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DIY Jeopardy Game Board

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.

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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.

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.

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

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

Make a thanksgiving wreath

I'm so doing this with my little one! Making a fall leaf wreath with kids, craft, children, elementary school, paper plate.

A month-by-month calendar of events, full of activities, games &…

Activities Calendar for Activity Coordinators working in Senior Care

A month-by-month calendar of events, full of activities, games & celebration ideas for seniors. A wonderful time saving resource for Activity Coordinators!

Gentle exercise for the arms as well as an opportunity to socialize! Great for game for the elderly. Also suitable for people living with dementia.

Balloon Games

Dementia symptoms include a decline in memory and other thinking skills. Does your loved one suffer from dementia? The Need for the Best Health Insurance Dementia

Men’s activities are challenging! The best way to find meaningful activities for men is to uncover past lifestyle choices and history - you can gather this information from residents and their families. Here are 8 tips for engaging men in meaningful activities.

Activities for Men

Diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease is not some quick diagnosis, rather it is a long drawn out process that should be conducted by a specialized neurologist that has been trained in movement disorders.

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