Activities for people with dementia

Activities  for people with dementia is essential to  wellbeing and gives purpose and enjoyment to their day.
Benefits of activity includes: mood is lifted and alertness increased, memory improves, social contact, self-expression, and sense of purpose and belonging are maintained or regained (College of Occupational Therapists).
Encouraging someone with dementia to do something creative or take part in an activity helps them to realise their potential, which improves their self-esteem while reducing any feelings of loneliness. Meaningful activities are those that engage the person’s attention and connect with their interests.

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  • Fluffy Wool Pictures

    £6.99

    Vintage picture cards to thread for wonderfully woolly artwork.  These are sure to prompt conversations and bring back memories. Box width 29cm -11 inches

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  • Foam Ring and Disc Target Game

    £49.99

    An amazing and versatile set of 24 pieces of thick soft, low density EVA foam. The rings can be used as agility rings, as toss targets, as Frisbee style flying disc and toss games. They are so light they’re guaranteed not to hurt! Safety Information: This product is not a toy and intended for adult…

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  • Fun at the Seaside – jigsaw puzzle for dementia

    £9.95

    Jigsaw puzzle for dementia Our wooden jigsaws are ideal for people with dementia to keep minds active, maintain dexterity and on completion, stimulate conversation, allowing users to achieve the satisfaction of completing the puzzle and creating a beautiful image on their own. Each puzzle consists of eleven pieces that can be assembled within the frame…

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  • Giant Noodles – keeps hands busy!

    £39.99

    A wonderful and engaging manipulative that individuals won?t be able to keep their hands off! These colourful, super-soft fiber noodles twist and bend for a soothing sensory experience while keeping hands and creative imaginations busy for hours. Assorted colours. 1″-thick x 18″L. Pack of 25. Safety Information: This product is not a toy and intended…

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  • Great War ID Card

    £1.99

    Great War ID Card, National Registration

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  • Hammer and Tap Game

    £12.50

    A vintage treat from the 1930’s and 40’s which everyone will remember with love. With 2 hammers, a cork board and various wooden shapes to create all sorts of pictures. Box size 24.5 x 17.5 cm.

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  • Heads And Tails Card Game

    £2.99

    Traditional Toy that will bring back memories. For a truly quirky bit of fun with family or friends, try this vintage heads and tails card game, suitable for all ages. The 48 cards can be combined to create hundreds of hilarious pictures, and come with a set of rules to explain how to play. The…

  • Helping In The Garden – jigsaw puzzle for dementia

    £9.95

    Jigsaw puzzle for dementia

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  • Hit For Six – jigsaw puzzle for dementia

    £9.95

    Jigsaw puzzle for dementia

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  • Home Guard memorabilia pack

    £5.95

    Our Home Guard memorabilia pack is a collection of high quality reproduced paper memorabilia from World War 2. The contents are all related to life in the Home Guard. It makes an excellent educational aid for a new generation and can be used to invoke memories in an older one. Bringing History to Life Our…

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  • How to keep well in wartime booklet

    £3.99

    How to keep well in wartime booklet

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  • Jack Straws

    £4.99

    Jack Straws