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20 Father’s Day Gifts For Nursing Home Residents

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If your dad is in the nursing home, you might not be sure what to give him this year for Father’s Day. There are so many wonderful Father’s Day Gifts For Nursing Home Residents that he is sure to be happy with. Each of these gift ideas is useful, and things he will thoroughly enjoy. Don’t hesitate to buy him a couple of items because he will love it!

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20 Creative Father’s Day Gifts For Nursing Home Residents

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Your dad has always been there for you, and now you can be there for him this Father’s Day. If you need more ideas, we have another guide full of great gift ideas for nursing home residents

Walker Caddy

If dad uses a mobility aid he’ll be able to carry everything around with a walker caddy making it a great Father’s Day gift idea. You could even pre fill it with some goodies (his favorite snacks, maybe?) for a fun gift.

rice bag for dad

Rice Bag

Elderly folks often struggle with sore muscles and joints and a rice bag is a nice way to take the edge off of that discomfort.

digital photo frame with wifi

Digital Photo Frame

This digital photo frame takes out the hassle that you normally get when it comes to loading photos. Once it’s connected to wifi it can be updated online meaning you can send family pics to dad’s frame whenever you take them.

Fun Dad or Grandpa Shirt

It’s important to keep in mind while shopping for Father’s Day gifts for nursing home residents is that he probably doesn’t have much space. That’s where practical and fun gifts, like t-shirts, really come in handy; something he doesn’t have already and doesn’t take up much space!

Father's Day Word Search

Keep dad busy with word searches specifically made for senior dads. It’s even large print to make things easy!

men's sketches walkiung shoes

Comfy Dad Shoes

If your dad is like most dads he probably loves a comfortable pair of shoes but rarely goes out to buy this sort of thing for himself. Get a nice pair, preferably slip ons to make things easier.

stainless steel shoehorn


To go with the shoes or give on its own! A shoehorn is handy for anyone, but it’s especially useful for people with limited mobility.

tom clancy red winter large print book

Large Print Book

Although I often recommend going digital when it comes to reading for seniors (you can enlarge the text to a comfortable size on any book) if dad is more of a traditional book guy get him something from a series he likes in large print this Father’s Day.

Personalized Blanket

This would be a thoughtful group Father’s Day gift for a nursing home resident from the grandkids. Everyone can send in their names in their own writing and it will be printed on the blanket for an amazing gift grandpa will be able to us in his room at the nursing home.

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Trivia For Seniors

Dads love trivia, especially if there’s some nostalgia involved. He’ll be able to stroll down memory lane while testing his knowledge of pop culture and history from his childhood.

funny father's day mug for a dad in a nursing home

Funny Mug

Just because your dad is in a nursing home doesn’t mean he’s lost his sense of humor. This funny mug is a great way to share a joke between you this Father’s Day, especially if you’re looking for a great gift from son to dad.

Remote Holder Pillow

If your grandfather has a chair in his nursing home room this is a fun gift that has a practical side too. No more losing the remote in the couch cushions!

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Comfortable Jacket

Is dad always cold? It’s a common problem when we age and nursing home residents can never have too many comfortable layers. This jacket is soft, baggy, and can be worn zipped or unzipped.

rummikub game with large numbers

Rummikub Large Numbers Edition

Dad will be able to play Rummikub with all his nursing home friends with this set with large numbers this Father’s Day. Better yet, stop by and play a few rounds with him!

men's rustic bedding set

New Bedding

Make your dad’s nursing home room more comfortable this Father’s Day with a new bedding set. Just make sure you check with the nursing home first to confirm there’s no restrictions.

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If dad is still OK with technology or willing to learn iPads make amazing Father’s Day gifts for nursing home residents. Not only can he use it to call you on FaceTime, it’s also great for playing games like solitaire, checking emails, and reading books on.

Funny Old Man Shirt

If your dad or grandpa is big on graphic tees get him one of these for Father’s Day. He’ll love bragging about how he’s not old, he’s vintage!

comfortable seat pad for men

Comfy Seat Pad

A lot of nursing home residents spend a lot of time sitting due to limited mobility, especially if he’s in a wheelchair. A seat pad can make things a little bit more comfortable!

magnifying glass

Magnifying Glass

Vision decreases with age, it’s just a fact of life. From reading books to important documents, any older person is going to appreciate a good quality magnifying glass in your life.

mini single serve coffee maker

Mini Single Serve Coffee Maker

If he’s allowed to have one and able to maintain it, give dad a way to make a cup of coffee or tea easily in his nursing home room. Don’t forget to give some k-cups with it!

Dad is going to love the care and compassion that went into picking Father’s Day gifts for nursing home residents like himself.

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