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Hole in One

Hole in One
Activity of the Week (June 20-25): Hole in One About : A golf game that has clients practice their putting skills How to Play : Staff will arrange seats in two straight lines and ask clients interested in playing the game to sit in these seats. This seating arrangement works well so they can watch each person take their turn. All participating clients names will be written on the board so scoring can be kept....
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Reading Group

Reading Group
Activity of the Week (May 24-28): Reading Group About : This activity not only helps maintain intellectual ability, but it also helps encourage discussion. All you need to run the activity is either a large print story book, novel, or magazine. How to implement : Clients can either have the option to actively read or just simply listen and be read to. Have client(s) sit in a circle or at a table and each have...
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Outdoor Walking

Outdoor Walking
Activity of the Week (May 2-6): Outdoor Walking This week we are featuring our outdoor walking program. Now that the weather is getting nicer one or two staff will be taking small groups of clients outside for approximately a 20 minute walk. There are many benefits to the outdoor walking program some of which include the strengthening of your heart muscle, meaning it is a great cardio exercise. We use outdoor walking as a social...
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Short Stories

Short Stories
Activity of the Week (April 25th-29th): Short Stories About : Reading short stories is a way to occupy the mind and engage in stimulating conversation. How To Play: Seat group in quiet area or room Welcome group. Provide clients with copies of the story to follow along. Read the story. Encourage clients to take turns reading parts of the story. Use the “Discussion Starters” at the end to start a conversation.
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Life Stories

Life Stories
Activity of the Week (May 30 - Jun 3): Life Stories About : This game is a social game that can be played with 2-8 players. The Life Stories board game is a great way for clients to get to know others better and build a rapport . Lifestories is a delightful storytelling game based on each player's experiences. Sample cards include: Tell about an incident when you couldn't stop laughing; tell about one of...
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