Dementia fidget quilt, activity blanket, Alzheimers fidget pad, gift
Each activity mat measures 20x20 inches and fits nicely on ones lap. They are quilted and made with specific themes that may have been of interest in their younger days.
Each one engages their sense of visual and tactile (touch) stimulation. The colors are chosen to match the specific quilt design. Pastels and soft prints are used to decrease the effects of bright and flashy high stimulation.
ON THE HUNT
This quilt provides the hunter with items for sense of touch that include a big game license tag-dated for 1969-1970, a compass, camouflage shoe laces, a key, black fringe and majestic wildlife scenery. Also attached for visual items are a felt deer, rifle and a hunting bow.
Sometimes memories are forgotten but a previous interest can bring a sense of familiarity.
The back of the quilt is made of flannel to prevent it from slipping off ones lap. It also includes a "belongs to:" tag to easily keep track of it in a facility.
Throughout the early, middle and beginning of late stages of Dementia/Memory deficit it is very common for one to be restless. Wandering is a chosen activity to occupy time. At times the wandering can be so tiring that diversional activity needs to be offered to entice one to sit for a while.
The activity lap quilt provides visual and tactile soothing diversion for short periods of time. Using a theme that allows recall of a specific interest they once had which can have a familiar and calming effect.
First Item: $2.77
Additional Items: $2.00
I ship all items standard USPS First Class Mail to the continental U.S. only.
I ship in poly bubble mailers to obtain the best shipping price for the buyer.
Cost of insurance or expedited shipping is additional and at the buyer's request and expense. (You may email me for arrangements).
Items are shipped 1-2 days after payment is received.
I will email acknowledgement of your order and when the item ships.
PayPal accepted and required within three (3) days of purchase. Item(s) will not be shipped until payment has cleared PayPal. In day 5 if no payment has cleared item will be relisted
I will consider issuing a partial refund of the item if it does not meet your expectations. Please contact me via email with in 7 days of purchase to discuss the problem. Shipping cost are not refundable.