Can people living with dementia read? This question is at the core of Reading2Connect®. We have discovered that the ability to read for most older adults remains functionally intact, even in the presence of cognitive changes. Reading2Connect’s specialized books and Montessori-based methodology, enable residents to independently read for pleasure, at their own pace, in […]
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Over the last 29 years, I have trained well over 600 volunteers for long-term care communities. During this time, I learned that our cities and towns are home to talented people looking for meaningful ways to give back to their community. With this in mind, my mission includes taking the next step by offering this […]
Spend less time and money planning and preparing activities by ‘hiring’ a virtual activity assistant. Founded by a former Activity Director in 1999, ActivityConnection.com is the industry-leading online resource for Activity Professionals working in senior living environments. With more than 35 categories of ready-to-go activity programming, all updated monthly with fresh content, complete with scripts […]
NATIONAL SENIOR LEAGUE (NSL) PRODUCES AND MANAGES Wii BOWLING CHAMPIONSHIPS FOR SENIORS Two National Championships each year (Spring and Fall) Champions are crowned in 7 divisions based on level of ability Wii Bowlers compete in their own communities – no travel A team is made up of 4 bowlers Registration fee – $200 […]
Not Just Bingo is an online resource of fun, senior activity ideas for activity professionals of nursing homes and assisted living facilities. They have been providing fun activity ideas online since 2009, and continue to assist activity professionals across the country with ideas for their monthly senior activity calendars that go “beyond bingo.” Not Just […]
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A Professional Day Planner Made Just For Activity Directors. Be confident as you organize, set goals, access industry-specific information, document your successes, and have a place to plan great programs for your senior & elderly population. Do you have a great resident calendar computer program but you are looking for a way to organize all of those […]
Get the Elder Source Senior Ministries FREE Mobile App ESSM has been giving away Christian materials to senior care communities since 1979. Embracing technology is allowing us to provide more content to more seniors than anytime in our history. To load our free mobile app onto a tablet or a smart phone, simply click the […]
Founded in 2002 by a caregiver, the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America provides education and support to individuals living with Alzheimer’s disease and to their families and caregivers, and funds research toward improved treatments and a cure. Visit their website.
Life-changing benefits. Vibrant communities. By using Eversound to remove communication barriers, you boost engagement, strengthen connection, promote socialization, and create powerful therapeutic benefits in your community. visits with family and friends communication with caregivers group activities music therapy prospective resident tours Visit their website.