Activities for Individuals with Dementia

Heartwood Senior Living offers a wide range of programs, services and accommodations to help each resident feel comfortable and to help their families experience considerably less stress in their daily lives.

  • Full-time Registered Nurse / Local Owner, Jason Schmitz, RN – is an expert in all forms of dementia and successful staff approaches to challenging behaviors.
  • Professional, trained staff 24 hours a day
  • Highest caregiver staff-to-resident ratios in the Fox Valley
  • Heartwood Homes ‘Activity Stimulation’ Programs (i.e. daily stretching & exercise, arts & crafts, humor therapy, current events, reminiscence programs, spiritual services, and re-motivation therapy).

Sample Activity Calendar

  • Sunday
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • 1
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Bible Readings
    Spring Door Art
    Sidewalk Chalk
  • 2
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Finger Painting
    Games and Puzzles
    Musical Instruments
  • 3
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Baking Workshop
    Decorate Cookies
    White Elephant Gift Game
  • 4
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Magazine Collage
    Make Play Dough
    I Spy
  • 5
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Cinco De Mayo Party
    Hit the Pinata
    Balloon Twisting
  • 6
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Reminisce About Mom
    Movie and Snack
    Minute to Win It
  • 7
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Make Mother’s Day Card
    Saturday Night Bingo
    Name that Tune
  • 8
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Bible Readings
    Flower Arrangements
    Board Games
  • 9
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Juggling
    What’s in the Bag?
    Hole in One Contest
  • 10
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Guess that Fruit
    Spa Day
    Clown Around
  • 11
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Nikki Simms @ 10:30
    Cosmic Bowling
    Local Cheese Tasting
  • 12
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Garden Walk
    Hula Hoop Contest
    Paint by Number
  • 13
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Make Bird Feeders
    Movie and Snack
    Poetry in Motion
  • 14
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Tell Jokes & Sing Songs
    Make Rain Sticks
    Saturday Night Bingo
  • 15
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Bible Readings
    Manicures & Pedicures
    Paper Mache
  • 16
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Ice Cream Social
    Live Weyers @ 3:30
    Puppet Show
  • 17
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    HHSL Coloring Contest
    Memory Boxes
    Karaoke Night
  • 18
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Flower Arrangements
    Quilt Work Patches
    Sea Shell Mobiles
  • 19
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Fancy Fans
    Make Masks
    Game Night
  • 20
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    HHSL Mural
    Make Sun Catchers
    Movie and Snack
  • 21
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Basket Weaving
    Saturday Night Bingo
    Shut the Box
  • 22
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Bible Readings
    Garden Walk
    Needlepoint Craft
  • 23
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Plant Flowers/Herbs
    Water Colors
    Puffy Paint Shirts
  • 24
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Make Picture Frames
    Beaded Craft
    The Price is Right
  • 25
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Heartwood Home Store
    Color Me Windsock
    Ring Toss
  • 26
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Make Your Own Mug
    Crossword Puzzles
    HHSL Casino Night
  • 27
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Tie Dye Shirts
    Domino
    Movie and Snack
  • 28
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Pizza Party 🙂
    Saturday Night Bingo
  • 29
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Bible Readings
    Face Painting
    Manicures & Pedicures
  • 30
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    Armchair Fitness
    Decorate Hats
    Play Twister
  • 31
    Exercise
    Ball Toss/Current Event
    T-Shirt Tote Bags
    Reminiscing
    Make Tile Trivets
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