A common and pretty major challenge as an activity professional is weekend or evening activities, activities that can be done when we’re not at the facility. There are only so many volunteers to go around and staff is busy with their own work and can’t always facilitate activities either. Movies are great, but not very engaging, … More Activity Books- for adults?
Pinterest: Where you can organize all your ideas, search for things you need now, find websites you stumbled across months ago, and get inspired about anything you want. … More Pinterest- My Number One Resource
One of the simplest and most important things that an activities or recreation department needs is a functional calendar. … More Example Activities Schedule and Google Calendar
Word games to keep residents cognitively engaged: Beginning and End, Scattergories, Word Searches, and Change a Letter. … More Keeping the Wheels Turning: Word Games
One of the most difficult things in my current position is keeping our materials organized, especially movies. … More Movie/ Music/ Books Organization Resource