Dementia - Here’s how to help someone feel in control of their life and valued as a person with a history.

A bunch of things to know about dementia 12 Ways to Create an Empowering Dementia Environment

DIY smelling bottles made from spice containers with a cotton ball and a few drops of cooking extracts or essential oils.

Smelling Sensory Bottles Free Printable Labels

5 senses theme - DIY smelling bottles made from spice containers with a cotton ball and a few drops of cooking extracts or essential oils.

Memory Box - now considered a essential part of dementia care for new residents. (activitiestoshare, 2014)

Someone handy could help you put together a Memory Box for dementia care filled with mementos from times gone by. Great for reminiscing with people living with dementia or Alzheimer's Disease.

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, .

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.

What's In the Bag

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

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.

Sensory Stimulation for Dementia Care

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.

Calming Lavender Playdough with real lavender.                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Calming Lavender Playdough - Crafts on Sea Calming Lavender Playdough with real lavender. If you have a passion for arts and crafts you'll will appreciate this site!

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.

How to cope and live with a loved one who has dementia | Commandments to live by as a caregiver while caring for someone who has dementia and Alzheimer's

Our new reality living with my grandfather who has dementia

Button Sorting Cups - What a brilliant idea.Adding this to our collection of activities to promote fine-motor skills and color recognition!

23 Outdoor Party Games

Button Sorting Cups - What a brilliant idea for your toddler/preschooler! Adding this to our collection of activities to promote fine-motor skills and color recognition! ≈≈ Great idea for a busy bag party

HOW TO MAKE: Alzheimer’s/Dementia Fidget Lap Blanket... you can use anything really even use up your stash!

Heres how i Made my Lovely Nana a Alzheimer’s Dementia Fidget Lap Blanket. I decided to make my lovely nana a Alzheimer’s Dementia Fidget

10 activities for men living with Dementia – Dementia eCare

10 activities for men living with Dementia – Dementia eCare

Simple step by step instructions for how to make a bird feeder using a biscuit cutter.  Simple kids activity suitable for preschoolers, early years. Would make a great Christmas gift!

Bird Feeders

Messy Little Monster: Simple step by step instructions for how to make a bird feeder using a biscuit cutter. Simple kids activity suitable for preschoolers, early years, eyfs.

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