Choosing gifts for people with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia isn’t always easy, so if you’re running out of ideas, we are here to help make the decision process easier.

Here is a list of our top gifts for people with dementia and Alzheimer’s. Each dementia gift has been selected based on whether they make daily life a bit easier or bring pleasure and fun. People with dementia still have lots of life to live so if you’re searching for a special gift, take a look at our list below.

Help to keep a normal routine: Unforgettable Day Clocks

Unforgettable Day Clocks Gift

These day clocks adapt to your needs. Clear and easy to see, you can choose to display either the exact time with date and day or simplify it just to the day and time of day (morning, afternoon, evening and night). It’s ideal for someone with dementia who gets muddled up with time and helps reduce agitation and repetitive questions.

Cost: From £39.99 click here to find out more

Photographs from every year of your life: Your Life in Pictures

Your Life in Pictures Gift

This beautifully bound newspaper book makes the perfect dementia gift. It is tailor made to include iconic photographs of major news events from every year of your life, starting with the day you were born. You can also have your name embossed on the cover at no extra cost. A gift to cherish, perfect for those who love to reminisce about times gone by.

Cost: £29.99 click here to find out more

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Favourite tunes on demand: The Simple Music Player

The Simple Music Player Gift

Music can make a great gift for someone with dementia or Alzheimer’s. This simple music player is great for reminiscence and sparking conversation, and its vintage style will feel familiar to the elder generation. You can add up to 1,000 of your own songs to keep it personal, and it comes with five Big Band Songs to get you started.

Cost: £83.32 click here to find out more

Keep minds active: The Boredom Buster Kit

The Boredom Buster Kit Gift

If you are looking for a gift to help boost mood and bring maximum enjoyment, our Boredom Buster Kit is ideal. The kit includes one of our best-selling jigsaws, Aquapaint sheets, the all-time favourite Snakes and Ladders, Animal Bingo, colourful Snap Cards and easy to use Dice Cards.

Cost: £59.00 click here to find out more

Find your perfect pet: Companion Petz

Companion Petz Gift

These best-selling furry friends have already brought comfort and companionship to thousands of people living with dementia. Realistic to look at, their bodies gently rise and fall to mimic ‘breathing.’ And at such a reasonable price, it’s no surprise that they remain a very popular dementia gift for people who may no longer be able to care for real animals.

Cost: £26.99 click here to find out more

A cuddle therapist: Arthur – The Musical Teddy Bear

Arthur, The Musical Teddy Bear Gift

Press his paw, and this therapeutic bear will play a favourite song, but that’s not all. He’s also irresistibly soft and tactile, offering sensory stimulation, comfort and great joy to the person you love. Arthur is unique.

Cost: £72.00 click here to find out more

Memories brought to life: Talking Photo Album

Talking Photo Album Gift

Record your own commentary to go with each photograph in this best-selling photo album. It’s incredibly simple to upload your commentary and it makes it easier to trigger memories and conversation. Photo albums just got more exciting!

Cost: £29.99 click here to find out more

Soothe into sleep: Shining Star Cube with Soothing Sounds

Shining Star Cube Gift

Shining Star Cube offers visual and audio displays that are calming and soothing. So, if the person you care about can’t settle, they can lie back and watch the ceiling turn into a beautiful night sky. Or if they’d prefer sounds, they can listen to the sound of waves, bird song or a favourite lullaby.

Cost: £18.99 click here to find out more

Keep fidgeting fingers happy: Fiddle Muff

Fiddle Muff Gift

These fiddle muffs are a great way to ease boredom, stress and agitation. Hard wearing, but soft to touch, they have lots of interesting textures to twiddle and colours to keep the person you care about occupied and stimulated.

Cost: £24.99 click here to find out more

Simple way to stay in touch: DORO Secure 580

DORO Secure 580 Gift

This looks like a basic mobile, but it also has built-in GPS, which means that you can locate the person you care about instantly. The phone comes with two-way calling, so they can press the SOS button to give you a call and text their location. You can also request their location by text too. Best of all, it has four speed dial keys so that the person you love can call the people they rely on with one simple press.

Cost: £104.99 click here to find out more

Looking for something else? Check out our gifts category to find a wide range of gifts perfect for someone with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia.