There is hardly anything more rewarding for activity coordinators than an increase in resident participation. Weeks of hard work are paid off! It is even more gratifying to see a resident who repeatedly declines to join activities walk into the recreation area for a concert, game or to participate in a trivia or discussion group. Here are a few tips that may help improve participation rates at your facility. Some you may be using already, others you may not have tried for a while.
180 game or task card for verbal problem solving with special needs students from middle school to adult. I have used this in schools and group homes.http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Life-Skills-Solving-Problems-and-Answering-Questions-Verbally - created via http://pinthemall.net