The goal of the activities program at Columbus Manor includes:

  • Promote Engagement
  • Improve Socialization
  • Reduce Stress

At Columbus Manor, we strive to providea therapeutic environment for our residents. We offer a variety of recreational opportunities that include more than just bingo! Activities include:

  • physical activities
  • cognitive stimulation
  • spiritual groups
  • service related programs
  • opportunity for community out trips
  • expressive arts
  • and promoting social interaction by providing a variety of parties and seasonal events

These opportunities are aimed at promoting interaction with peers, improving functional abilities, improving morale and self-esteem and relieving tensions arising from mental, emotional and physical strains.

Creative Activities include:

  • Arts and Crafts
  • Poetry Appreciation
  • Cooking and Baking
  • Gardening
  • Music Programs
  • Writing Groups
  • Talent Show

Social Activities include:

  • Senior Club
  • Women’s Club
  • Beauty and Grooming
  • Table Games
  • Social Events
  • Competitive Activities
  • Special Events like monthly Auction

Cognitive Activities include

  • Word Games
  • Trivia
  • Current events
  • Reminiscence
  • Discussion groups
  • Movies and videos
  • Writing and reading

Morning Exercise Program

  • Exercise
  • Music and movement
  • Dodge Ball
  • Physical games
  • Adapted sports
  • Community Walks

Dementia Programs

  • Multi-sensory room
  • Sensory stimulation
  • Physical activities
  • Creative activities
  • One to One activities
  • Task-oriented activities

Service Modalities

  • One to one activities
  • Independent activities
  • Small groups
  • Medium-sized groups
  • Large groups

Columbus Manor offers residents a variety of group settings to facilitate the various needs of our residents:

  • Specialized
  • Referral
  • Parallel
  • Self-directed
  • Planned
  • Unstructured
  • Spontaneous

Specialty Programs provide residents personal and social enrichment activities.

  • Religious Services/Spirituality
  • Outdoor Activities/Outings
  • Resident Council/Committees
  • Intergenerational Programs
  • Community Programs
  • Cultural/Ethnic Activities
  • Resident Service Projects