Having difficulty using standard mugs, cups and plates? This tableware made by Wade is ideal for people who find it difficult to eat and drink from standard tableware. It can help if you have frail hands, weak wrists, and tremors, disabilities affecting movement or medical conditions such as arthritis that can affect your ability to grip. The Dignity range of tableware provides aid to individuals living with physical and/or mental impairments, designed specifically for use by those living with Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. Each piece is made from Vitrified Earthenware with added Alumina for extra strength so they are less likely to break or chip if dropped. The ease of use of the products, available in three bright colours, yellow, green and white, can encourage eating and drinking helping with maintenance e of nutrition and hydration. www.mindfulgifts.co.uk
Our adult appropriate large piece jigsaws are now £7.99 in our dementia activities summer sale at our Mindful Gifts CIC shop, 1 Church Street, Darlaston, Walsall, WS10 8DS or online at https://www.mindfulgifts.co.uk/activities/cognitive-jigsaws-etc/fun-at-the-seaside-jigsaw-puzzle-for-dementia-detail
The visitors from a local care home check out the puppets whilst they enjoy their tea and cakes! Everyone welcome at Mindful Gifts CIC Darlaston for a cuppa and a chat!
Gifts for people with dementia?
A gift doesn’t just have to be for birthdays or special occasion it can be given anytime to put a smile on someones face! For people with dementia this is no different. A gifts can be anything from a large piece jigsaw, an adult painting book, some Aquapaints or simply a nice cup of tea together and a chat! https://www.mindfulgifts.co.uk/gift-ideas
Thanks to everyone who supported our “Carols on the Cobbles” event today! A big thanks you to Mike Surman who gave up his time to sing us some Christmas songs and our volunteers who, dressed up, made hot chocolate, looked after customers and sang their hearts out!! Also a thank you to the community who despite the rain and the cold joined in with the singing, jingling bells and holding candles! HAPPY CHRISTMAS EVERYONE!
Mindful Gifts CIC have given out bundles of activities to 10 care homes so far this month.This is an addition to the 10 care homes we gave activities to in March during lockdown. If you know a care home that would benefit from these free activities please share this post with them . Mindful Gifts Cic are giving away a bundle of free activities to care homes every day in July. The care homes must come to our Mindful Gifts Cic shop in Darlaston to collect . www.mindfulgifts.co.uk