Are you planning a day out with your care home residents or group? Many people can find it stressful to have to board a bus and sit still on an extended journey. For anyone living with a dementia or learning disability, this can prove difficult for activity coordinators and staff to manage. Our selection includes a number of products to provide comfort along the way.
We have put together a range of carefully designed products to help keep people occupied during the journey and also items to help make the day out that bit more special. Most are made of lightweight materials and are compact in size to fit easily into a bag.
For the start of the journey, our CD and Songbooks will provide great entertainment. We have chosen a select few which are sure to get residents singing and enjoying the journey. If you prefer a more peaceful time, our new Find It game is compact and easy to carry and will occupy passengers with its unique challenge.
Why not take along some active games? To make it easier for you, we have selected a few of our lightweight easy to carry active games and hobby kits.
From funky frogs to silly sloths, these colourful character cards can be used to play memory match, snap, chase the cheetah and happy families. Makes a cost-effective activity for any care home or day centre, many people love a card game and this pack will appeal for almost everyone with its versatility.
Spin it, twist it, shake it. How many of the hidden treasures can you find in this fabulous tube of delights?. 40 tiny items to find amongst the beads that include: a peg, ladybird, pom pom, macaroni etc. Great to keep passengers amused on long journeys.
Score a winner with this Foam Can Alley Number game. See if you can knock down as many cans with your bags, then add up your scores. Less noisy than our Tin Can Alley game and great to practise numeracy skills too!
Over 100 favourite, nostalgic medleys on a great double CD collection. The large-print photocopiable songbook features words to all the songs. An ideal reminiscence aid. Songs include: 'Pack Up Your Troubles', 'Bless 'Em All', 'The Lambeth Walk' and many more!
50 favourite classics from the 1960s to singalong to. Set includes 2 CDs plus large print songbook. Includes Elvis Presley, The Shadows and more.
50 original timeless classics from the 1950s to singalong to. Includes 2 CDs plus large print songbook. Artists include: Elvis Presley, Doris Day and more.
Extend your knowledge about the seashore with this helpful kit. Includes: fishing net, magnified collection jar, 24 ID cards, notepad and pencil and full instructions.
Everything you need to study our wonderful bird wildlife. Budding ornithologists love the folding binoculars, id cards, notepad and pencil. Also includes feeding recipes and a guide to help.
Players take a card and read out the joke. Great to encourage children to read and makes a fun activity for coordinators to play with residents.
Baby Danny is sure to melt anyone's heart. His cute outfit is easily removable and he comes complete with dummy and bottle. Doll therapy is widely recognised for people living with dementia to help evoke nurturing instincs and help with stressful situations.
Beautiful Gloria will melt anyone's heart. She comes with a removable romper suit, hat, bottle and dummy. Her lower half is bean-filled. Doll therapy is a recognised therapy often used with dementia patients to help rekindle memories of looking after children and give a sense of purpose
Specially requested by hospital and care home staff, this pocket cushion has 9 different attachments to keep restless hands busy. Ideal for individual use. See video below:
NEW! One for the boys - macho coat still with a great assortment of attachments to twiddle, pull, slide and unclip. Coat is removable for washing.
NEW!.Same adorable pup to cuddle but with a vibrant pink coat. Great assortment of attachments to twiddle, pull, slide and unclip. Coat is removable for washing.
Cuddle Cat lies happily on your lap and loves to be stroked all day! Soft and pliable, doesn't shed fur or need feeding. The simple act of stroking helps ease away anxiety and stress.
100% huggable, Mandie is sure to captivate anyone with her winning smile and pretty outfit. Made from soft cotton, Mandie will neatly fit our pram. 35cm tall.
Harry's impish smile is guaranteed to melt anyone's heart!. Made from soft plush fabric, he makes a great companion. Removable clothes for washing.
They’re bright! They’re colourful and they’re budget friendly. Colourful and tactile, they provide hours of physical exercise and stimulating fun, which are so important to an overall health care strategy.Sold singly.
Lovely, traditional garden game crafted from real wood. As popular in the UK as it is across the rest of Europe. A great game to play across the generations.
New design! A traditional, well loved game played standing or sitting, indoors or outside. All wood construction and comes with 4 durable rope quoits and storage bag.
Keep fit and have fun at the same time with this lightweight badminton set. Can be played indoors or out. Includes 2 racquets and 1 shuttlecock.
Anyone for tennis? This lightweight set is just the thing to play indoors or out. Durable set of plastic raquets and soft sponge ball is all you need for game, set and match!
A Light weight summer ball & pump set ideal to play catch in the garden or out and about. Ball measures 16cm diameter.
Pile them up and see how many you can knock down - they will fall with minimum noise so ideal for quiet areas. Brightly coloured cork toss game that is a good activity for older people and anyone with a learning disability. Eco friendly sustainable cork throughout.
Throw your chicken and try to land on the target but beware! One side has a bonus spot, the other side has a penalty spot!Person with the LOWEST score wins. Brilliant but crazy game for all abilities.
Huge 50cm diameter lightweight ball - great for upper body exercise - no fear of missing this when it comes your way! Ideal for all ages and abilities. Fully washable. *MULTIBUY OFFER.
throw you boule as close as you can to the small jack, if it is closer than your opponent - you get a point. Highest score wins!
Made from strong durable nylon with 8 easy grip handles. Helps with upper body tone and makes exercising fun for all ages and abilities.
Roll up! Roll up! Who's going to be the first to try their hand at this fun game. Just stack the tins and throw the beanbags to knock as many down as you can.
Fun quiz cards all done up to look like a take-away carton! Test your knowledge with these 100 music questions ranging across the decades, example; 'Which 1980s band did Morrissey rise to fame fronting?'
Nothing conjures up the style and elegance of a traditional English summer’s day like a game of croquet. Beautiful all wooden set that makes a treasured activity for all ages.
Two activities in one, this pack provides inspiration and guidance to get more out of being outdoors.The Nature Explorer book contains quality photographs that highlight the season to spark a chat.Nature Walker contains textures to search and find. Waterproof too!