Spice up your activities for those needing special care with sensory activities that are meaningful not only to our elderly, but to caregivers ourselves. Be forewarned! If enthusiasm and engagement are what you’re looking for, you’ll get it with these fun and “moving” activities that stir the soul and spirit as well as the body!
Using music, and using it well, is key to the success of some of these activities. This means that the caregiver should listen carefully to the music he or she chooses to accompany the activities, even to the point of practicing to move in time with the music. Some of our Agile Aging’s favorite tunes are named below. You can purchase and download these tunes from iTunes or other online stores. Read more