Puzzles for the Elderly with Dementia and Alzheimer's
Puzzles and puzzle-like games make a great gift for those living with Dementia and early, middle and late-stage Alzheimer's and provide patients with mental stimulation. Puzzles for the elderly with dementia provide comfort and potentially ease some of the symptoms of the disease as they are a wonderful distarction that can be done alone or as a group activity. Since Alzheimer’s disease deteriorates the brain, patients and loved-ones need cognitive stimulation to help keep the brain engaged and active.
For those who are in the middle stages of dementia or any form of memory loss may benefit from a 36-piece puzzle or a 60-piece puzzle, while those in more advanced stages or those with limited hand coordination may benefit from a simple wooden puzzle or a sound puzzle that make sounds for additional cognitive stimulation.