My Life Story Book is a wonderful opportunity to put person-centred care into real practice and create meaningful activities for the elderly.
Our easy to complete workbook designed by Activities to Share makes a great shared reminiscence activity.
Information can be gathered slowly over a period of time and noted down in the life history book. Photos or pictures can be added where appropriate.
The value of documenting a person's life history is priceless - here are just some of the benefits:
Helping to engage family, friends, activity co-dinators, carers with the person and their life, both past and present.
Serving as a valuable contribution to care planning, focusing on individuals' needs, preferences, history and life style.
An ideal way for carers, managers, support staff and volunteers to make a genuine connection with their residents.
Providing people with dementia with an improved sense of identity and self worth
Book headings provide a guide for conversation prompts and include:
'My precious memories; My hobbies and interests; Favourite Pastimes; Special People; Faith; Significant Dates and many more.
We have included a page of useful guidance notes to assist staff in providing more relevant activities for the individual.
Size: A4; Over 20 pages printed in black and white; pages laid out with lines for writing and space for photographs