A suggestion for a simple and enjoyable art activity by Make it Better (mitber) CIC.
Resource pack to help develop care home pen pal partnerships and encourage creative writing activities. This user-friendly guide includes tips and suggestions, template letters and ideas for related creative activities. Developed with Creative Writes, Sunrise Seniors, Gracewell and Greensleeves Care.
Developing everyday creative activities is a good way of bringing more art into your homes. Residents and staff that are put off by the term ‘the arts’ may be more willing to take part in craft, reminiscence or cooking related activities.
Launched in May 2015, A Choir in Every Care Home is an initiative to explore how music and singing can feature regularly in care homes across the country.
The Toolkit for Care Homes, aimed at care homes and musicians, provides practical tips and advice on how to bring music into the lives of care home residents.
Watch 5 videos made by Live Music Now on how to lead a music session.