Much appreciated by care home Activity Coordinators around the country, the Daily Sparkle is a reminiscence newspaper specially developed to provide daily stimulation, interest, enjoyment and fun for older people and people living with dementia.
It is an online newspaper, which is described as ‘about the world many older people live in, a world which we see as the past, but which is often their experience of reality. The articles trigger memories of times when they often felt happier. The Daily Sparkle helps older people feel good about themselves.
‘The Daily Sparkle evokes feelings of happiness and enhanced self-esteem. It also provides the perfect opportunity for interpersonal engagement. With its short, easy-to-digest articles, older people enjoy sharing their precious memories with others, paving the way to building relationships with staff and other residents.’
Over the past 12 years, the team at the Daily Sparkle report having worked with 7,000 activity coordinators.
This title can be ordered from Daily Sparkle