Keeping active has never been so much fun. As long as it involves movement and fun, it is doing you good. We have something for all tastes - from group activities to those who are happy on their own.
Or why not get a game of badminton, tennis or table tennis going? Get someone to keep score and have a league table going to make it more competitive. You can play with a balloon instead of a shuttlecock or tennis ball - this is slower to move through the air and leaves more time to position your arm.
With the Olympic Games cancelled this year - why not host your own Olympics? Set up team sports like Softball Tennis, seated Basketball, Balloon Swatting and Magnetic Darts. Keep a set of Medals to award to the winners and ensure you have a delicious tea for everyone afterwards!
Active games can give a variety of health benefits, from improving hand/eye coordination, spacial awareness, heart health, muscle tone, improving balance, helping keep healthy weight levels, improving circulation and digestion. It is a great way to bond with others and most importantly - to have fun!
Extend your knowledge about the seashore with this helpful kit. Includes: fishing net, magnified collection jar, 24 ID cards, notepad and pencil and full instructions.
Smaller version of the popular Ball and Gutter Game. Flexible beech wood rods form a channel into which the ball rolls, if everyone coordinates with each other, the ball can roll endlessly from one to another. Great fun for older care home residents and helps with communication and social bonding. 5 wooden lengths of varying lengths and a wooden ball - how many you keep going at one time? Can be played seated or standing.Can help with hand/eye coordination and concentration and can be played indoors or out.
Team effort gets results with this Ball and Gutter game. Flexible beech wood rods form a channel into which the ball rolls, if everyone coordinates with each other, the ball can roll endlessly from one to another. Great fun for older care home residents and helps with communication and social bonding. 10 wooden lengths of varying lengths and 4 wooden balls - how many can you keep going at one time? Can be played seated or standing.
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?
Working binoculars with 4 x 30mm lens and adjustable focus. Also come with strap, storage case and cleaning cloth to keep the lenses in top condition. Small and lightweight, these binoculars are great for watching garden wildlife and the retro case make them a great gift for an older relative.*MULTIBUY OFFER
Welcome to our bonanza bundle of fun games to delight people of all abilities. An assortment of carefully chosen games that can be played indoors or outside. Money saving*
Versatile chalk board set complete with coloured chalks and eraser - great for keeping scores when enjoying quizzes or for active sports. Sturdy chalk board with wooden frame 23cm x 30cm.
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. Makes a great game for older male care home residents to improve fitness levels and help with social bonding too. Can be played indoors or out. Pick your teams, toss a coin and blow that whistle!
Create your own crossword with these giant foam letters. Use any combination of 100 interlocking squares to try to fit a new word into the existing letters.
Giant Foam Building Blocks are lightweight shaped blocks that interlock easily to build large structures. Ideal for groups to use together and encourages teamwork, communication and planning skills. Can be played seated or standing and is perfect for care home residents and especially older people with a dementia. 60 assorted colourful blocks. Wipe clean surface.
Have a day at the beach without even getting your feet wet! Our kit allows for tactile fun with lots of scope for reminiscing. Just fill a bowl with water and drop shells and sea creatures into it, then scoop up with the fishing net and talk about your findings using the identification cards.
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.
Fun fishing game that can help with both hand/eye coordination and numeracy. Four waterproof boards included giving two levels of play (1-5 printed or 1-10). 40 ducks and 4 fishing rods. Each duck numbered for added numeracy fun.
Two activities in one, this pack provides inspiration and guidance to get more out of being outdoors.The Nature Explorer book contains quality photographs that highlight the season to spark a chat.Nature Walker contains textures to search and find. Waterproof too!
Host your own Sports Event and celebrate the winners with these gold-colored medals
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?)
Work together to achieve a goal with this Team Tower Building Set. Each person holds a rope and the group try to lower pieces to build a tower - patience and teamwork are needed. Can be played seated or standing. Up to 6 wooden blocks to build. Makes a fun game for care home residents and builds on friendship, communication and good hand/eye contact. Eco friendly materials.
Everything you need for a fun night in! Fun set of games to play to get everyone up and laughing. Set includes: Charades, Who am I?, Back To The Drawing Board & Don't Say A Word, dice, timer, pencils, answer pad, 4 x headbands and instructions.
