Sixty World War Two posters in assorted designs to fold into paper planes and fly just like you did as a child. Full instructions are included to show how to fold - why not have a competition to see whose can go the furthest? Or why not hand from a ceiling to make a great memorabilia display. Posters can be also used for display and reminiscence therapy.
Collection of replica memorabilia depicting the great man himself. Includes: newspaper, school report, secret memo, wartime poster and many more. Great for fans of history.
Handcrafted wooden puzzle pieces that have been left blank for you to add your own paint. Lovely chunky shaped pieces that fit neatly in the hand and is ideal for anyone with limited grip or weak hands. Comes packed neatly in a cotton drawstring bag with a set of paints and picture.
Complete sixteen page replica of the Daily Sketch newspaper from June 19th 1940, outling the RAF’s offensive, London evacuation, What to do if Britain is invaded, that days radio listening as well as local adverts.
You can almost see the sequins, fake tan and swish of chiffon with this delightful Ballroom Dancing Music CD. Who better than the masters of ballroom band music, Victor Silvester and Joe Loss to delight you with 54 dance classics. Music is separated into dance tempo. Perfect for that afternoon tea dance! Also make a great gentle fitness accompaniment.
This stylish collection is great to help trigger happy memories of getting ready to go dancing. Up to 14 different tactile items to hold and talk about while you take a trip down memory lane.
Get on your dancing shoes and quickstep your way through our latest Musical Memories Quiz Floor Mat©. Just throw your bean bag onto one of the symbols and answer the dance or music-related question. Or you might land on a 'Finish the Lyrics' where your singing (and memory) skills may be needed!
Get everyone involved with these Halloween Cookie Cutters - one each of pumpkin, skull, ghost, cat and bat shapes in lightweight metal. Why not make some tasty cookies for your very own Halloween party and top with orange icing? or can be used to cut out dough shapes, you could even use them to draw around to make spooky card coasters for everyone to stand their drinks on - a great tactile activity for care home residents. Add some Coloured Eye Stickers to scare everyone (but just a little..)
You only need to be a tiny bit scared of our fun Halloween Hanging Swirl room decorations - just the thing to get any party going in an instant! 2 each of 6 assorted designs including Frankenstein, Pumpkin, Trick or Treat, Ghost, Mummy and Happy Halloween. Why not add our Halloween Balloons and Mini Spinning Halloween Light to make it really fun!
Have happy Halloween fun with our Halloween Stencil Set - six assorted designs including pumpkin, witches cat, bat, ghost, owl and witch on broomstick. Use to make spooky invitation cards or with paint to decorate windows. So easy to use and makes a great creative activity for older people in care homes. Why not have a Halloween party and use our Halloween Balloons and wear Witches Hats to really add to the fun feeling.
The eyes have it! These fun stickers add such personality to any craft project - just peel off the backing and stick to anything you like. Especially good for card making. Why not add some to plant pots to raise a smile? 14 assorted styles.
Host your own football match with our fun set. Includes everything you need for a thrilling game whatever the weather. Includes balls, goal cones, whistles, ratchets, score board, bunting, losers medals and winner trophies.
For football fans everywhere - this set is packed full of football memorabilia of yesteryear. Nostalgic replica items include: World Cup poster, Football Hints booklet, Community Song Sheet and so much more! Great for reminiscing and also for memory lane displays in care homes.
Are any of your residents' football fans in your care home? Did a grandparent or parent play football when they were younger? Or are you looking for an activity to keep the children entertained? Our lightweight goal is the perfect solution for keeping bodies active and can be used with an inflatable beach ball for a safe game of football (or why not try walking football for older care home residents?)
Squeeze the Hot Potato and the fun begins! Throw the soft fabric potato to other players while the music plays but when it stops, the player left holding it must take a chip card - get 3 and you're out! Makes a great active game to help stretch and tone the body and also practice eye/hand coordination. This throwing game is ideal for anyone in a wheelchair and for older people in care homes to encourage fitness and social bonding. Lightweight and soft to help easy throwing and catching. Suitable for all abilities including anyone with dementia.
This award-winning “teetering, wobbling, shifting, tipping, unbalanced, balance game” is a must-have for family game night! Take turns hanging the notched, rubber-tipped wire pieces from the tabletop stand. With each added piece, the balance shifts and the sculpture transforms. But watch out! One wrong move could send it all crashing down!
