHT END FEEL THAT CONNECTION IN A TIME WHEN THERE'S A LOT OF ISOLATION. >> IS IT MEANS A LOT TO ME THAT THEY WENT THROUGH THE TROUBLE OF PUTTING THIS TOGETHER IN A PILLOW THAT I CAN ENJOY. >> IS IN THAT WONDERFUL? EXPERTS SAY THIS IS A GOOD WAY TO HELP THE SENIORS FEEL CONNECTED.