The Octaband® is fun, and is an invaluable addition your activity resources. Suitable for all ages and all abilities.
Just like an octopus, Octaband®'s colourful legs can be stretched in any direction, with any strength and at any pace. For people of all ages and abilities.
Made from strong durable nylon with 8 easy grip handles. Helps with upper body tone and makes exercising fun for all ages and abilities.
Another fun quiz mat in the range - our Decades Floor Mat comes with 150 cards with general and personal questions through the decades to prompt conversation covering the 1940s to 1980s. A great group activity for older people including those with dementia.
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!
Our Number Floor Mat and Question Card Set is a long standing favourite for people of all ages and abilities. Everyone loves to play this simple but fun number game! Throw your bean bags onto the numbers and answer the simple question to practise numeracy skills. Ideal for care home residents to keep brains sharp.
Our top selling Quiz Floor Mat and Question Card Set! Choose from 120 carefully selected simple quiz questions including: 90 Match the Song and Sayings, plus 4 colourful bean bags. Helps with gentle exercise for upper body. **2nd edition set of question cards now available! Makes a versatile game for care home residents of all abilities. Can be played seated or standing.
NEW!! If you enjoyed playing our Quiz Floor Mat© and questions, here is a brand new set that will appeal to all abilities. Same categories but with a fresh appeal!
Take a trip down memory lane and keep fit at the same time.
A fun way to test anyone's knowledge about Christianity and enjoy some gentle upper body exercise at the same time. Throw a bean bag onto a random question and try to answer the question. Can be played seated or standing.
Learn or reminisce about the Jewish culture with our fun floor question mat. Just throw a bean bag onto a random question and try to answer (or nominate another player?) Can be played seated or standing.
A great way to learn about or reminisce about the Nigerian culture. Just throw a bean bag onto a random question and try to answer (or nominate another player?). Can be played seated or standing.
Make your game of Safe Darts or Target Number Boards last longer - or have more people to play with this extra set of 9 balls that can be used with any of the boards above. 3 each of red, blue and yellow.
Pack of 3 different target boards - just aim and throw the velcro balls that attach easily. A fun way to practise numeracy skills and hand/eye coordination.
A fun game for players of all abilities - especially good for keeping active. Try to keep your 'frog' alive by tossing them into the 'safe' targets.
Inflatable uprights on this Inflatable Ring Toss Game are weighted at the bottom so they stand upright at all times. *OUT OF STOCK* until August 2022 - see our Wooden Hoopla - QUO1 and other related products below.
Large, hardwearing manual pump for use with: Giant Inflatable Bowls, Cheese & Mouse Toss, Pond Toss and Giant Hoopla sets. Adaptors stored neatly inside handle.
One just for the gentlemen - our newest Toss and Talk Ball - All About Men is the perfect way to spend a morning. Can be played seated or standing -just toss the ball and talk about the item your thumb is closest to. Lots of fun subjects i.e: 'Military Rankings in the Army' or 'Types of Breeds of Dog' - something for everyone. Incorporates gentle upper body exercise and keep the brain cells ticking over too! Great for care home residents to play.
Keep fit and have fun at the same time with this lightweight badminton set. Can be played indoors or out. Includes 2 racquets and 1 shuttlecock.
Everyone loves a game of 'Badders', and with our Badminton Set you have everything you need to get that shuttlecock flying. Set includes racquets, shuttlecocks, net with stabiliser pegs. Great for outdoor play but could be played indoors if net can be tied to a post either side. Makes a fun way to keep fitness levels high for older care home residents - could be played seated if net is lowered to a suitable height.
Never mix up your shuttlecocks again, choose your colour and watch it fly through the air! Play with our Badminton Set - Code: BADM
Fishermen of all ages love to hook one of these treasures. See what colour and number you get then add up your catch at the end. A great way to make maths fun!
If you're a keen golfer, why not have a quick putt to keep your hand in? Ideal for anyone with limited mobility. Golf club and balls included.
Keep active indoors or out with our great Golf Target Set. The two high quality clubs have tough rubber heads with lightweight metal shafts. Pop-up net has 4 different games to enjoy. comes with 12 lightweight balls.
