TWIDDLE MUFF (Knit) for Alzheimer's patients to occupy their hands and stimulate their minds.

TWIDDLE MUFF (Knit) for Alzheimer's patients to occupy their hands and stimulate their minds.

Activity Apron for Alzheimers or Dementia (maybe girls and I can sew some of these and take to a nursing home for gifts?)

Activity Apron for Alzheimers or Dementia (maybe girls and I can sew some of these and take to a nursing home for gifts?)

A Fidget Quilt can be used by Alzheimers, Dementia or Brain Trauma Patients. It has attachments to keep restless fingers busy, touching and playing with the items. Items have to be tightly anchored as they will get a workout! Common Items and Textures help to elicit curiosity, memories or awareness in these patients.  I can remember my Grandma picking at her blanket, over and over when she was in the later stages of Alzheimer’s. I wish we had know about these then!  These Quilts are made…

Busy Farmer Fidget Quilt -- Tactile Fun and Hand Activities

A Fidget Quilt can be used by Alzheimers, Dementia or Brain Trauma Patients. It has attachments to keep restless fingers busy, touching and playing with the items. Items have to be tightly anchored as they will get a workout! Common Items and Textures help to elicit curiosity, memories or awareness in these patients. I can remember my Grandma picking at her blanket, over and over when she was in the later stages of Alzheimer’s. I wish we had know about these then! These Quilts are made…

The Guardian: Dementia charity tackles stigma with help from a million ‘Friends’  http://www.theguardian.com/society/2015/feb/22/alzheimers-society-million-dementia-friends-campaign

Dementia charity tackles stigma with help from a million ‘Friends’

The Guardian: Dementia charity tackles stigma with help from a million ‘Friends’ http://www.theguardian.com/society/2015/feb/22/alzheimers-society-million-dementia-friends-campaign

Wouldn't this make a nice gift at nursing homes? Just because I can and love to give!! I bet the gc nursing home would love some

Wouldn't this make a nice gift at nursing homes? Just because I can and love to give!! I bet the gc nursing home would love some

Making an Adult Bib with or without collar, pattern included. Great for nursing home residents! I can get creative and use up some of my scrap fabric too.

Making an Adult Bib with or without collar, pattern included. Great for nursing home residents! I can get creative and use up some of my scrap fabric too.

Support ALZ when you shop online    The mission of the Alzheimer's Association of Louisiana is to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.

Support ALZ when you shop online The mission of the Alzheimer's Association of Louisiana is to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.

#Knitters Wanted! A new scheme to help patients with dementia has put out an urgent call for knitters form Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

#Knitters Wanted! A new scheme to help patients with dementia has put out an urgent call for knitters form Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

#Therapy #NHS Music therapy at Airedale Hospital swells dementia charity's coffers  Time for a Cuppa, held by occupational therapy and physiotherapy teams to highlight the benefits of music therapy, raised nearly £200 for Dementia UK. ... Sara Robinson, a senior nurse at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust, said: "The event was fantastic. http://www.thetelegraphandargus.co.uk/news/14338453.Music_therapy_at_Airedale_Hospital_swells_dementia_charity_s_coffers/

#Therapy #NHS Music therapy at Airedale Hospital swells dementia charity's coffers Time for a Cuppa, held by occupational therapy and physiotherapy teams to highlight the benefits of music therapy, raised nearly £200 for Dementia UK. ... Sara Robinson, a senior nurse at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust, said: "The event was fantastic. http://www.thetelegraphandargus.co.uk/news/14338453.Music_therapy_at_Airedale_Hospital_swells_dementia_charity_s_coffers/

Sensory Activity Pad - A multisensory wonder - the proof is in the padding! This pad provides a variety of fun activities and tactile sensations to keep residents with dementia active and busy - lacing, buckling and zipping activities, and a flip-and-feel assortment of fabrics and ribbons.

Sensory Activity Pad

Sensory Activity Pad - A multisensory wonder - the proof is in the padding! This pad provides a variety of fun activities and tactile sensations to keep residents with dementia active and busy - lacing, buckling and zipping activities, and a flip-and-feel assortment of fabrics and ribbons.

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