Have you try doing a color for the month with sight sound taste and smell. IE green grass green jello lime ask question about the color if there is a song with the color in title the list could go on forever.
I have a great idea for you and your residents. There is a paper back book that you can buy and make paper mobile for your bed fast residents the alert ones can make them for the resident who need them and they will feel like they are being helpful. look in nasco by dori kole title is paper mobile projects for kids of all ages
Hello, Yes I have work when there has being an out break of the flu. Room to room visit are wonderful when they are unable to come out even bring them a glass of sunshine (oj) is a wonderful treat when you are ill. Hope this helps
Meet with the group ask them what they would like to do after all it is there activity calendar. cooking group, name that tune, exercise, hang man, jack pot, jingo, cards, cardo, trivia and the list goes on.
How many of you had to plan a totaly different day of activities do to storms ie hurricane charley is the one heading toward fl. So on Friday the 13 all dept heads must stay at work until the storm is over. If the power goes out we still have to stay until power comes back on. School are closed who ever brings children in we will have them spend time with the residents doing board games and puzzles. What is your take on stroms and activities
Hello to you all I am in need of some activity program for my 27 bed unit. What are some good programs that work?
if you have outing where do you take them?
What type of schedual do you follow for them?
thanks for all respones a head of time
Hello, I started working in long term care when I was in high school. Started in the dietary dept. Then in high school I was in health occupation and became CNA. Then in 1992 I was given the opt to do activityies and took both ppart of the activitiy class the it was called 90 basic and 90 hour advance. I have been working on my cert for five years and I am know full cert. Currently working on a Ba degree in nursing. That was my high school dream to become a nurse and know I will be fill that dream in years to come.