Good morning everyone, I was just listening to BBC Breakfast – talking about publishing the number of nurses on duty – each day – on each ward. I’m not entering the debate here, the subject reminded me to share these ‘Time to Chat’ talking prompts with you …
During my research into social interaction to really make a difference, many hospital and residential care home volunteer visitors expressed a difficulty in initiating and holding conversation with patients, especially patients who were living with dementia. Some volunteers commented that they felt unable to fulfil their generous role; chatting and cheering people up for well-being.
Sometimes, just talking is enough:
Time to Chat cards are wipe-clean. Storage wallet included. Attractive images with brief introduction text. Handy for volunteers, carers, families ..
Happy Days Time to Chat Range is on sale in the shop. Choose from:
Around World War II and other images
People We Know
Pets and Cute Animals
Everyday Objects to Recognise
Things to do … 12 Topic cards containing 12 numbered prompts and dice to help vary conversations
Things to talk about … 12 Topic cards containing 12 numbered prompts and dice to help vary conversations