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.

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Post with 6350 votes and 1032441 views. Why is Nerf marketed to kids? I've never seen two 84 year olds have more fun.

Easy Sun Catchers with Coloring Pages

Easy Sun Catchers with Coloring Pages

Rejuvenated garden therapy program for seniors

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Christmas Tree Pinecones. Adorable! This would be a nice gift for someone in a nursing home.

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Paint the inside of bottle caps white and then decorate. For nursing home residents - make sure bottle caps are not sharp!

How to Make Bottle Cap Snowmen

Nursing home residents often do not get many visitors or packages. Amanda Sonnier , a Topeka area Thirty-One saleswoman, is wanting to give...

A Topeka Thirty-one saleswoman will send care bins to local nursing home residents.

There is hardly anything more rewarding for activity coordinators than an increase in resident participation. Weeks of hard work are paid off!  It is even more gratifying to see a resident who repeatedly declines to join activities walk into the recreation area for a concert, game or to participate in a trivia or discussion group. Here are a few tips that may help improve participation rates at your facility. Some you may be using already, others you may not have tried for a while.

10 ways to increase activity participation

There is hardly anything more rewarding for activity coordinators than an increase in resident participation. Weeks of hard work are paid off! Here are a few tips that may help improve participation rates at your location.

Getting another month out of an already existing bulletin board at the nursing home. I asked every one of my residents what they were thankful for and made a Tree of Thanks!

Getting another month out of an already existing bulletin board at the nursing home. I asked every one of my residents what they were thankful for and made a Tree of Thanks!

8 super cute crafts to make with toilet paper rolls via Today's Parent

8 crafts to make with toilet paper rolls

Toilet Paper Roll Bird Feeder Activity for Kids. Cover a toilet paper tube in peanut butter and roll in bird seed. Then just slide it on a branch. Or use a pine cone

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