Explore Elderly Activities, Dementia Activities, and more!

Music has been proven to be very beneficial for the elderly in long term care, particularly those living with dementia or Alzheimer's Disease. Here are some wonderful free playlists of famous songs from the 40s, 50s

Free Music Playlists for the Elderly

Music therapy Music has been proven to be very beneficial for the elderly in long term care, particularly those living with dementia or Alzheimer's Disease. Here are some wonderful free playlists of famous songs from the

Everyone responds instinctively to music. A person’s ability to engage in music often remains intact far into the advanced stages of dementia. Music triggers certain networks of the brain that benefit people suffering from difficulties with language, cognition, or motor control.

How to Plan Music Activities for Dementia Care

Vintage photos from yesteryear provide wonderful reminiscing opportunities for the elderly living with dementia.  Remembering the past helps the elderly affirm their lives and uncover deep-seated memories.

Reminiscing with Vintage Photos

Vintage photos from yesteryear provide wonderful reminiscing opportunities for the elderly living with dementia. Remembering the past helps the elderly affirm their lives and uncover deep-seated memories.

Dementia Activities: Keeping Occupied and Stimulated Can Improve Their Quality of Life (Dementia Caregivers Guide, Dementia Care) by Natalie Johnson, http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B00PPE32OC/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_Nvaewb121SQMN

A bunch of things to know about dementia. Dementia Activities: Keeping Occupied and Stimulated Can Improve Their Quality of Life (Dementia Caregivers Guide, Dementia Care) by Natalie Johnson.

20 activities for the elderly with dementia. The following ideas may be used on a one-to-one basis and others may be suitable for small groups depending on their abilities. These dementia activities are designed to promote and maintain existing skills.

20 Practical Activities for people living with Alzheimer’s Disease

20 activities for the elderly with dementia. The following ideas may be used on a one-to-one basis and others may be suitable for small groups depending on their abilities. These dementia activities are designed to promote and maintain existing skills.

Have you ever wondered why music therapy for dementia is so powerful? One reason is that music triggers pleasure points in the brain allowing us to recall good feelings. The Power of Music: Why it Works for Dementia By now, you’ve probably seen or heard the video. An elderly man, in the throes of late stage dementia, is slumped over a wheelchair, unresponsive. When the nursing home staff gives him headphones and play familiar music from decades before on an iPod, he literally comes alive…

Why Music Therapy Works for Dementia

Have you ever wondered why music therapy for dementia is so powerful? One reason is that music triggers pleasure points in the brain allowing us to recall good feelings. The Power of Music: Why it Works for Dementia By now, you’ve probably seen or heard

FREE music playlists from the 40s, 50s, 60s - start listening straight away!  Music has been proven to be very beneficial for elderly people in long term care, especially in dementia care.

Free Music Playlists for the Elderly

Music is a spice of life; everybody enjoys music of one genre or another. Music has been proven to be very beneficial for elderly people in long term care, especially in dementia care.

Communication is vital to our well-being. People living with dementia slowly lose their language skills and their ensuing quality of life.  Here are some tips to help communicating with people living with dementia.

10 Communication Strategies for Dementia Care

Communication is vital to our well-being. People living with dementia slowly lose their language skills and their ensuing quality of life. Here are some tips to help communicating with people living with dementia.

Dancing Hands Taps- could be a warm up for senior UE activities

Dancing Hands Hand Taps is something new! Its tap dancing rhythm for your hands! Dancing Hands is fun for all ages and fits in a variety of settings.

Everyone responds instinctively to music. A person’s ability to engage in music often remains intact far into the advanced stages of dementia. Music triggers certain networks of the brain that benefit people suffering from difficulties with language, cognition, or motor control.

How to Plan Music Activities for Dementia Care

Everyone responds instinctively to music. A person’s ability to engage in music often remains intact far into the advanced stages of dementia. Music triggers certain networks of the brain that benefit people suffering from difficulties with language, cogn

Reminiscing trivia for seniors in nursing homes. There are two ways to play this game. Great for people living with dementia or Alzheimer's.

Things that go Together Quiz

Join Golden Carers for of activities and resources for caregivers working with the elderly. Includes a month by month activity calendar. New content released weekly!

Join Golden Carers for 1000s of activities and resources for caregivers working with the elderly. Includes a month by month activity calendar. New content released weekly!

Free Resources for Caregivers of the Elderly!

Reminiscing, engaging in conversation, cognitive exercise Interactive Games

Pinterest
Search