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47+ Gifts For Active Seniors Who Are Committed To A Healthy Lifestyle

47+ Gifts For Active Seniors Who Are Committed To A Healthy Lifestyle

These gifts for active seniors will help them boost their nutrition for overall health, be more comfortable when exercising, and even make activity and work outs a little easier on older bodies. Here are our top recommendations.
Scott Grant, CSA®, SHSS®
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Scott Grant, CSA®, SHSS®
Scott Grant, CSA®, SHSS®

Scott Grant, CSA®, SHSS®

With over 20 years of experience and certifications as a Certified Senior Advisor (CSA)® and Senior Home Safety Specialist (SHSS)®, Scott Grant provides reliable recommendations to help seniors maintain independence through informed product and service choices for safe, comfortable living.

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Many seniors still live a very active lifestyle regardless of the number of their age. Not every older adult is frail and in need of assistance.

So, your standard gifts for elderly seniors aren’t going to do for this group of fit older adults.

Seniors living more active lifestyles will be more interested in gifts of:

  • Nutrition-boosting appliances such as blenders, smoothie makers, and infusers,
  • Breathable workout attire made of natural fibers that come in temperature-regulating layers,
  • Warming gifts for outdoors like heated gloved and downy coats,
  • Fitness gear, including ergonomic walking sticks, yoga gear, and swimming equipment.

Here are our top gift recommendations for active older adults.

Best Gifts for Active Seniors

Blue Light Reading Glasses - Blue Light Filter - Blue Light Readers - BOND - LOOK OPTIC, Black / +2.50

Stylish & High Quality Reading Glasses from LOOK OPTIC

from $74.00

Look Optic’s reading glasses aren’t your typical drug store readers. They are lightweight, stylish, with crystal-clear prescription quality lenses.

I personally have a pair of their “Bond” frames that I use instead of my progressive bifocals when working because I can see better with them. And without the awkward head tilting too.

I personally like their “Cosmo” line best for women and the “Bond” line best for men. But, they have so many styles and color choices you are sure to find a pair that you or your senior gift recipient will love. Their 90 day risk-free trial guarantees it!


mahabis Curve Classic Slipper

Mahabis Curve Supportive Slippers for Men and Women

from $135.00

Mahabis Curve slippers feature a flexible and grippy rubber sole with a luxurious Italian wool lining. They are made to be durable and easy to care for.

Plus, they have the neoprene heel cup to make sure they say secure on your feet reducing the chance of a fall. Available in multiple colors and men’s and women’s sizing.


Snug Safe

Snug Safety - Free Daily Check-In Service

Looking for a unique gift idea for a senior or elderly person who lives alone? Here is a great alternative to expensive medical alert systems.

Snug is a free – and friendly – check in service for people living alone. It works via an app on a mobile phone and alerts a senior’s emergency contacts if they don’t check in by their assigned time.

There are free and paid subscription plans available.

The free plan sends text messages to the emergency contacts while the paid Dispatch plan takes additional steps including phone calls to make sure the person is safe. If they can’t reach anyone, they will request a Wellness Check to the cell phone’s last location.

The Dispatch Plan is $9.99 per month but Graying With Grace readers can save 15% by using my discount code GWG15 or the button below.


Padded Sole Sock-Brown

Orthofeet BioSoft Padded Sole Socks

from $26.95

The BioSoft line of socks from Orthofeet are specifically designed to address foot pain and increase overall foot comfort.

They are made of super-soft, moisture-wicking, anti-bacterial bamboo fibers and come with padded soles and super stretchy cuffs to better fit swollen feet, ankle, and calves.


Arthritis Gloves- Half Finger

Copper Compression Arthritis Gloves

$30.00

The Copper Compression Arthritis Gloves keep your hands warm, compressed, and comfortable too.

These gloves come in a variety of sizes and are made of a copper-infused material that’s perfect for consistent performance. They have a fingerless design so that you can still move your fingers.

