FREE music playlists from the 40s, 50s, 60s - start listening straight away!  Music has been proven to be very beneficial for elderly people in long term care, especially in dementia care.

Free Music Playlists for the Elderly

Music is a spice of life; everybody enjoys music of one genre or another. Music has been proven to be very beneficial for elderly people in long term care, especially in dementia care.

A listing of home essentials for senior citizens to integrate within their home for safety and convenience.#seniors #elderly #preventingfalls

Falling is a major concern for seniors who live at home. The bathroom can be one of the most dangerous areas of the home without the right equipment. This infographic provides good tips

Chair Activity Bingo! Great way to get active in a classroom with limited space. Also great for senior centers!

Grades PreK & up. 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.

The Brown-Bag Teacher: Teacher Hack: Pool-Noodle Card Holders

Teacher Hack: Pool-Noodle Card Holders

The Brown-Bag Teacher: Teacher Hack: Pool-Noodle Card Holders. I use card games with kids to teach social skills ( turn taking, loosing and winning with grace, negotiation. Sometimes kids do not have the muscle coordination to manage a hand of cards.

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!

12 Activities to Add to Your Senior Program - from our friends at notjustbingo

12 Activities to Add to Your Senior Program

When providing activities for your nursing facility’s residents, it is a good idea to include a variety of activity types that will appeal to different intere

Read how senior centers are making changes to attract baby boomers with classes and activities that accommodate their interests.

Not Your Mother’s Senior Center

Read how senior centers are making changes to attract baby boomers with classes and activities that accommodate their interests.

A Guide for Activity Coordinators working in Senior Care.  Ask your clients for feedback regarding your Program and how to improve it. Survey template included.

How to Conduct an Activities Survey

How to Conduct an Activities Survey: A Guide for Activity Coordinators working in Senior Care. Ask your clients for feedback regarding your Program and how to improve it.

Depression in the Elderly #Infographic #Depression (Happy to pin for other site but you should also check out my page: www.greenwoodcounselingcenter.com )

Sad when you as a caregiver can't give an explanation why their loved ones aren't around. That is when depression kicks in and the patient feels wothless.

Senior Exercise Ideas for Activity Directors #Senior care

Senior Exercise Ideas for Activity Directors

As an activities director for a senior residence, senior center, or senior program at a community center, it is important to plan some activities.

Plenty of organizations provide seniors with free or low-cost help with meals, transportation, housing, finances, and more. #seniorhealth #gettingolder #resourcesforseniors | everydayhealth.com

10 Resources Every Senior Should Know About

Plenty of organizations provide seniors with free or low-cost help with meals, transportation, housing, finances, and more.

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