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#Knitters Wanted! A new scheme to help patients with dementia has put out an urgent call for knitters form Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

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Alzheimer's Sensory Fidget Blanket - Idea For Those With Dementia, Autism & Restless Fingers

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One of the best gifts you can give to someone that has Alzheimer's is a Busy Blanket (or Fidget Blanket) . No need to make it too large, lap size will do. Just make it colorful with lots of textures; add zippers and gadgets, etc. This will help with sensory stimulation and keep their hands busy while occupying their mind to reduce the potential of agitation

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Burgundy and Blues Fidget Quilt for Dementia, Alzheimer's and others

Burgundy and Blues Fidget Quilt for Dementia, Alzheimer's and others. by TotallySewn on Etsy

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Busy Farmer Fidget Quilt -- Tactile Fun and Hand Activities

A Fidget Quilt can be used by Alzheimers, Dementia or Brain Trauma Patients. It has attachments to keep restless fingers busy, touching and playing with the items. Items have to be tightly anchored as they will get a workout! Common Items and Textures help to elicit curiosity, memories or awareness in these patients. I can remember my Grandma picking at her blanket, over and over when she was in the later stages of Alzheimer’s. I wish we had know about these then! These Quilts are made…

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Alzheimer's Sensory Fidget Blanket - Idea For Those With Dementia, Autism & Restless Fingers

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Tea Time Fidget Quilt for Dementia, Alzheimer's and others

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Busy Farmer Fidget Quilt -- Tactile Fun and Hand Activities

A Fidget Quilt can be used by Alzheimers, Dementia or Brain Trauma Patients. It has attachments to keep restless fingers busy, touching and

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Fidget Quilt Sensory Tactile Blanket Memory Mat for Alzheimer's, Dementia, Stroke, Nursing Home, Hospital Patients, Autism, Sensory Disorder

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