Helping improve the quality of life of elderly people in care. Author Eskaleen Tooley is a New Zealand Registered Occupational Therapist with over 25 years' experience working with disabled and elderly people. She shares her experience in her three 'For A Good Old Age' books and provides valuable advice.
These books are practical activity resource manuals for activity coordinators, to help motivate older people living in rest homes, hospitals and day centres. The books are written for a New Zealand audience and include international themes.
The A5 paperbacks are packed with reminiscence and reality-oriented activities, discussion topics and quizzes, floor games, plus much more. Also included are activities suitable for confused and one-handed elderly people.
What makes us different?
Eskaleen focusus on helping keep older people in their own homes by putting in services such as personal care, home help and shopping. She has written and published four books about motivating older people living in care.