Use my discount code GWG20 to save 20% off of regular price.


Chagaccino 10 Pack Gift Box

Chagaccino Mushroom Mocha by Renude

$49.99

What in the world is a Chagaccino?

Boost and transform your morning brew with this formulated mushroom mocha that is also sugar-free, vegan, keto-friendly latte.

Contains an effective dose of the planet’s greatest adaptogens to support immunity, promote anti-aging, boost your energy without the caffeine jitters.

Made from wild foraged chaga mushrooms, this delicious beverage also contains organic cacao, cinnamon, and monk fruit.

Oh, and no. It doesn’t taste like dirt!


Stone Gray (Medium and Extra Wide 4E Available) (Sizes 7-16)

Zeba - Revolutionary New Hands-Free Sneakers

$139.99

Zeba’s fashionable sneakers are a great choice for seniors because of their patented no-tie system. Instead of dealing with fasteners, they slip right on even from a standing position.

This reduces the chance of you losing your balance because you won’t need to bend over to tie your shoes!


Fitness Tracker Mach V

Vive Health Mach V Fitness Tracker Watch

from $54.99

This fitness watch from Vive Health is a comprehensive activity and sleep tracker. It even tracks heart rate and blood pressure throughout the day to promote good cardiovascular health.

It has an easy to use interface with a screen that is bright, clear and easy for most older adults to read. It last 7 days between charges and recharges in fully in less than 2 hours using a simple magnetic charger.

Finally, it is water-resistant and can be worn in the shower or while washing hands so you don’t have to worry about it getting misplaced. 2 color options and a 60 day satisfaction guarantee.


WoolFit® ankle high Felt Slippers | Taiga, beige

WoolFit® Taiga Ankle High Felt Slippers

104.90

Looking for a nice pair of supportive slippers that look good too? Take a look at these Taiga wool felt slipper boots from German Slippers.

They sent me a pair to try for myself and I am very happy with them! They have many of the features I recommend in my post about safe slippers for seniors: stretch opening for swollen feet, support for the heel, and non-skid rubber soles.

Plus your feet literally sink into the wool insoles while also giving you good arch support. If you like to keep things “green” they are also sustainably sourced with a zero waste policy. Would you believe they even smell good?!?


Vanilla & Warm Tobacco Candle, Manly Indulgence All American Collection, 15 oz

Manly Indulgence Scented Candles

from $12.00

Candles don’t have to be feminine or use only floral scents.

The Manly Indulgence line of candles from Colonial Candle includes more masculine scents like Bachelor Pad, Fresh Shave, 5 O’Clock Shadow, or Mahogany Leather. Choose from their Adventure, Rebel, or Sophisticated Collections.


Avantree Aria Me - Bluetooth Headphones wtih Charging Stand & Mic, Personalized Hearing Profiles, Active Noise Cancellation, and Low Latency, Ideal for Seniors and Hearing Impaired

Aria Me Personalized Hearing Enhanced Headphones

from $119.99

The best thing about these headphones is that they customize themselves to give you the best hearing experience possible – even for people with mild to moderate hearing loss.

Plus, they are comfortable and lightweight which makes them easy to wear for hours and hours. Easily adapted for use with TV, Bluetooth devices, computers, and more.


Get 3 Audiobooks with a 30-Day Free Trial

Audiobooks.com Monthly Audiobook Club

Many seniors can benefit from an Audiobooks.com subscriptions: from active seniors who like to exercise to elderly people who are homebound or even bedridden.

Audiobooks provide hours of entertainment, education and enlightenment. Plus, they keep seniors minds busy as they pass the time.


Cereal On the Go Cups Breakfast Drink Cups Portable Yogurt and Cereal To-Go Container Cup (Blue)

On The Go Snack Cups

$8.25
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

This useful snack cup is a great gift for seniors who are on the go or like to snack throughout the day.

The best part? It keeps the wet and dry ingredients separate until you are ready. No soggy cereal or granola! BPA-free and dishwasher safe. Multiple color choices.


Briggs & Riley Baseline-Large Travel Satchel, Black, One Size

Briggs & Riley Baseline-Large Travel Satchel

$248.89
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

Whether you need a bag to grab to head to the gym or one for an overnight stay, the Suiter Duffle bag fills both needs. Converts from a duffle to a hanging garment bag in a flash. Multiple color choices. Weighs 3.2 lbs.


Garmin vívofit 4 activity tracker with 1+ year battery life and color display. Small/Medium, Black. 010-01847-00, 0.61 inches

Garmin vívofit® 4 | Fitness Activity Tracker

from $71.76

The vivofit 4 fitness tracker is a great choice for active seniors who work hard on their health. Track steps, distance, and calories burned. The always-on color display features large, easy to read numbers. It is easy to operate too!


RAZ Memory Cell Phone

Raz Mobility Easy-to-use Memory Cell Phone for Seniors

$309.00

This easy to use cell phone for seniors features photo dialing, an emergency button, and displays the time, remaining batter, and signal strength. And, that’s it! Plus caregivers can manage and control the phone settings through a simple portal.


Bose QuietComfort 45 Bluetooth Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones - Triple Black

QuietComfort 45 II Noise Cancelling Smart Headphones by Bose

from $219.00

These high quality noise-cancelling headphones are world renowned for shutting out the world around you. Works with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant too. Wireless and easily synced to a phone, tablet, or PC.


Pyrex Easy Grab 9-Piece Glass Baking Dish Set with Lids and Insulated Carrier, Glass Food Storage Containers with Insulated Bag and Hot/Cold Packs, Non-Toxic, BPA-Free Lids, Bakeware Set

Deep Portable 4-piece Glass Baking Dish Set

$97.99
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

This deep dish set with lid and carrying case is a great choice for active seniors who are always attending family dinners, church events, or social group meetings. 5 quart capacity with hot and cold pack plus insulates carrying case. Dishwasher, freezer, microwave, and oven safe.


Lively Mobile Plus - 1.0 ea

Lively Mobile+ Medical Alert System

The Lively Mobile+ Medical Alert System is the perfect gift for active seniors who might need help in emergencies big or small.

Its all-in-one design requires no additional equipment or base station, and with its fast call response time, certified Urgent Response Agents are reachable anytime, day or night.

Furthermore, it features Fall Detection technology that can alert an Agent even if a user isn’t able to press the button themselves. The device also has enhanced GPS, two-way communication, waterproofing, and up to 80 hours of standby time.

It can be worn on the belt, carried in a purse, or around the neck using the special Fall Detection lanyard. With low monthly plans and its ability to go anywhere with you, the Lively Mobile+ Medical Alert System is an excellent choice for keeping active seniors safe and secure.


Shape Magazine Subscription Offers

Shape Magazine Subscription

Shape is a fitness magazine for women of all ages who want to live an overall healthy lifestyle. Includes diet tips, workouts, and beauty and fashion trends. 10 issues per year.


Deadbolt Mystery Society

Deadbolt Society Mystery Box

$26.99

The Deadbolt Mystery Society Monthly Box is perfect for active older adults who love a good mystery! Every month, subscribers receive a standalone investigation with all the materials needed to solve the case.

Enjoy immersive scenarios and intriguing characters as you unravel each story! Each box contains interactive components that bring the mystery to life – scan the QR code on your smartphone or tablet and start sleuthing!

Plus, no knowledge of prior boxes is required – so anyone can jump in anytime! Stuck? Check the game Facebook group for hints!

So treat someone special (or yourself!) to an unforgettable evening of murder, intrigue, and suspense with The Deadbolt Mystery Society!


