What Activities Do Seniors Do in Assisted Living?

Assisted living activities are about much more than bingo.

We know that our senior residents benefit a lot from regular activities, and the National Institute on Aging agrees! These activities help keep the mind and body healthy in addition to helping form social relationships.

So what are some meaningful activities for seniors? Take a look at some of the various activities for seniors we offer and others that can provide great benefits. We’ll also mention some other ones that have been shown to have benefits.

Activities for Seniors in Assisted Living in Bladenboro, NC

We believe in both physical and mental activities to help our residents get the most out of their experience.

Our senior activities calendar includes:

  • Cooking classes
  • Shopping excursions
  • Fancy fingers
  • Bingo
  • Exercise classes
  • Board games
  • Painting
  • Balloon toss
  • Arts and other craft activities for seniors
  • Trivia nights—including Bible Jeopardy

We also offer devotions and worship services.

Creative Indoor Activities for Seniors in a Retirement Home

Interested in learning Tai Chi? How about learning how to tie a fly for fly fishing or taking computer classes?

If there’s an activity you’re interested in, we want to hear from you! Just take a moment and speak to our activities director who will be glad to discuss your ideas.

Outdoor Activities: Things Our Seniors Like to Do in Scenic Bladenboro, NC

Bladenboro is in Bladen County, NC, and is a short drive from the Bladen Lakes State Forest, the largest state-owned forest in North Carolina. Activities include bird watching and enjoying the beautiful, scenic forest featuring Carolina bays, sand ridges and river bottoms. Many also use the park for stargazing.

We’re also a half-hour from the amazing Lake Waccamaw, which is the perfect place for a picnic or spending a cool spring or fall day on the walking trails.

West Bladen Offers Quality Care in a Peaceful Environment in Bladenboro

At West Bladen in Bladenboro, NC, we recognize the contributions our residents have made to our region. Many of them have had wonderful careers where they have given so much to others.

In turn, we welcome the opportunity to care for them as they have given so much to our community.

Interested in learning more about West Bladen? See why we’re the best assisted living facility near you. Schedule a virtual tour to see our building, meet our staff and get answers to all of your questions.