Maybe for Tuesday or Wednesday for our widows? Make and mail postcards to seniors - a wonderful kindness project for kids! Use the free printable cards to color and decorate your own postcards to send to seniors.
Reminiscence Therapy- Senior Communities Recreate Real-World Life to Aid Dementia Patients
ArtMobile: Art that Heals on Wheels Is a visiting community-engaged arts and aging program designed to reach under served older adult populations in Arizona and Florida. The program provides weekly, participatory art classes to individuals who would not have the opportunity to engage in a creative experience. A vehicular mobile “art cart” (van), is used to transport an artist, art supplies and arts curriculum customized to the needs, interests and abilities of the targeted senior…
This post outlines the benefits of art therapy for senior community residents, describes some successful assisted living art programs and how they are run, and showcases some beautiful art made by memory care residents.
Community of Tiny Houses in Washington Design with Nature and Neighbors in Mind - The Cottage Company out of Washington has been recognized as a leader in designing and building models for sustainable living while keeping style a major component.