This thought-provoking Puppetry in Dementia Care book will be a source of inspiration and practical ideas for care staff and activity coordinators, creative arts therapists, occupational therapists, puppeteers and other artists working in care settings, as well as relatives of people with dementia looking for new ways to connect with their loved ones. She explains how puppets can be used to stimulate memories, celebrate life achievements and promote self-esteem and confidence, as well as with those nearing the end of life as part of palliative care. Step-by-step instructions for making a variety of puppets are also included.
This Sand Accessory Set provides so much extra fun to a sand activity and gives added options to utilise fine motor skills and improve hand/eye coordination. Set includes Sand Pens, Tactile Ball, Magnet Beetle Game, Sand Squeegee and Wooden Riser Feet. Makes a good activity for anyone living with a dementia or learning disability in a care home. Can also be used with the Small Sand Tray too.
Capture the atmosphere of sunny seaside holidays with our Sounds of the Seaside CD. Why not play it to enhance the mood of anyone unable to get outside, or use as part of our Reminiscence Box 8 At the Beach? Also good to use as part of an indoor picnic when rain stops your plans. Helps aid mental wellbeing and happiness.
This easy to use Talking Tube can be used to communicate across a small 3 metre distance between rooms or between indoor/outdoor environments. The retro telephone earpieces appeal to older people and can be used as a conversation aid for people with a dementia. Ideal solution for care home residents or older people living along whilst shielding during coronovirus as enables safe chatting from a distance whilst seeing each other through the window.Fully washable.