Daily Activities

When possible my elderly person likes to look at old pictures......play the guessing game (use a lunch sack and put any small objects inside, when you have 10 let your elderly person close their eyes and you hand them an item and guess what it is simply by touch.) Get a photo album and let you elderly person put any cards they receive in the album. (nice pictures and they can see where they came from at a glance.)


Let the elderly person help in any small way with cooking. My elderly person helped me crack and goody pecans. I know it sounds morbid but my mom use to like to go to the grave yard and simply read the stones.

Take your elderly person on walks....(use a wheelchair and take them to walk parks or even dog walk parks as they love the animals). Most of all listen and talk to them. They know more than we might first think.

Ask questions and tell them about your day, your family and friends, things that have happened to you. The elderly are wonderful people you can count on most to be very helpful and kind.

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Creative Activities for Elderly Parents.


Home | Site Map | About | Contact | Privacy Policy | Disclosure

© Copyright evSky Incorporated 2008-2019 | All Rights Reserved


Eldercare for

Aging Parents

Are you having a difficult time with being the "Caregiver" for Mom and Dad?

Click Here to Read What Others are Saying and Leave a Comment About Your Own Experiences....

Or Start your Own Discussion Page!

Recent Articles

  1. Sister Will Not Help

    Nov 21, 19 04:34 PM

    I just found this website and reading through all the comments. I can't believe how many people are out there with the same issues as mine, a sibling

    Read More

  2. Care for our Parents with no Sibling help

    Nov 21, 19 04:32 PM

    Seven years ago a doctors office prescribed my mother wrong medication while telling her her medicines would change as they would become generic. They

    Read More

  3. Mom fighting us on her care

    Nov 18, 19 12:27 PM

    My 86 year old mother lives alone and complains everyday that’s she’s alone. My brother and I both work so we can’t be there for her. Recently her copd

    Read More