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.

Put paintbrush through tennis ball - for individuals with special needs, arthritis/carpal tunnel...

Do soft grip brushes help with arthritis/carpal tunnel? - Wet Canvas put pencil through for kids with special needs

Picture of Chair Activity Bingo

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.

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

Make a thanksgiving wreath

Making a fall leaf wreath with kids, craft, children, elementary school, paper plate. Or even flowers for summer!

How To Make A Unique Bowl Using Old Buttons  Got a lot of old buttons laying around your home? Why not make this fantastic button bowl!

How To Make A Unique Bowl Using Old Buttons Got a lot of old buttons laying around your home? Why not make this fantastic button bowl!

How to make your own bird feeders, a simple, fun activity for children which will encourage wild birds to visit your garden.

Homemade bird feeders

I will do this with the Seniors as we all love to sit in the garden and watch the critters How to make your own bird feeders, a simple, fun activity which will encourage wild birds to visit your garden.

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

Laughing doesn't just lighten your load mentally, it actually induces physical changes in your body.  Laughter has been clinically proven to strengthen your immune system, activate and relieve your stress response and stimulate many organs.

The Importance of Laughter in Long Term Care Facilities

Laughing doesn't just lighten your load mentally, it actually induces physical changes in your body. Laughter has been clinically proven to strengthen your immune system, activate and relieve your stress response and stimulate many organs.

These touchy-feely sensory pouches (also known as squish bags and sensory pads) are a wonderful way to explore the senses. They are also so easy to make! Making sensory pouches is a quick and inexpensive way to make an engaging and relaxing sensory activity for people living with dem

Sensory Pouches for Dementia Care

DIT touchy-feely sensory pouches (also known as squish bags and sensory pads) are a wonderful way to explore the senses. Making sensory pouches is a quick and inexpensive way to make an engaging and relaxing sensory activi

Finish Line Sayings: it's awesome to see what sayings your residents remember! I get a group of my residents together and read these sayings and they fill in the blanks. They did it so well I ran out of sayings! You can repeat them a few times and you'll actually see some of your residents improve!

Finish Line Sayings: it's awesome to see what sayings your residents remember! I get a group of my residents together and read these sayings and they fill in the blanks. You can repeat them a few times and you'll

Stone cactus

Rock painting has become very popular these days. Pick up rocks and paint them in the pattern of cactus, arrange them together with some natural rocks as you like in a flower pot for a stunning homemade centerpiece!

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