Send the beanbags tumbling down the rabbit hole in this target game with a storybook twist! With colourful illustrations taken from the original book, the foldable wooden board is easy to set up so you can be ready to throw your beanbags quicker than you can say “How curious!” Whose score will have them grinning wider than the Cheshire Cat?
Giant playing cards that won't make you go 'off with your head'! Alice in Wonderland theme for extra fun games. Includes instructions for 16 classic games.
You will need skill and strategy with this Humpty Dumpty Wall game. Played similarly to Jenga, build the wall, decide who starts..then take it in turn to gently slide out one brick at a time but mind you don't knock poor old Humpty off his wall! Great game that can help practise hand/eye co-ordination and strategic thinking skills. 2 players. Good for activity coordinators to use as a reminiscence therapy aid for older people with dementia. 2 players.
Modern twist on a well-loved game. Noughts and Crosses in a 3-D version, where four in vertical, horizontal or diagonal row wins the game - you can go up as well as along. Game includes two blocker pieces for extra strategy. 66 pieces and full instructions. Fully washable.
Pit your skill and see how many tins you can knock down with our Tin Can Nautical Knock Down game - then count the numbers and add your score - winner is the one with the highest number scored. Fun game to keep fit and have fun at a the same time. Can be played seated or standing thus making this ideal for older care home residents. Great for improving hand/eye coordination and physical fitness.
Play a game of Monopoly but in card form! Collect 3 card sets to win. Pay with your money cards plus action cards allow you to collect rent and make deals. Space-saving and takes less time to play - you can play a game in just 15 minutes. Makes an ideal cognitive game for older people in care homes.
Essential Relaxation CD - Sleep Well. A CD to bring peace and inner calm to help aid sleep and relaxation. Gentle guided relaxation techniques help to relax and relieve discomfort, enabling sleep. Ideal for care home residents, hospital patients or anyone who finds it difficult to sleep. See others in the range Essential Relaxation CD - Seated or Essential Relaxation CD - Lying Down. Or why not purchase all three - makes a lovely gift idea. Please not oil and lavender not included.
An invaluable resource for all activity coordinators to help deliver person-centred care for people living with dementia. 30 laminated activity recipe cards in a sturdy folder, broken down into five-minute, 30-minute and half-day activities. Created by professional care staff and Reminiscence Arts Practitioners and designed to save time, help learn new skills and enable staff at all levels to straightaway deliver meaningful activity sessions.
Larger-than-average print and simple to do, designed and made by Activities to Share, this Large Print Wordsearch Book is perfect for group activity sessions as the pages can be photocopied again and again. Great to practise mental agility and cognitive skills for all ages and abilities. A4 spiral-bound book.
Pages of fun puzzles designed and made by Activities to Share. Extra large, bold print makes this book perfect for older people or anyone with sight impairment. Wide variety of simple puzzles to help aid cognitive function and mental agility. Pages can be photocopied for group activity sessions in care homes, making this a cost-effective activity solution. A4 spiral bound book.
Specially designed and made by Activities to Share, our Large Print Maze Puzzles book is perfect for older people or anyone with sight impairment. Wide variety of simple mazes to solve. Puzzles like these can help aid cognitive function and mental agility in senior people. Photocopiable pages for cost-effective group activities.
Everything stops for Tea! Host your own nostalgic tea party with our Time for Tea and Cake kit that has everything you need - just add tea and cake! Getting care home residents outside enhances health and wellbeing and the nostalgic feel to our set can encourage reminiscence too. See list below for details. Great for summer garden parties.
Grab a box to decorate your party all in one! The chic gold foiled polka dot design comes with plates, cups, balloons, party hats, a happy birthday backdrop and napkins! Celebrating could not be easier!
Special Introductory Price - 10% off RRP! Our newest Empathy Doll, Teddy will melt the heart of anyone who likes to cuddle and nurture. Specially designed with dementia patients in mind, he will help encourage relaxation and help encourage child-rearing instincts from the past. Makes an ideal gift for an older relative or any care home resident. Teddy is fully washable with removable clothes.
This giant puzzle is packed with fascinating flora and aquatic flora. Over 1.2 metres long when completed, it makes a great group activity for all abilities. Wipe-clean surface for easy hygiene.
Have a go at our new, free puzzle pages! Simply choose a sheet, click on 'Download Sample' and then print them out to create an easy, free activity for individuals and groups alike. ALSO DOWNLOADABLE FREE BULLETINS HERE!...