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27 Gifts For Seniors That Will Show Them How Much You Care

Updated on October 11, 2020 Updated on Oct 11, 2020
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    If you’re looking for a holiday gift or a great last-minute birthday gift, we’ve got something 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. Arm Rest Organizer
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    Help them easily find the gadgets they use all the time. This handy organizer can hold TV remote controls, magazines, books, earphones, phones, glasses, flashlights, tissues, and other items to avoid clutter.

  3. Digital Photo Frame
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    Share photos and videos from your phone or by email to the Nixplay frame, wherever it is. A great gift for grandparents, someone in a nursing home, assisted living, or anyone away from their family members. Send photos and photo playlists to your loved ones’ frames and invite others to share pictures to your frame. A truly thoughtful gift for people suffering from dementia or Alzheimer’s patients so they can reminisce anytime. A beautiful photo album works great, too, and makes an excellent keepsake. 

  5. Shower Seat
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    If you can’t be there to 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. Keep a fresh towel handy or have a seat during your daily routine with this rustic bath stool. Resistant to mold and mildew, even in humid conditions, teak is a natural for the bath and shower. 

  7. Electric Salt and Pepper Grinder
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    These salt and pepper shakers allow you to spice multiple dishes rapidly and with ease while moving around your kitchen. With one-handed operation, you can grind the spices easily, just by pushing the large button on the top. The sleek battery operated salt and pepper grinder set comes in an elegant box, making it a fabulous gift for housewarming parties, weddings, birthdays, or other special occasions.

  9. Chair Exercise Set
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    Maintaining wellness is an important part of senior care and the healthy aging process. Physical exercises play an important 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 18 pages exercise guide with detailed instructions, developed by a physical therapist specifically for the needs of the elderly. This means that all the exercises are low impact and safe to do even for absolute beginners.

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

  13. 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 hard 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.

  15. Amazon Echo
  16. 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.

  17. Automatic Can Opener
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    With one touch, the Cuisinart Deluxe Stainless Steel Can Opener makes short work of any standard size can. 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.

  19. Book of The Month Club
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    Get awesome 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!

  21. Window Bird Feeder
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    Made from high transparency, see-through acrylic so you can study the beautiful markings of each bird. 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.

  23. 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 useful gift for senior citizens.

  25. 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.

  27. Nice 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 travels both indoors and out with ease. Wear them around the house or out paired with culottes and a leather jacket.

  29. Meal Delivery Service
  30. gifts-for-seniors-meal-deliveryFreshly 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.

  31. Electric Blanket
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    Lying on our electric blanket is resemble lying on soft and cozy cotton. The evenly heated electric throw can wrap your whole body. This heated blanket is made from cozy micro plush fabric, which offers the warmth and softness you need to drive away winter chills. You can use our electric blanket on the sofa, balcony, and office. Our heated throw blanket is a good choice for you to keep warm on cold days.

  33. Puzzle Book
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    Exercising your brain is like exercising your body—with the right program, you can keep your brain young, strong, agile, and adaptable. Organized on an increasing scale of difficulty from “Warm-up” to “Merciless,” the 399 puzzles, trivia quizzes, brainteasers, and word games that are both fun and engaging to play. They are expertly designed to give your brain the kind of workout that stimulates neurogenesis, the process of rejuvenating the brain by growing new brain cells. A crossword puzzle book can also make a great inexpensive gift!

  35. Art Set
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    Keeping your mind and body sharp is important 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 the will need to get started. 

  37. Neck Massager
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    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. This ergonomic and compact pillow massager fits perfectly behind the neck and body contours of the lower- & upper-back and abdomen.

  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. Hot Toddy Drink Glasses
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    Attorney-turned-artist Alyson Thomas’ original artwork on these festive hot toddy mugs means that the formula for the fireside favorite is always at hand. Her hand-drawn, graphic representation of the classic hot drink adorns the handled glass mugs with a playfully pseudo-scientific rendering of the drink’s essential components: whiskey, hot water, honey, lemon, and a cinnamon stick, all in relative proportions to mix a hot toddy with intuitive flair.

  43. 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.

  45. 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. 

  47. 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 of, and you can use it immediately. A great gift idea for a tea lover.

  49. Active Minds Starter Kit
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    Active Minds want to restore the feeling of pride and accomplishment for people living with cognitive impairments. The products are sure to get a smile and help everyone create new memories together. Activity products, games, and age-appropriate activities developed specifically for seniors with dementia and Alzheimer’s and won outstanding dementia products at the 2015 National Dementia Care Awards. The complete set is a little pricey, but each piece like the jigsaw puzzles and other games can be bought individually.

  51. 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.

  53. Towel Warmer
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    Chilly air making it tough to dry off? With this bucket style towel warmer turns anything cotton into a comforting embrace! The spa-quality gadget fits up to two towels at a time, ensuring everyone has a perfectly warm towel ready to wrap themselves with. The spacious interior also fits other fabric essentials, including hand and face towels, small robes, hair wraps, neck towels, and more.