Men's Pile Lined Hardsole

Pile Lined Hardsole Moccasin Slippers

$54.95

These traditional moccasins with indoor-outdoor soles are for more than just the house. Ideal for walking the dog or grabbing coffee, your feet will stay warm on chilly days. Thick pile lining cushions every step. Available in Men’s and Women’s styles.


The Finest Craft Beers

Craft Beer of the Month Club

$54.00

Get hand-crafted beers shopped each month curated from more than 10,000 US and international breweries. Beers are selected by a panel of brewmasters. Includes a personalized gift message.


Sport-Brella Versa-Brella XL (Midnight Blue) - All Position Umbrella with Clamp, Midnight Blue

Sport-Brella All Position Umbrella with Universal Clamp

$27.48
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

Being out in the sun all day can lead to a sunburn and skin damage, but thankfully, this umbrella provides excellent protection. The umbrella, which can be securely fastened to a wheelchair, can block out 99.5% of UVA rays.

The umbrella is fully adjustable and easy to transport, which means the person you’re shopping for will be able to use it whenever they spend time outside. 


HeartGuide Wearable Blood Pressure Monitor

Wearable Blood Pressure Monitor & Watch

$499.00

The HeartGuide is the first accurate wearable blood pressure monitor. Tracks heart data, activity level, sleep, and more. Accompanying app analyzes data for personal health recommendations.


Dark Chocolate Covered Roasted Espresso Coffee Beans 2 Pound

Dark Chocolate Covered Roasted Espresso Coffee Beans 2 Pound

$21.99
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

Chocolate + Coffee = Perfection, right? These medium roasted espresso coffee beans are covered in a rich dark chocolate for the best of both. 2 lbs.


KitchenAid Cordless 7 Speed Hand Mixer - KHMB732

Black Matte Cordless 7 Speed Hand Mixer

$79.95
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

KitchenAid is known for mixers and now they have this cordless model. 7 speeds and battery lasts long enough to make 4 batches of cookies. No cords to trip over or deal with either.


Green Sedum & Echeveria Succulents, River Rocks in a Weathered Slate Round Pot. Same Day Flower Delivery. Teleflora Desert Beauty Succulent Garden.

Desert Beauty Succulent Garden Plant

$67.99

This garden includes green sedum succulents, a large green echeveria succulent, small green echeveria succulents, and small natural river rocks packaged in a round slate pot. Easy to care for and admire.


ASAKUKI 300ML Essential Oil Diffuser, Quiet 5-in-1 Premium Humidifier, Natural Home Fragrance Aroma Diffuser with 7 LED Color Changing Light and Auto-Off Safety Switch

ASAKUKI Essential Oil Diffuser with Quiet Humidifier

$24.99
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

An aromatherapy diffuser is a wonderful way to release a healthful mist into the air. This gift will transmit at various settings, so you can let it run for 6-8 hours with a tank of water.

Anyone who lives in a home with a furnace or heating system that dries out the air needs a humidifier to put some moisture back into the air. And what better way to do that than with favorite aromas too.


Beurer MP32 Electric Nail Drill — 7 Attachments, 3 Speeds, 10 ft Cord, and Storage Case — Efile for Manicure Pedicure — Nail Buffer Electric Filer — Nail Care Tool Kit for Hands and Feet

Beurer 10-piece Professional Manicure & Pedicure Kit

$46.99
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

When the weather is too cold or mobility is a problem, this at-home kit is an ideal solution. Trimming in-grown toenails and calluses can be dealt with from the comfort and privacy of the home. The kit has all of the pieces needed for a manicure or pedicure.

Plus, it includes an instructional guide that explains when/where to use each of the attachments. An LED light is built in to see the nails better. Consider adding to this gift with a small set of nail polishes, nail polish remover, and toe separators so that they can paint their nails too.


Radius Garden 30511 Ergonomic Garden Hand Tool Set, Red

Ergonomic Gardening Tools Set with Rubber

$40.82
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

Does your loved one have a green thumb? Why not upgrade their gardening tools with a complete set of tools and carrying case? Everything needed to tend to plants, inside or out, is included here.