Play a round indoors or out with this Golf Putter. Full-size length and with a rubber base to save the floor surface from scuffs (means it is quieter too). Why not team with our Golf Champion set for a fun way to keep fit. Golf can be a gentle way to keep muscles toned and limbs supple. Ideal for older care home residents.
A Light weight summer ball & pump set ideal to play catch in the garden or out and about. Ball measures 16cm diameter.
Free-standing basketball stand with extra wide hoop that gives everyone a chance to score! Weatherproof so can be used indoors or out. NOTE: Ball not included.
Ideal for seated play, this sturdy basket ball game is easy to assemble and the large hoop size enables people of all abilities to play.
Anyone for tennis? This lightweight set is just the thing to play indoors or out. Durable set of plastic raquets and soft sponge ball is all you need for game, set and match!
Gently does it with this set of soft, spongy tennis balls - ideal for an indoor match. No one need worry about getting accidentally hit with these balls. Three assorted colours and fully washable. Use with our lightweight racquet set.
Everyone loves a game of ping pong but you can never have enough balls. Our handy pack of 6 will always be on hand when you need them. 6 lightweight white balls in a box.
Everyone's favourite - this neat table tennis set provides fun and exercise at the same time. Net fits easily to table (extends up to 131 cm). Includes 3 balls.
Everyone's favourite sports game - now available in a deluxe set. Our Table Tennis Set - Deluxe is the perfect addition to any care home or club. The extending net will fit most tables and the non-slip clamps fit easily to hold it in place securely. So easy to set up and dismantle. Set includes 2 x bats and 3 x balls.
Bring our the strawberries and cream, here's everything you need to host your own Tennis Tournament. Our kit has both tennis raquets and soft balls plus table tennis bats and balls for your own preference. Set includes score board and chalks, umpire cap and sun hat, spare soft balls and even winner medals and trophies. The perfect fun activity for any care home and residents.
Score a winner with this Foam Can Alley Number game. See if you can knock down as many cans with your bags, then add up your scores. Less noisy than our Tin Can Alley game and great to practise numeracy skills too!
A simple, classic game on a big scale - easy to see, easy to handle. Lightweight moulded plastic - great for indoors or out. Fully washable.
Pit your skill and see how many tins you can knock down with our Tin Can Alley Game
Throw your boule as close as you can to the small jack, if it is closer than your opponent - you get a point. The highest score wins! Lightweight and stores neatly away afterwards.
Lovely, traditional garden game crafted from real wood.
High quality set made from pine that makes a great activity come rain or shine. Make it as easy or challenging as you want with the range of obstacles provided.
Nothing conjures up the style and elegance of a traditional English summer’s day like a game of croquet. Beautiful all wooden set that makes a treasured activity for all ages. Makes the perfect outdoor game to encourage older care home residents to enjoy gentle exercise in a fun way.
A traditional, well-loved game played standing or sitting, indoors or outside. All wood construction and comes with 4 durable rope quoits and storage bag.
Arm support cuff that is designed for use with our Easi Grip Cultivator and Easi Grip Trowel. Easily slots into the tool handle to give extra stability and strength for anyone with a weak wrist or gripping ability.
Specially angled handle that stops strain on the wrist and arm. Helps alleviate blisters and sprains that normal garden tools can cause. Tool glides easily through the earth and stops heavyweight clods becoming adhered to the tool. Ideal for anyone with weak wrists or hands. Can be used with our Arm Support Cuff for extra stability.
Our trowel has a specially angled handle that stops strain on the wrist and arm.Helps alleviate blisters and sprains that normal garden tools can cause.Stainless steel blade glides easily through the earth. Ideal for anyone with weak wrists or hands.Can be used with our Arm Support Cuff for extra stability. Perfect for older people who enjoy gardening activities in a care or residential home.
A top favourite with a music theme. Great for recalling all those favourite tunes. Oversized ball that is easy to catch and throw. Care homes love to use these as they can be played seated or standing and encourage chatting and laughing. See video below:
Get everyone stretching and throwing with this fun inflatable Toss and Talk Ball. Throw the ball to your opponent and watch them do the movement that either thumb rests nearest. They may be asked to 'Wash a big tall window' or 'Hit a golf ball'. 60cm diameter ball.