Blog

The allotment – care home activity ideas
Activity ideas for care settings (with photographs you can print and use) 1. Poetry Read our poem ‘The allotment’ from
Read more.
Quiz time!
A fun activity for individuals and groups or visitors in care settings How many old pennies in an old pound? 240
Read more.
5 Winter Warmer Activities
5 warming activities for older people to enjoy Winter Read the poem ‘Winter’ in ‘Now tell me – how about you?’ available from Amazon. The poem is
Read more.
Nine nuggets for November activities
Nine heart-warming activities for the month of November Poetry for Bonfire night Bonfire night  from our book ‘Now share a verse…’
Read more.
Colten Care’s ‘Dementia Utopia’ day – living well with dementia
It was an honour to attend Colten Care’s annual ‘Dementia Utopia’ conference on 9th October which brought 80 colleagues together at
Read more.
Visit to Sunrise Senior Living Winchester
It was lovely to meet Dawn Sadler, Director of Community Services at Sunrise, Winchester. Dawn loved our nostalgic poetry /
Read more.
How poetry helps engage people living with dementia
An article in The Guardian on 19th March, 2019, highlights that poetry helps to engage people living with dementia. It
Read more.
‘Food Glorious Food’ 6 free fabulous foodie things for excellent activities in care and nursing homes
To bring instant foodie fun into your care home, here are 6 activity ideas for you to use. Preparation Make
Read more.
Competition Time! CLOSED NOW
WIN our DVD with Care and Nursing magazine To enter the competition to win our DVD ‘Now just press play’
Read more.
Radio broadcast of our visit to the Prama Life Alderney Memory Group
We had a great activity session with the Prama Life Alderney Group. We were invited by Bridget Barrett, PramaLIFE Poole-Manager.
Read more.