A Fidget Quilt can be used by Alzheimers, Dementia or Brain Trauma Patients. It has attachments to keep restless fingers busy, touching and playing with the items. Items have to be tightly anchored as they will get a workout! Common Items and Textures help to elicit curiosity, memories or awareness in these patients. I can remember my Grandma picking at her blanket, over and over when she was in the later stages of Alzheimer’s. I wish we had know about these then! These Quilts are made…

Busy Farmer Fidget Quilt -- Tactile Fun and Hand Activities

A Fidget Quilt can be used by Alzheimers, Dementia or Brain Trauma Patients. It has attachments to keep restless fingers busy, touching and playing with the items. Items have to be tightly anchored as they will get a workout! Common Items and Textures help to elicit curiosity, memories or awareness in these patients. I can remember my Grandma picking at her blanket, over and over when she was in the later stages of Alzheimer’s. I wish we had know about these then! These Quilts are made…

#Knitters Wanted! A new scheme to help patients with dementia has put out an urgent call for knitters form Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

#Knitters Wanted! A new scheme to help patients with dementia has put out an urgent call for knitters form Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

Twiddle muff, sensory sleeve for dementia patients. free pattern. How to make a twiddlemuff. #crochet #twiddlemuff #pattern #sensory #dementia

Twiddle muff, sensory sleeve for dementia patients. free pattern. How to make a twiddlemuff. #crochet #twiddlemuff #pattern #sensory #dementia

Twiddlemuffs sent in by one of our lovely volunteer knitters. Inspiration for our Voluntary Arts Week challenge - knit a twiddlemuff - send it to us at Knit for Peace and we'll send it out to a hospital for a dementia patient with restless hands.  More information and a pattern on our website: http://www.knitforpeace.org.uk/category/blog/

Twiddlemuffs sent in by one of our lovely volunteer knitters. Inspiration for our Voluntary Arts Week challenge - knit a twiddlemuff - send it to us at Knit for Peace and we'll send it out to a hospital for a dementia patient with restless hands. More information and a pattern on our website: http://www.knitforpeace.org.uk/category/blog/

Twiddlemuffs are knitted woollen muffs with items such as ribbons, large buttons or textured fabrics attached that patients with Dementia ca...

Twiddlemuffs are knitted woollen muffs with items such as ribbons, large buttons or textured fabrics attached that patients with Dementia ca...

Fidgety Garden Girl  Fidget Quilt Tactile  by EndearingDignite

Fidgety Garden Girl - Fidget Quilt- Tactile - Bright & Colorful- Fun for Alzhiemer Patients

Fidgety Garden Girl Fidget Quilt Tactile by EndearingDignite

This is the BEST Alzheimer's/Dementia Fidget Lap Blanket EVER!!!.... its such a quick project to make... Make a bunch and Donate them now, great Christmas gifts :D x

This is the BEST Alzheimer's/Dementia Fidget Lap Blanket EVER!!!.... its such a quick project to make... Make a bunch and Donate them now, great Christmas gifts :D x

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