Providing Enjoyment and Care Through Meaningful Activities

Through the Decades in Britain Activity Bundle

£115.00

4 in stock

Get your activities going with this great bundle.

This pack offers some wonderful opportunities for times of reminiscence and social engagement with others and contains a selection of activities which can be used for one to one, small and large group activity sessions.

Includes

Pairs Card Game – Seaside Posters

This set of thirty A6 pairs cards depict images of coastal towns and resorts in Britain. Perfect for evoking memories of holidays spent with loved ones.

Traditional and popular, this activity provides opportunity for conversation and is an ideal activity resource that help carers, family and friends spend quality time with loved ones to engage in a meaningful, person centred and focused activity.

Each pack contains fifteen pairs of picture cards and one instruction card.

How the game works

A game for two players. Each player takes it in turns to turn over pairs of cards to see if they match. You can manage the difficulty level by reducing the amount of pairs you play with at the start of each game.

 

Nostalgia Quick Pic Bingo Pack

This game pack consists of twelve A4 laminated bingo boards featuring a wonderful selection of pictures that will bring back fond memories of times past, twenty A5 bingo calling cards, sixty foam bingo counters and an instruction sheet. Each game lasts approximately 15 minutes making this an ideal activity for people with dementia.

These Quick Pic Bingo packs have been specially designed for people living with dementia, learning disabilities and the elderly and can also be used to help promote learning in younger people. The unique design of these bingo style games enables the game to be played more independently by the individual. With its use of brightly coloured pictures, large bold words underneath and only five pictures to cover per game makes the game more manageable. All laminated pouches have rounded edges for safety and can be wiped clean and free from germs after each use. A5 calling cards are also ideal as conversational prompts in a reminiscence type activity.

The Great British Puzzle Book for Seniors

This fantastic A4 puzzle book contains seventy-eight puzzle and activity pages to suit a range of preferences and abilities and has been especially designed and created for people with Alzheimer’s and the elderly. The puzzles are age appropriate and based on and around everyday life, hobbies and interests and are a great resource for evoking memories. Some puzzles are ideal for stimulating the memory, visual tracking and problem solving while others promote opportunities for conversation and reminiscence. Many of the puzzles are large print and designed with clear pictures and less detail so they are easier to manage. Puzzles and activities include wordsearches, missing words, picture pairs and many more. Topics include film and music, nature and animals, work, history, plus many more. The unique design of these puzzles and activities with subtle hints and clues enables the puzzles to be completed more independently by the person with Dementia giving a sense of accomplishment.

A fantastic resource for evoking wonderful memories of our Great British Isles.

Also suitable for photocopying.

Trivia Quiz Cards – 1950s and 1960s

Bring about times of nostalgia with these handy trivia cards. Create conversations, and bring back some wonderful memories of the times and fashions during the 1950s and 1960s. whether it’s a rainy day sat indoors or a sunny day sat out in the garden, these trivia quiz cards are an ideal activity resource for care staff and activity coordinators.

Pack includes thirty A6 laminated trivia quiz cards, complete in a plastic wallet for easy storage.

Sweet Memories – Guess the Scent Game

Scents can evoke some wonderful memories from the past whether it’s from days spent in the garden with friends, family holidays at the seaside or times spent at home cooking and baking in the kitchen with the children.

As well as being a fun game to play, these scents can help to stimulate everyday memories and start meaningful conversations.

An ideal one to one activity for carers, family or friends to spend with a loved one

Scents and their matching cards may vary from time to time, subject to availability

How to play

  1. Lay the 9 cards out face up on the table.
  2. Line the bottles with the labels out of sight of the player.
  3. Then using the scent sticks provided let the player smell each scent and place on the corresponding card to which they think it matches.
  4. Once the player has guessed all the scents and the bottles have been placed, reveal the labels to see how many are correct.

Note: To avoid mixing the bottles up keep the labels near the bottle to which they belong.

Safety

Responsible Adult Supervision is required for this product.

Not for consumption. Avoid contact with eyes and skin.

When not in use, keep out of reach of children and vulnerable adults.

Reminisce Together Cards – In the Home

These reminiscence cards provide opportunities for family, friends and carers in helping to create meaningful conversations with individuals living with Dementia who may be hard to reach.

These cards, with images of everyday items seen around the home can help to prompt the long term memory in recalling times spent with family, friends and loved ones.

Designed with images that are age appropriate and familiar to the older generation.

How the Cards Work

On one side of the card is a clear picture or pictures with a brief informational text about the image. On the reverse are three prompt questions to assist the caregiver to engage in conversation and trigger memories.

Each pack contains fifteen cards in a plastic wallet.

All cards can be wiped clean.

Cards are A5 in size.