Free Downloadable Activities...
Please enjoy these free downloadable activities for people with Alzheimer's and dementia. All that is required is Acrobat Reader and a printer. The downloads include all of the materials necessary along with full instructions. Simply click on the activity to download it, print it out and follow the instructions!
Adult Coloring Art Activities
Research shows that coloring offers therapeutic benefits to people with dementia. With the well chosen, simple images it is an achievable creative outlet. These pages can get you started.
Word Search Puzzles
These are samples of our word search puzzles for people with dementia. There are three levels of difficulty, with level one being the easiest. There are no backwards or diagonal words and the type is large and easy to read. Use these samples to determine the appropriate level(s) of difficulty for the person. If the person enjoys the puzzles, you may want to look at our full selection of word searches for dementia.
Other Word Games and Puzzles
Many people who enjoyed reading and words will enjoy these fun word games and puzzle.
Tangram Templates (requires Tangram puzzle)
Have more fun with your Tangram - here are some additional templates to try. Requires our Wooden Tangram.
Match the Photos Activities
Match the pictures on the cards to the templates, or simply talk about the images and reminisce. A fun challenge and conversation starter.
Small Group Activities
Ideal for 2 to 4 people, these activities are a fun way to engage a small group of dementia patients.