Sensory stimulation programs are one of the most common types of activities found in long-term care facilities. Simply stated,
sensory stimulation is a technique that provides meaningful and common smells, movements, feels, sights, sounds, and tastes
through the stimulation of all six senses. There are many benefits to providing sensory stimulation such as increased
communication, environmental awareness, relaxation, cognitive stimulation, opportunity to build a rapport, enjoyment of
a leisure experience, increased quality of life and much more. Click the links below to learn more.