Activities for toddlers but could also work for elderly. Cork painting, pine cones w/peanut butter, leaf rubbings

Activities for toddlers but could also work for elderly. Cork painting, pine cones w/peanut butter, leaf rubbings

A great word game for young and old alike! Available as an instant digital download from my Etsy store. Games for the elderly, Elderly activities, children's games, game for children

A great word game for young and old alike! Available as an instant digital download from my Etsy store. Games for the elderly, Elderly activities, children's games, game for children

How to make your own bird feeders, a simple, fun activity for children which will encourage wild birds to visit your garden.

Homemade bird feeders

How to make your own bird feeders, a simple, fun activity for children which will encourage wild birds to visit your garden.

7 Stages of Alzheimers Disease InfographicPinned by OTToolkit.com. Treatment plans and patient handouts for the OT working with physical disabilities and geriatrics..

7 Stages of Alzheimers Disease Infographic

7 Stages of Alzheimers Disease InfographicPinned by OTToolkit.com. Treatment plans and patient handouts for the OT working with physical disabilities and geriatrics..

Reminiscing with the elderly is a wonderful way to validate the lives of individuals and provide seniors with a sense of purpose, especially those suffering from dementia.  Reminiscing activities  also encourage social interaction and promote interpersonal skills.

Reminiscing Activities for Seniors

Reminiscing with the elderly is a wonderful way to validate the lives of individuals and provide seniors with a sense of purpose, especially those suffering from dementia. Reminiscing activities also encourage social interaction and promote interpersonal skills.

Elderly people who are confined to bed for long periods of time because of diagnosis or frailty often experience severe mood swings. They get tired of sitting or lying down, become bored with life and miss social contact with others.

15 uplifting activities for people confined to bed

Elderly people who are confined to bed for long periods of time because of diagnosis or frailty often experience severe mood swings. They get tired of sitting or lying down, become bored with life and miss social contact with others.

An energy-boosting routine for wheelchair users that helps to increase upper body strength and cardiovascular fitness, as well as ease joint stiffness, ...

An energy-boosting routine for wheelchair users that helps to increase upper body strength and cardiovascular fitness, as well as ease joint stiffness, ...

Sensory stimulation with familiar scents. A fun activity for seniors and the elderly living with dementia.

Scent Guessing

Sensory stimulation with familiar scents. A fun activity for seniors and the elderly living with dementia.

Bean Bag Twister I'm not sure where this photo came from but here's instructions:  http://www.brighthubeducation.com/preschool-crafts-activities/37925-bean-bag-games-to-teach-colors-to-preschoolers/

Bean Bag Twister I'm not sure where this photo came from but here's instructions: http://www.brighthubeducation.com/preschool-crafts-activities/37925-bean-bag-games-to-teach-colors-to-preschoolers/

Here are some aromatherapy blend ideas to soothe different conditions. A wonderful activity for the elderly in nursing homes.

Aromatherapy Recipes

Here are some aromatherapy blend ideas to soothe different conditions. A wonderful activity for the elderly in nursing homes.

7 Indoor Snowball Activities -- What great ideas for no snow snowballs!

7 Indoor Snowball Activities (that don't require snow)

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

Sensory Pouches for Dementia Care

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

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