This is one of many free activities.
Golden Carers has 1000s of activities and resources for senior care.
To aid residents in their enjoyment of reading
A book trolley which includes:
- large print books
- picture books
- audio books
- 1x CD player
- Book marks
- We start at room 1 and make our way around to all the bedrooms
- While in the room resident are offered a novel/picture book/
Magazine/ audio book, as well as a bookmark
- We then discuss the book they have or the book they are about to read
- After the rooms are done we go to the common areas and ask if anyone would like to read a book or magazine.
- We build knowledge on what books to offer by asking for suggestions from the other residents.
A small group of residents gather in the sun-room and discuss the book they are currently reading and give suggestions to others on What to read next.
News and views
A small group is collected on the patio to discuss local events and current affairs.