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If they are comfortable using a computer, tablet, or smartphone, you can send them links to games you think they might like: online solitaire, crossword puzzles, word search puzzles, historical trivia. There are many options. Just make sure the interface is easy to use, and let them know you’re available to help with any technical questions they may have. Many of these games will not only entertain them, but also exercise their mind. If they live at home with you, an afternoon of board games as a family would be a wonderful option.

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