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Cards For Seniors

greeting cards

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

FREE

Make cheerful cards for isolated seniors. Use big print (not cursive) so the card is easy to read. Provide stickers and stencils to help the younger kids. Adults can make cards too. A great use for all the artwork kids bring home.

Join the NYC-based Caring By Card Nursing Home Project, donate through DOROT and Meals on Wheels NYC or check with local nursing homes.

See our guide to arts & crafts resources for  inspiration.

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