By Anna Hazard
Here are a selection of five different categories of gifts, both practical and fun, for senior fathers during this upcoming Father's Day holiday. The focus is on helpful tools, gadgets, and other presents that can provide aid when it comes to mobility, schedule planning, medicine management, reading, stress relief, keeping in touch with family & friends, or other related hobbies & daily activities
Memorable Memory Aid Gifts
While these types of gifts are particularly helpful for those senior fathers in the early stages of Alzheimer's & dementia, they are practical gadgets that would come in handy for anyone trying to be more organized or who may need a gentle reminder every now & then.
Vital Visual Aid Gifts
These gifts are particularly appropriate and helpful for those senior father's who may have visual difficulties and thus would greatly benefit in having larger sized tools, toys, or other items for better visibility.
Fun & Trendy Fall Related Gifts (Senior Security/Safety
These gifts are a fashionable way to keep a senior father safe by helping to avoid tripping and falling (the leading cause of fatal injuries & non-fatal hospital visits amongst those 65+ in the USA).
Carefully Keeping in Touch
These gifts will allow a senior father to better and more easily keep in touch with his family, friends, and other loved ones. Gadgets have been chosen based on their senior friendliness which includes simplicity to use, easy ability to grasp and hold, as well as large displays for better visuals for those who may have failing eyesight.
Simple Stress Relief & Health Related Gifts
These particular types of gifts are good for stress relief, maintaining a good mental attitude, as well as providing a bit of entertainment, stimulation, or other health benefits for those who may be stuck indoors for an extended length of time.