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27 Gifts For Seniors To Show Them How Much You Care

Updated on October 18, 2021 Updated on Oct 18, 2021
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    If you’re looking for a holiday gift or a great last-minute birthday gift, we’ve got something for your loved one. Whether they are looking for a brand-new hobby or something to make their life easier, these gifts for seniors will show them how much you care about them.

  1. EyeGlass Stand
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    The Wooden Glasses Stand is the perfect accessory for your nightstand or dresser in the bedroom or on your desk at the office. It is a finely carved wooden sculpture with practical use and adds a unique style to your home or office decor. It also makes a stylish and functional Christmas gift for anyone! Find the ladies’ version here.

  3. Arm Rest Organizer
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    Help them easily find the gadgets they use all the time. To avoid clutter, this handy organizer can hold TV remote controls, magazines, books, earphones, phones, glasses, flashlights, tissues, and other items. The caddy is an especially lovely gift for a senior in a nursing home who doesn’t have a lot of furniture. 

  5. Extra Large Alarm Clock
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    This unique high-resolution digital alarm clock spells out the time, period of the day, a full day of the week, month, and date in large, clear letters with no confusing abbreviations. The day clock is the only one of its kind to include a set of multi-function alarms. Set up to 5 daily alarms, with the option of reminders to take medications throughout the day. The best gifts for seniors are those that are useful and fun, and this clock is both! 

  7. Tushy Bidet Attachment
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    As you get older, it could get a little harder to reach back there. The Tushy is the perfect bidet for their toilet that delivers a fresh, just showered feeling and leaves nothing behind. Please give them the state-of-the-art toilet experience for a fraction of the price.

  9. Neck Massager
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    This ergonomic and compact pillow massager fits perfectly behind the neck and body contours of the lower- & upper back and abdomen. The powerful deep-kneading shiatsu massage nodes automatically change direction every minute to help reduce overuse, tense and tight muscles. The soothing heat function alleviates aching muscles by transferring warmth to the muscles. The massager is a thoughtful gift for a caregiver as well. 

  11. Window Bird Feeder
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    Made from high transparency, see-through acrylic so you can study the beautiful markings of each bird. It makes bird watching fun and easy from the comfort of your own home while relaxing in your favorite chair, working at your desk, making dinner in the kitchen, and more. Kids and pets also love to watch the birds sitting inches away from their faces—the best gift for those bird lovers in your life.

  13. Easy Jar Opener
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    You’ll never see it, but it will always be available right where they need it. This under-the-counter jar opener will grab hold of any lid, whether it’s factory sealed, childproof, tamper-proof, or just stuck from what’s inside the jar. Try anything from a bottle of water, nail polish, or a wide container of pickles or jams—a practical, inexpensive gift for senior citizens.

  15. Comfy Indoor/Outdoor Slippers 
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    These slippers they can live in. The best-selling Dakota shoe is crafted with soft wool and a rubber sole that easily travels indoors and out. Wear them around the house or out paired with culottes and a leather jacket.

  17. Electric Blanket
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    Lying on this electric blanket resembles lying on soft and cozy cotton. The evenly heated electric throw can envelop your whole body. This heated blanket is made from comfy micro plush fabric, which offers the warmth and softness you need to drive away winter chills. You can use it on the sofa, balcony, and office. 

  19. Towel Warmer
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    Every day is a spa day with this oversized bucket-style towel warmer. Stay toasty on cold mornings, dry off after a long bath or shower, or beat chilly mornings in luxurious warmth. Available in a modern white finish with natural bamboo accents, this extra-large towel warmer accommodates up to two 40’’ x 70’’ bath towels, robes, or your favorite throw blanket.

  21. Meal Delivery Service
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    Freshly is a great gift idea for older adults who live on their own. Freshly offers fully prepared meals that feed one person. Its meals require no prep work or cooking and are ready to eat after heating.

  23. Shower Seat
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    Keep a fresh towel handy or have a seat during your daily routine with this rustic bath stool. If you can’t care for your older family member and they aren’t quite ready for home care, then this seat will give the peace of mind that they can safely bath alone. Although resistant to mold and mildew, teak is a natural choice for the bath and shower, even in humid conditions. 

     

  25. Speed Boiler Tea Kettle
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    At a temperature of 160 or more, water kills almost all bacteria and pathogens living within it. Boiling water can make it safer to drink, especially important if you’re traveling away from the advanced, industrial-level purification systems of developed countries. Water does not lose its vibrancy since the longer it boils, the more it loses its flavor. You know when the water boils since it will automatically shut off, and you can use it immediately—a great gift idea for a tea lover.