These tools have large ergonomic slip-free handles for people with arthritis or hand or wrist pain. Even if the senior doesn’t have a garden or plants to take care of, why not spark a potential new hobby with this gift?


Leather Journal Writing Notebook - Genuine Leather Bound Daily Notepad for Men & Women Lined Paper 240 Kraft Pages, Handmade, Rustic Brown, 5 x 7 in

Leather Journal in Gift Box with Pen

$24.99
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

This stylish journal is packaged in a gift box and has a unique style and look. It’s been said that journaling helps improve memory and mental processing – and it’s a great way to record memories or private thoughts. Would make a good travel or garden diary too.


TIMMKOO MP3 Player with Bluetooth, 4.0" Full Touchscreen Mp4 Mp3 Player with Speaker, Portable HiFi Sound Mp3 Music Player with Bluetooth, Voice Recorder, E-Book, Supports up to 512GB TF Card (Green)

TIMMKOO Easy to Use MP3 Player

$45.99
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

A great gift for an older adult who is a lover of great music, or even a tech-savvy relative, will truly appreciate a senior friendly MP3 player.

Music can bring back positive memories, increase stimulation, and provide a chance to interact with those around them. Load it up with their favorite music before giving it to them. This easy to use model has simple instructions and a large easy to read screen.


invisaWear® Panic Button Jewelry

Smart Jewelry with Panic Button

This well made jewelry features a hidden panic button that you can press when you need any kind of assistance from friends, family, or even the authorities.

Once received, the jewelry syncs up to an app on your cell phone. Then, once the panic button is pressed, your cell phone will notify the people that your designate.


Simply Smart Home Photoshare 8” WiFi Digital Picture Frame, Send Pics from Phone to Frames, 8 GB, Holds 5,000+ Photos, HD Touchscreen, Espresso Wood Frame, Easy Setup, No Fees

PhotoShare Smart Frame | Send Pics from Phone to Frame

$94.50
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

A digital photo album is a fun way to load up and display family, vacation, and travel photos.

Rather than having space for just one or two happy photos, you can add or change the pictures by uploading them from your phone to the frame when you come to visit.

It can also be updated via WiFi too! For fun the senior could even use a camera to take some of the photos themselves.


Fire HD 8 tablet, 8" HD display, 32 GB, (2020 release), designed for portable entertainment, Black

Fire HD 8 Tablet and E-Reader

from $89.99

Amazon Kindle is a reliable electronic reader that is available in many sizes and weights plus the fonts can be enlarged for easier reading.

Set it up to have some of their favorite books ahead of time. Take it one step further and load an app like Skype onto a newer Kindle version so that they can sign in and chat with family when you are apart.


Soundcore Anker Life Q20 Hybrid Active Noise Cancelling Headphones, Wireless Over Ear Bluetooth Headphones, 40H Playtime, Hi-Res Audio, Deep Bass, Memory Foam Ear Cups, for Travel, Home Office

Anker Soundcore Life Q20 Noise Cancelling Headphones

$49.99
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

Wireless headphones will let your loved one enjoy their TV viewing, audiobook listening experience, or just shut the world out for a little while.

These headphones fit right over the ear and cancel out the noise around them in an otherwise noisy common area.

This model has a 30 hour battery life and can be synced to a wide range of devices via Bluetooth. Check out my guide to buying headphones for seniors and the elderly in this article.


Dynotag SuperAlert™ Smart Medical ID with Detailed Online Profile; Wallet and Keychain Card kit with Lifetime Subscription

Dynotag SuperAlert Medical ID Tags

$37.45
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

With these medical tags, it’s easy for first responders to get essential information about a patient. The tags are laminated and completely weatherproof, which means they’ll be in great shape for years.

The set includes both a keychain tag and a wallet card. It’s a wonderful way to protect the people you love most.


