Keep seniors moving and excited with these great senior outing ideas

senior outing ideasThese are a few senior outing ideas that caregivers can do with seniors when out together.

Keep in mind that any of these activities will depend on mobility,  participation, and permission.

Get out an about if you can, and as often as you can with your senior client(s). A time will come when it will become much more challenging to get out some of these senior outing ideas, and you will wish that you had done more when you could.

No regrets, get out and enjoy your time out with your seniors. Your senior clients will really enjoy the outings and appreciate your efforts.

Year round senior outing ideas:

  • Community Events: Check online 
  • Festivals
  • Museum Exhibitions
  • Art Shows
  • Attend clubs with senior who has a membership : even if it is just to go socially
    • Tennis
    • Golf
    • Gym
    • Bowling
    • Curling
    • Fitness/ Spa
  • Beauty Services
    • Hair/Skin/Nail treatments
  • Walk
    • somewhere scenic outdoors with benches to rest periodically.
    • A shopping mall during the winter months.
  • Swim Indoors
    • Find out when the senior swim is scheduled
  • Park close to the airport and watch planes land and take off.
  • Aquarium visit
  • Bake / Cook together
  • Brewery tour-see how its made together
  • Book a factory tour
  • Check local tours of how things are made (i.e. Cheese, ice cream, chocolate, blown glass decor…)
  • Art Class
  • Pottery Class
  • Ballet Production
  • Theatre Production
  • Movie Theatre
  • Symphony Concert
  • Bingo
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Food Tasting
  • Visit unique local shops (i.e. handmade toy making shop, British Products specialty store etc)
  • Art & Crafts Store and purchase a small project to do together
  • Play Cards / UNO
  • Chess, Checkers, jenga etc.
  • Make a puzzle together
  • Got to browse antique shops, 2nd hand stores, dollar stores (loads of fun inexpensive finds)
  • Large Cathedral Tour

Senior outing ideas

Winter outdoors ideas & activities:

  • Snowshoeing
  • Scenic drive
  • Cross country skiing
  • Sleigh Ride
  • Skating
  • Walking on cleared paths

Spring ideas:

  • Sugar Shack
  • Preparing Garden

Summer / fall ideas:

  • Boat tour
  • Visit the Zoo or animal Park
    • Some parks you can stay in your car and drive by the animals
  • Landmark areas or activities in your area
  • Walk together along the water front, or ocean
  • Park close to the airport and watch planes land and take off
  • Tennis
    • Municipality courts are usually free and open courts in the middle of the day
  • Car Show
  • Outdoor Festivals
  • Garden center visit at a home improvement store
  • Farm visit and pick local produce
    • Berries
    • Apples
    • Cherries
    • Pumpkin
      *You can then bake together or carve the pumpkin
  • Vineyard tour and  sample the wine (if permitted)
  • Local Bird Center visit
  • Eco museum visit
  • Horse, Dog, Cow Show etc.
  • Memorial Events (i.e. veteran events, local events)
  • Gardening- go to flower/garden market together and buy flowers to plant
  • Fireworks event
  • Farmer’s Market (indoor & outdoor)
  • Outdoor Gardening

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✔️ Home Care Service Plan
✔️ Senior Client Intake Form
✔️ Care Assessment Report -One Sheet Quick Overview
✔️ Care Assessment Report -Complete Assessment-Long Format
✔️ Senior Care Information Form-Client Profile w/ Photo
✔️ Senior Fall Risk Assessment Form-Detailed Format
✔️ Caregiving Service and Fees Information-One Sheet to Present Potential Customers w/ Photo
✔️ Proposal Letter-Home Care Service-For New Clients
✔️ Proposal Letter-Home Care Service-Organizations and Health Facilities
✔️ Home Care Service Quote-Formal
✔️ Caregiver Job Description Form
✔️ Caregiver Time Sheet Weekly
✔️ Home Care Service Agreement
✔️ Senior Housekeeping Chart
✔️ Senior Personal Care-Hygiene Chart
✔️ Senior care invoice-Professional and Detailed
✔️ Hire a Caregiver Checklist-Quick Guide
✔️ Caregiver Application Form
✔️ Pre-Interview Caregiver Questionnaire-Pre-Screening
✔️ Caregiver Interview Questionnaire
✔️ Caregiver Reference Check Questionnaire-What to ask Previous Employers
✔️ Home Care Employee Job Offer
✔️ Caregiver Employment Agreement- Long format
✔️ Caregiver Employment Contract-Short Format- Good for Temp Workers
✔️ Caregiver Job Posting-Ad Sample-Copy and Paste
✔️ Home Care Tax Receipt for Senior Care Services-Send to Clients
✔️ COVID-19 Senior Visit Health Care Form-Includes Vaccination Information
✔️ Senior Non-Medical Transport  Agreement-Caregiver and Senior Client Outings
✔️ Home Care Competitor Call Script-Know How to Stand Out
✔️Home Care  Bookkeeping Checklist- Stay Organized and Pay Less Taxes
✔️ Senior Home Safety Checklist-Client Home Overview
✔️ Daily Food Log-Meal Tracker
✔️ Senior Community Services Contact List-Professionals who are a part of the Care Team
✔️ Emergency Medical Information Sheet
✔️ Client Progress Notes
✔️ Caregiving Daily Checklist (Caregiver Journal/Log of visit)
✔️ Employee Non-Compete Agreement
✔️ Final Employment Warning Letter
✔️ Termination of Employment Notice
✔️ Home Care Service Price Increase Letter
✔️ End of Life Wishes Form
✔️ Medical File Log- (2 Sizes-Letter + A4)
✔️ Medication List-(Letter + A5)
✔️ Weekly Medication Tracker
✔️ Monthly Medication Tracker
✔️ Medical Contacts
✔️ Vitamin Supplement List

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✔️ Care Assessment Report-PDF Fillable
✔️ Caregiver Employment Application-PDF Fillable
✔️ Caregiver Time Sheet (weekly)- PDF Fillable
✔️ Caregiving Daily Checklist-PDF Fillable
✔️ Monthly Medication Tracker-PDF Fillable

Both the word documents as well as the Excel spreadsheets can be customized. 

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The ‘Hire a private caregiver guide’ also includes 22 professional senior care templates

✔️ Hire caregiver checklist
✔️ Senior Care Requirements
✔️ Caregiver employment application form

✔️ Caregiver job description form
✔️ Senior care information form
✔️ Caregiver employment agreement (long form)
✔️ Caregiver employment contract (short form)
✔️ Pre-interview caregiver questionnaire
✔️ Caregiver interview questionnaire
✔️ Caregiver reference check questionnaire
✔️ Senior housekeeping chart
✔️ Senior hygiene care chart
✔️ Senior care invoice
✔️ Looking for caregiver job post template
✔️ Tax receipt for senior care
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Covid-19 Senior visit health form
✔️ Senior home Safety checklist (private home/residence)
✔️ Daily Food log
✔️ Senior community services contact list
✔️ End-of-Life wishes information sheet
✔️ Emergency medical information
✔️ Caregiving daily checklist
✔️ Caregiving daily checklist (ADOBE Fillable Form)

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