Tried and tested purposeful and original activities
suitable for residents in residential and nursing care
homes. The 3rd edition has been restructured into two
parts allowing easier dissemination of information. The
first section is all about the home and what the home
might offer; the second is activities for residents.
- Helps homes meet their mandatory requirement to
have a programme of suitable activities for their
- Photocopiable resource for easy distribution to all
- Student nurses caring for the residents can use the
resource at any time with any resident.
- Useful for Care assistants doing NVQ.
"This book will be a joy to
have in any home and will be undoubtedly most
useful for all involved in finding and arranging
activities for the elderly… I can readily
recommend this book to all residential and
nursing care homes without any hesitation."
Nicky Rowlands SRN
"The 3rd edition has been reviewed to include
a wider range of activities and an improved
layout to signpost staff through each activity.
The 3rd edition also takes into consideration
more up-to-date thoughts on caring for
Abigail Kennett RGN, author of 3rd edition