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Caregiver created list of dozens of dementia activity ideas.
Theresa Loth saved to Senior activities
When I started my first Activity Director job, I was only a few years out of college. While I had worked with seniors in a skilled nursing community before, nothing quite prepared me for taking on an Activity Director role. Here are a few things I wish someone had told me in those first few weeks, months, and years.
I have set this up for the unit that I work in and our CEO loves it so much she wants me to set one up for each of the units over different sites. Customize them to suit you. Look forward to seeing what you all do.
This is a really fun exercise activity for seniors to play in aged care, it’s a game that gives the players a great amount of physical stimulation and the excitement can build into a very competitive atmosphere. Follow the how to play steps.
6 Whiteboard Games for the Elderly: Whiteboards are an indispensable tool for Activity Coordinators and can be used for group activities, communication and learning!
Sanga Turnbull saved to Elderly Care
Laughing doesn't just lighten your load mentally, it actually induces physical changes in your body. Laughter has been clinically proven to strengthen your immune system, activate and relieve your stress response and stimulate many organs. In this article we cover: Sometimes Laughter is the Best Medicine 10 Benefits of Laughter Tips for Adding Humour to your Facility 10 Activities to Make People Laugh The Importance Of Laughter In Long Term Care Facilities ›
Theresa Morrell saved to Group Stuff
As an Activity Coordinator, things can get really busy and there just doesn’t seem to be enough hours in the day. It’s hard to sneak away time at your desk for notes or planning because every activity is so hands on. Well, I have come up with a list of 10 activities most seniors should be able to do independently so you can take some time to work at your desk, plan activities or just catch up on emails. 1. Gardening Club I just set out supplies on a table, zip lock of dirt, flower pot…
Brittany Charnley saved to Activities for Seniors
When exercise is a suggested activity for people to attend in aged care I find residents usually comment “I’m too old for that” or” I can’t do that” but if you come up with a catchy name for the group you could be on to a winner activity. One of the most popular activities I […]
These fun, festive, & easy Easter crafts for seniors and other Easter activities are perfect for celebrating in care facilities, or at home!
Sulema Trickett saved to LLL
Sudoku Senior Citizen Printable Brain Games For Seniors Free - Number Game for Seniors Sudoku Large Print Puzzle Books ... / What Are the Best Brain Games for Seniors? - Paperblog
. Here are 51 brain games for seniors. Sudoku is a game of logic where you have to spot patterns, think strategically and solve. There is the printable brain games for seniors free to aid in dealing with individuals designs.
Glee Spring saved to Games