Remember go to work on an egg adverts and green shield stamps? The sight of a picture of food liked or disliked can go a long way to stirring memories. This beautiful collection of 24 cards, Gloss laminated to be hygienic and last longer, covers the main foods of yesteryear. We've worked with the big brands to find what was actually eaten in the 50s.
They are so much more than just a reminiscence product (although they can be very usefully used to that purpose - as a group/individuals/families/intergenerational). You can use the postcards to help build up a 'map of life' of individuals with dementia. Using them as visual prompts to gain an insight into the persons past memories. This information then becomes useful when making an individual activity plan for that person (families, CQC & social workers).
Ready to go for;
- Bingo, matching pairs game, snap
- Stick into memory books
- To help choose the meal or snack for today
- To help discover a little bit about the person