Italian Resources

Dementia Support

Dementia Films

Information for service providers

Effective Communication with Italian Seniors

View Cultural Expression Poster (provides clear guidelines for culturally appropriate care)

Activities to do with Italian residents

View La mia gioventù document (picture cards facilitating discussions about youth)

View fruit + vegetable cards (picture cards to facilitate reminiscing)

View female workforce (picture cards to facilitate discussions about past employment)

View information on Festa della Repubblica (picture cards facilitating discussions about Italian Republic Day)

View information on Anzac Day (English) (picture cards facilitating discussions on Anzac Day)

View information on Anzac Day (Italian) (picture cards facilitating discussions on Anzac Day)

View information on Regional Costumes (picture cards depicting all regional costumes and a map of Italian regions)

View information on pets (picture cards depicting domestic and farm animals)

View information on the 1950s  (picture cards facilitating discussion and reminiscing of the 1950s)

View shape sorting (cognitive matching game)

Bingo for Italian Seniors:

Aged Care Facility Italian Recipe Booklet

Italian Cue Cards – a handy guide with some simple Italian sentences and their pronunciation

Actors and Artists – a selection of Italian celebrities

Brisbane “once upon a time”  – Brisbane photo collection  from the ’50s, ’60s & ’70s with Italian captions

Grape Harvesting “La Vendemmia” – a selection of picture cards depicting grape harvesting (with bilingual captions)

Mother’s Day Collection – a selection of picture cards facilitating discussion and reminiscing for Mother’s Day

Snippets of my life – English Italian Spanish