  27. Destinations Of A Lifetime
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    NatGeo takes you on a photographic tour of the world’s most spectacular destinations, inspiring tangible ideas for your next trip. Travel to hundreds of the most breathtaking locales—both natural and human-made—illustrated with vivid images taken by the organization’s world-class photographers. Loaded with service information for each location, Destinations of a Lifetime has it all: when to go, where to eat, where to stay, and what to do to ensure the most enriching and authentic experience—the perfect gift for those who travel.

  29. Book of The Month Club
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    Get fabulous new books delivered to your door in a fun-to-open box. Take your pick of our five carefully chosen selections. Your books will arrive, sometimes with a small surprise tucked inside. Side effects may include: giddiness, daydreaming, and the sudden urge to cancel all your plans—the best gift idea for anyone who loves books. Audiobooks make a great gift too!

  31. Dementia Puzzle
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    This puzzle is created especially for seniors who are suffering from dementia or Alzheimer’s. The puzzle pieces are durable, made of plastic, and can be easily sanitized. There are 35 puzzle pieces, and the familiar image of a train can help stimulate memories and conversation.

  33. Chair Exercise Set
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    Maintaining wellness is an essential part of senior care and the healthy aging process. Physical exercises play an indispensable role. Staying strong will improve their quality of life. This workout set contains everything they need to get a safe and easy workout. It comes with a printed exercise guide. This means that all the exercises are low impact and safe to do, even for absolute beginners.

  35. Activities Gift Box
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    This gift box will keep them busy and entertained for hours! The package includes coloring books, large print crossword puzzles and word searches, playing cards, colored pencils, a pencil sharpener, pens, and pencils. 

  37. Art Set
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    Keeping your mind and body sharp is vital throughout our entire lives and especially important for older people. Painting provides a fun, new hobby that sharpens your mind and delivers numerous health benefits. The desk easel box set was designed for occasional painters and hobbyists. Seniors have more time on their hands, so why not get them started on a new hobby? This tool kit has everything they will need to get started. 

  39. Large Print Playing Cards
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    A good game of cards should challenge your mind, not your eyes! Enjoy playing your favorite card games without having to strain to see the hand you’re holding. Bicycle Large Print Bridge Size Playing Cards are designed to be more visible, making card playing easier for everyone, especially older adults.

  41. Amazon Echo
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    The echo uses tens of thousands of skills and counting. Skills add even more capabilities like ordering a pizza from Domino’s, requesting a ride from Uber, tracking your fitness with Fitbit, controlling your TV with Dish, and more. To enable new skills, ask Alexa.

  43. Automatic Can Opener
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    The Cuisinart Deluxe Stainless Steel Can Opener makes short work of any standard size can with one touch. The precision Power Cut blade effortlessly slices through cans, held in place by the handy magnetic lid holder. It’s designed the arm to be removable, making cleanup effortless. The freestanding can opener has an extra-wide base to prevent tipping. The clean lines of the brushed stainless steel complement any other premium countertop appliances for the luxury chef’s kitchen.

  45. Adult Coloring Book
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    This easy adult coloring book contains 72 intricate animal designs that are specially curated for relaxation and meditation. Using high-quality, detailed coloring books can help keep the mind focused and composed. Reach for this art therapy coloring book as a way to calm yourself during stressful days or when you need a little distraction.

  47. Battery Powered Salt and Pepper Grinder
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    These salt and pepper grinders allow you to rapidly and efficiently spice multiple dishes while moving around your kitchen. With a one-handed operation, you can grind the spices quickly by pushing the large button on the top. With various coarseness settings, you’ll always get the perfect grind! 

  49. A Gift Card To Their Favorite Restaurant 
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    If they aren’t cooking so much anymore, you can always get them with a gift certificate to their favorite restaurant so they can enjoy a special meal on you! If they are smartphone savvy, they can easily order meals from anywhere using DoorDash or Uber Eats. 

  51. Magnifying Glass 
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    This is more of a magnifying page! The glass measures 4.5 x 7 inches, so it covers a lot of area, and the reader doesn’t have to keep moving their hand across the page. The SMD LED lights can be controlled by a dimmer and weighs just six ounces. 

  53. Crossword Mug
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    For those who can’t get enough crossword puzzles, this coffee mug is a great gift! The cup comes with a pencil and clues. The old answers can be washed off, and they can go online each month for a new puzzle! The 12-ounce mug is dishwasher and microwave safe. 

  55. Photo Blanket
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    A photo album sits in the closet most of the time, and a digital photo frame sits on an end table, but a photo blanket is something you can use, see, and enjoy every day! This blanket can be customized and printed with one to nine photos. This personalized gift will be a treasured keepsake for many years.