"Is it age appropriate?"
“Age appropriate” is something that I hear often in dementia care and it’s something that I completely disagree with. The question shouldn’t be “Is it age appropriate?” The question should be “does it bring joy?” says Jenni Mack Here, she explains why. In my own experience in dementia care many things which are perhaps initially questioned are – in the end – wonderful additions to person centred, joy inducing activities. Wooden bead mazes (where beads are pulled along twisted