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Fran West

Fran West’s Photography DVDs and Reminiscence Photos CDs

Award-winning adventurer Fran West presents a series of DVD movie (slideshow) presentations of photos with background music. Designed for easy viewing and listening, the DVDs are a combination of Fran’s aerial and ground images. They have been designed specifically at the request of, and for use by, diversional therapists, to connect people with past lifestyles, […]

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Christmas Picture Bingo Sample Card

Christmas Picture Bingo

Add some variety to your regular bingo program with a colourful picture bingo game that features the symbols and traditions of Christmas. Click on the picture to find our more about this game and other Christmas resources such as dvds, books and posters.  Alex Hearst’s Christmas Spirit Singalong DVDJoin in with Aussie singer Alex Hearst […]

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Age of Adventure Card Card Set

New Products for November

Check out our five newest activities available for sale at the bottom of this page including an innovative resource called Age of Adventure: The Strengths of Active Ageing. Click on the photo for more information about this interesting resource. Age of Adventure is a boxed set of 50 photographs accompanied by a 36 page explanation […]

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Getting Around Reminiscence Pack poster samples

Getting Around DVD – the latest in the Fran West collection

This slideshow presentation depicts different ways we get around including cars, trains, boats, planes, trams, bicycles, motorbikes, buses, animals and walking. Backed by appropriate music, this dvd is great for reminsicence. Click on the picture to read more. Photos have been taken in Australia, the United Kingdom (England, Scotland and Wales), the USA and South […]

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Vegetable patch video preview

The Vegetable Patch DVD

Containing both video footage and still images, this therapeutic dvd enables the carer to engage the person with dementia in social interaction and reminiscence relating to creating a vegetable garden, growing, picking and preparing of vegetables as a pastime. Main Movie:The Vegetable Patch (28mins)  includes: Man building a vegetable garden, children helping to plant seedlings, […]

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Skittles – Wooden

Prices Don’t Always Go Up

Box ‘n’ Dice are pleased to be able to say that some of our products have gone down in price, as we have been able to lower some of their base costs. In the spirit of Christmas giving we are happy to pass on the savings to you our loyal customers. Huge Savings on our […]

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Alan Tyson Singalong DVD range

Seven albums of singalong DVD’s produced, sung and played on a Yamaha keyboard, by Tasmanian Alan Tyson. Each album has 40 songs that are printed in large easy to read print on the television screen and are sung in keys that are easy to follow. The songs are a mixture of golden oldies, country, past […]

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Weighted Lap Pads – What’s the deal?

Preliminary findings of some studies with clients with dementia,  seem to suggest that weighted items may assist with mangement of agitation, aggression and anxiety by providing deep pressure sensory input which provides a sense of comfort and security. Weighted blankets and lap bags/pads are increasingly being used in this area, though more study is needed.The […]

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Olympic rings

Olympic Games Activities

It’s not long now till the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro from the 5th to the 21st August 2016. Are you ready to roll with some Olympic Games activities? Click on the picture to see what is on offer in our activity catalogue.

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Aquapaint water painting activity

Aquapaint

Introducing Aquapaint – A reusable water painting activity for people living with dementia and Alzheimers Disease. Four sets available, each with four pictures to paint and re-use over and over again.  

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