Looking for fun group projects guaranteed to fire up ageing brain cells? Maybe with a few fund raising ideas? Or win-win-win community projects?
Specifically targetted to people aged 65-105, this downloadable PDF includes six separate group activity plans for environments where isolation, mild cognitive impairment, or depression are considerations. Combining proven methods, latest research and professional experience, this group of activities are designed to increase well-being, stimulate neuro-cognitive pathways, foster inclusion, get the community involved, and just have fun!
Each inclusion has been specifically vetted for maximum enjoyment and effectiveness.
Instructions include equipment and staffing requirements, project objectives, sourcing suggestions, supplemental ideas (including fund raising) and references on how and why reminiscence therapy works so well!
Applied Reminiscence Therapy--A Facilitator's Guide
Facilitators working with seniors' care centres, historical or pioneer societies, museums and other special interest groups looking for specific ideas and strategies for fun, enriching group activities!