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Gift Ideas for Seniors in Assisted Living Facilities - Richmond, VA

- Tuesday, December 09, 2014

Chances are you are doing your holiday shopping. If you have a loved one in an assisted living home, it may be difficult to come up with a gift idea.

Here are some gift ideas for those living in assisted living residences or other types of long-term residential facilities:

  • Soap, lotions and other toiletries
  • Tissues with decorative holders
  • Box of miscellaneous greeting cards with pre-stamped envelopes
  • Filled picture frames and photo albums
  • Homemade treats (if allowed)
  • Decorative hand towels
  • Lap blankets
  • Phone cards
  • Homemade arts and crafts (from grandchildren)
  • Favorite music on CD
  • Large-print books and puzzles
  • Housecoat and slippers
  • Bed jacket, shawl or nice cardigan sweater
  • New shirts and pants
  • New blanket or afghan
  • Pads of paper and pens to write notes
  • Hats, scarves and gloves
  • Stuffed animals
  • Large dial watch or alarm clock
  • Costume jewelry and hair accessories

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