Host said: What are the top 3 traits or skills every activities coordinator must have to excel?
Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your activities coordinator expertise?
Empathy with your senior population. (Understand and respect as persons)
Creativity (Find resources in your community and in your life to share). Such as have ice cream socials, fresh fruit day, cheese and crackers, footbALL SOCIAL..jUST LIKE WITH OTHER ADULT FOLKS.
Flexibility and Patience: Adapt activities so they work and are not juvenile. Bingo with adult prizes like shampoo or chocolate. Trivia, chess tournaments wit contests with incentive prizes like small gift cards.