Picture of Chair Activity Bingo

The Chair Activity Bingo Game features seated stretches and simple movements that must be completed in order to mark your game card. Perfect for use with older adults, classrooms with limited space, or anyone with limited mobility.

A Guide for Activity Coordinators working in Senior Care.  Ask your clients for feedback regarding your Program and how to improve it. Survey template included.

How to Conduct an Activities Survey

How to Conduct an Activities Survey: A Guide for Activity Coordinators working in Senior Care. Ask your clients for feedback regarding your Program and how to improve it.

Sensory stimulation is the activation of one or more of the senses such as taste, smell, sight, hearing, and touch. Sensory stimulation is a key component for improving the quality of life of people living with dementia.

Sensory Stimulation for Dementia Care

Dementia Sensory stimulation is the activation of one or more of the senses such as taste, smell, vison, hearing, and touch. Sensory stimulation enables us to engage with the environment and communicate in multiple and complex ways.

Tried this from a Pin I saw and it went well! Taped off pieces of boards and my residents painted

The painting box could activate touch and sight senses. Participating in this creative activity would help the client to express themselves hence promoting self worth, and if done in a group would be an interesting social activity

I want to be an activities coordinator at a nursing home when I graduate. I love working with the elderly, so I hope that I will graduate with a TR major with a Gerontology minor or emphasis. And how fun does this look?!

(the elderly) I want to be an activities coordinator at a nursing home when I graduate. I love working with the elderly, so I hope that I will graduate with a TR major with a Gerontology minor or emphasis.

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.

The Importance of Laughter in Long Term Care Facilities

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.

Learn to make these adorable ladybug painted rocks. use special outdoor paint for this adorable garden craft so you can keep garden ladybugs all summer!

Garden fun activities for elderly parents who are staying inside more - Learn to make these adorable ladybug painted rocks. use special outdoor paint for this adorable garden craft so you can keep garden ladybugs all summer!

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Painting Fireworks

Laundry Basket Skee Ball with ball pit balls - what an awesome indoor active game for kids!

Laundry Basket Skee Ball (With Ball Pit Balls!)

Laundry Basket Skee Ball (With Ball Pit Balls Laundry Basket Skee Ball with ball pit balls - what an awesome indoor active game for kids!

Get to know you games. But without candy - beads maybe. Then they can make pattern bracelets

Great back to school ice breaker: get to know you game idea. When it is your turn reach into your bag of MMs. Answer the question corresponding to the color for everyone to hear. Eat your MM!

Encouraging the elderly to participate in scheduled activities can be challenging. Lack of engagement is a common problem. It is important that you identify any barriers - whether perceived or real - that might be preventing residents from getting involved.

How to motivate residents in long term care

Encouraging the elderly to participate in scheduled activities can be challenging. Lack of engagement is a common problem. It is important that you identify any barriers - whether perceived or real - that might be preventing residents from getting involved.

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