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Reminiscence game for the elderly and those with dementia. Chose a colorful bag, something that catches the eye, silk, or any other fabric that feels good to the touch. You don`t want to be able to see through the bag. Find random objects, such as kitchen utensils, keys, padlock. Ideal reminiscing game for seniors.

Reminiscence game for the elderly and those with dementia. Chose a colorful bag, something that catches the eye, silk, or any other fabric that feels good to the touch. You don`t want to be able to see through the bag. Find random objects, such as kitchen

Pool "noodles" and balloons. Staying active and having fun all at the same time!    Aspen Senior Center

Pool "noodles" and balloons. Staying active and having fun all at the same time!

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.

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.

OT treatment idea for low level dementia patients. Perfect for purposeful activity (familiar & fun!) and sensory stimulation. Just print and play. | SeniorsFlourish.com

Here is a fun, familiar and purposeful activity that OTs can use to engage, stimulate and provide social engagement for patients with low level dementia.

These touchy-feely sensory pouches (also known as squish bags and sensory pads) are a wonderful way to explore the senses. They are also so easy to make! Making sensory pouches is a quick and inexpensive way to make an engaging and relaxing sensory activity for people living with dem

DIT touchy-feely sensory pouches (also known as squish bags and sensory pads) are a wonderful way to explore the senses. Making sensory pouches is a quick and inexpensive way to make an engaging and relaxing sensory activi

Alzheimer's Sensory Fidget Blanket - Idea For Those With Dementia, Autism & Restless Fingers

My husband’s grandmother (Grammy) is starting to go through the stages where she forgets and needs to always do something with her hands. Also with the help of my husbands cousin and Grammy s…