A Typical Session at Tygolau

WELCOME----Tea/ coffee/ hot chocolate and cakes.

REALITY ORIENTATION

(on whiteboard)

Do service users know the day, date, place, season, year? What is the weather like today?

MEMORY GAME/ MEMORY QUIZ

eg: Kim’s Game (Items on tray shown and discussed. Items then covered with a cloth. How many items remembered at the end of the session). Busy picture. How much can be remembered at the end of the session.

MAIN TOPIC

(with power point)
  • Schooldays
  • Royal family
  • Name that Tune
  • Famous Faces/ Famous Couples
  • The Old Sweet Shop
  • Do you remember?

WIND DOWN

Memory tray/ picture. How much retained by end of session? (Memory joggers given as necessary)

CHAIR EXERCISES/ RELAXATION TO MUSIC

SHORT REALITY ORIENTATION

(Reminder of time, place etc.)

CLOSE OF SESSION

Thanks to all for attending

Sing Ty-Golau theme song, ‘God be with you till we meet again’
Very short prayer of blessing.
Short discussions:

  • Have you enjoyed session?
  • What enjoyed most/least?
  • Any way the session could be improved?