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Puzzles & Quizzes
Jigsaw puzzles are a fun cognitive task, but they’re not always easy when you’re living with dementia. Our 35 Piece Jigsaws are designed for people who have loved jigsaw puzzles in the past, but now find 63 pieces a struggle.
The larger pieces help a person to complete the puzzle as independently as possible, which in turn creates a greater sense of achievement and pride.
The lovely images might even bring back memories, especially if the theme means something to them. You can also create a discussion using the questions inside the box or making up your own.
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Some of the puzzle themes could nicely lead onto another activity. For example, if someone liked the Autumn Market puzzle, you could go on to do the Harvest Vegetable Quiz.
We have collated a great bank of activity ideas to suit any stage, season or mindset. And there is more; sign up for access to our extended list and be the first to hear of our newest ideas.
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