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Activity Quilts for People with Dementia

Activity quilts, or “Fiddle Pinnies” can help maintain finger skills, provide stimulation and conversation topics for those suffering with Dementia.Lady with activity quilt

The quilts can have a zips, buttons, ribbons etc. sewn on them as well as a variety of different textured material and can be tailored to the interests of the individual.

 

 

Lady with activity quiltIf you are interested in making a quilt a useful sheet can be downloaded here. We would love to know if you have made one, so please get in touch with the Action and Outreach unit via the usual office contact.

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