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Christmas Gift Ideas for 2020 for the Elderly

Coming up with a Christmas gift for an elderly loved one could be an especially daunting task this year.  Finding something relevant, personal, meaningful, and budget friendly after such a challenging year could really be quite difficult.  We have put some suggestions together that we hope you find practical, useful and some unique.

Experiences:

A voucher to use for a future concert, theatre, or sporting event

A booking at a special High Tea venue

A relaxing hand/foot massage, hair treatment or shave/beard trim

Pack a picnic lunch and take a drive into Regional Victoria

Participate in an online cooking class or wine tasting class

Pay for membership at a Bowling or Golf Club

 

Practical Gifts:

Ergonomic gadgets and utensils designed to make preparing food easier

E-Reader with built in light

Pill organiser with alarm

Key Finder

Universal remote control with large buttons

 

Foodie Gifts:

Gift Cards or Food Delivery Vouchers for a favourite restaurant

A hamper of favourite goodies such as chocolates, teas & biscuits

A vegetable garden starter kit

 

Fun Gifts:

A new device such as an iPad

Subscription Boxes, there are many ideas out there for subscriptions – google for inspiration

A personalised item, e.g. having a mug embossed with cherished photos

Create a Memory Journal

Digital photo frame

Gardening seat and a set of tools

Board or Card Games

Jigsaw Puzzles

Wireless noise cancelling headphones

Craft Kits

 

By putting a little thought into it, you can provide a gift that is something to cherish and enjoy. However, perhaps the greatest gift of 2020 is finding ways to include your loved one in family activities, spending time together with family and friends, there is nothing more precious than that.

If you would like more information about our short-term or long-term accommodation in one of our homes, you can phone us on (03) 9559 0400 or contact us here.

 

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