Sensory-rich activities: connecting people with the outdoors

Nature mobiles

Nature mobiles are a great way to bring the outdoors in. The activity can be repeated throughout the seasons and will always give you a different and interesting end result. The mobiles can easily be transformed into bird feeders which will look fantastic in the garden.

making a nature mobile

Download the nature mobile instructions

Nature mobile instructions pdf (1070kb)
Nature mobile instructions plain text


Creative activities for carers - see more about how we're using activities with carers

Creative Spaces resources - find out how we're using dementia-friendly activities

Let Nature Feed Your Senses - see how we're using activities as part of sensory-rich visits to farms

Mindfulness and dementia

mindfulness for dementia activity

Find out how practicing simple mindfulness meditation can reduce some of the stresses associated with dementia.