Favorite elderly activities include crafts, exercise, hobbies, relaxation, games, mental exercises, large print activities, party ideas…! But is it only just to pass the time and have fun? Or is there more to it? Studies have shown that the stimulation activities can provide is crucial for our physical, mental and emotional health, plus our memories….Continue reading

This section on fall crafts for the elderly has a variety ofprojects for various ability levels. So they’re perfect for your senior activities calendar. Art supplies for these crafts can be very affordable too. You can modify projects to suit your needs,and provide a little help as required. You can also ask family, friends, members,…Continue reading

The hand reflexology chart has proven to be very handy to me recently. Some years ago I took a class in hand reflex points and basic hand massage, as well as foot reflexology. It was very effective for using on both myself and my kids. Then recently when the local visiting nurse came to her…Continue reading

Our easy craft ideas for seniors are perfect for all abilities.Welcome to “Crafts Central Get a variety of ideas with affordable craft supplies. This page points you to crafts for parties, seasonal and holiday crafts, fun food crafts, crafts for gifts, and more. Our Easy Craft Ideas… We have fall, winter, spring and summer crafts…Continue reading

These festive valentines crafts are easy to make! and made with inexpensive craft supplies. Any are great Valentine’s Day activities for seniors and elderly. They’re also easy to modify for those who need more help. So see what you can do with them to fit your needs. (For more general activities to do during the…Continue reading

We probably are all familiar with March senior activities like St. Patrick’s Day and the coming of spring. But there are so many more March and spring activities as well! Take a look at our suggestions below – both the general commemorations for the month and also specific calendar dates for some fun activities to…Continue reading

Get some awesome summer senior activities. Including special arts and crafts, games, recipes, parties, plus making (and eating) foods and snacks! Great for either outdoors or in, if it’s hot. These ideas can be added to anything you might be doing throughout the summer. And if you want activities for the specific summer months, the…Continue reading

Find some new ideas for your July senior activities. Find crafts to games and outdoor activities, to summer food projects and parties. You’ll discover some here that go beyond the ordinary, and others that will please those with special interests. There’s sure to be something for everyone. All of our American readers will know about…Continue reading

These strawberry desserts have your choice of topping and are also easy  gifts you can make. Do it the super easy way or make chocolate covered strawberries. We explain both. This is both a food and craft project so perfect for senior activities. The result will be an attractive centerpiece, door prize, or gift –…Continue reading

Gourd craft ideas are perfect for seniors and elderly! They’re fun all year round, but particularly make great fall craft projects. I love the lumpy, bumpy kinds that suggest all sorts of funny and weird characters. And these gourds so easy! And can be adjusted to all activity levels. Just take a look at the…Continue reading