Activities of Daily Living

1-Activities of Daily-Living


6 Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

The self-care activities we all do day-in-day-out: Eating, Bathing/Grooming, Dressing, Toileting, Walking, and Maintaining Continence.

7 Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)

Above and beyond the ADLs, these activities support independent living: Managing Finances, Shopping, Preparing Meals, Transportation/Driving, Using Communication devices/Phone/Computers, Medication Management, Light Housework/Maintenance.