Corded Sock Poi is easy to make and light weighted craft. Moreover it takes less than 4 minutes to complete. You can try it with your residents. I am sure they will like it for sure.
With a bit of research, I came across this fun and easy task to make a Chinese paper lantern – in fact, it only takes less than 2 minutes. Making it a suitable activity to facilitate as an activity coordinator in aged care. We can implement this task at Christmas and use Chinese lanterns in […]
Watching movies can reduce loneliness, foster friendships, stimulate togetherness, and provide a much sought mental ‘break’. It is also helps to cooperate with fellow member and become friends.
This is great activity to enjoy with seniors and residents in aged care, I remember doing this activity as a young girl with my grandmother it was always very enjoyable even though it was a time-consuming project.
For many seniors the Melbourne Cup has been part of their life growing up in Australia and hosting a special event in aged care can help bring feelings of joy and celebration into their day.
Saint Patrick’s Day on March 17th can be a fun and eventful day in aged care, below is a collection of activities for you to include in this year’s St Patrick’s Day Festivities.
Valentine’s Day is arriving again and what better way to get our senior residents in care into the spirit of love than with a good old quiz! Below is a list of questions and answers for the quiz. If you wish to print it out there is a PDF version, just click the button below.
Celebrating New Year’s Eve in aged care doesn’t have to be too challenging, of course, we don’t all sit up till midnight waiting for the year to turn into a new one but you can create a fantastic day time party to celebrate the new year.
Make personalized Christmas ornaments using old scrabble letters. Many scrabble games get thrown aside or pieces go missing you could use them to make christmas crafts.