Mueller Ultimate Single Serve Coffee Maker, Personal Coffee Brewer Machine for Single Cup Pods, 10oz Water Tank, Quick Brewing, One Touch Operation, Compact Size,for Home,Office, RV

Single Serve Coffee Maker for K Cup Pods and Ground Coffee

$49.99
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

No matter how old some of us get, that morning cup of coffee is a mandatory start to the day. This single serve coffee maker is a great gift to provide that single cup of coffee – quickly and easily.

No waste, no hassle, just a simple and strong cup of caffeine to get going in the morning.


Key Finder, Esky Wireless RF Item Locator, 1 Transmitter with 4 Receivers, Item Tracker with 131ft Working Range and Led Flashlight Function, Key RF Locator, Pet Tracker Wallet Tracker

Esky Wireless Key Finder

$15.99
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

Featuring a transmitter kept at one location and six receivers that can be attached to car keys, house keys, remote controls, phones, or whatever else you might frequently lose or misplace. Hit the button, hear the loud beeps, and find what you’re missing!


Neck Massager

Vive Neck and Back Shiatsu Massager with Heat

$19.99

Perfect for heating, massaging, and relaxing sore back and neck muscles, this is a great gift that can provide much needed relief to muscle soreness, muscle tightness, or even pain resulting from these issues.

All without having to book an appointment, go across town, and deal with the uncomfortable aspects of getting a massage from a professional.


Folding Step Stool - The Lightweight Step Stool is Sturdy Enough to Support Adults and Safe Enough for Kids. Opens Easy with One Flip. Great for Kitchen, Bathroom, Bedroom, Kids or Adults.

Lightweight Folding Step Stool

$9.99
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

Whether needing a sturdy non-slick step stool to reach the top of the shelves in the bathroom, the kitchen, or the basement, a reliable folding step stool is an incredibly practical and extremely useful gift.

This encourages that all-important sense of independence and self-reliance while helping to reduce the chances of preventable accidents. See more step stools for seniors here.


SB SOX Plantar Fasciitis Relief Socks (1 Pair) for Women & Men - Best Compression Sleeves for All Day Wear with Foot/Arch Support for Pain Relief (Black, Large)

SB SOX Compression Foot Sleeves for Men & Women

$14.95
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

For seniors who suffer from foot pain, these compression foot sleeves provide gentle compression to relieve pain and are FDA-registered. Breathable fabric keeps feet cool. Available in full socks and knee socks as well.


Echo Dot (5th Gen, 2022 release) - P

Amazon Echo Dot

$34.99
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

This is probably one of the most useful gifts for any senior. Alexa Echo will tell them the time, date, weather forecast, play them their favorite songs, and also remind them to have their medicines. However, you may need to set it up for them.


Montem Ultra Strong Hiking/Walking/Trekking Poles - One Pair (2 Poles) (Yellow)

Montem Ultra Strong Hiking/Walking/Trekking Poles

$74.95
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

These walking poles are actually quite useful for those with mobility issues or those who simply want to take some of the strain off their legs.

Using the sticks to simply walk incorporates more of the upper body in the walking movement much the same way as an elliptical. So, for those who have knee problems, these might help them move around easier for longer walks and hikes.


Amazon Basics RFID Travel Passport Wallet Organizer - 10 x 5 Inches, Black

Amazon Basics RFID Travel Passport Wallet Organizer

$12.38
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

If your recipient travels a lot, or enjoys taking cruises regularly, get this travel wallet. Throw in some luggage tags while you are at it.

This arthritis friendly wallet is perfect for keeping valuables safe while on vacation, big enough to hold a passport, money, cards, phone, and a few other necessities.


PLUSINNO Spinning Rod and Reel Combos Telescopic Fishing Rod Pole with Reel Line Lures Hooks Fishing Carrier Bag Case and Accessories Fishing Gear Organizer (2.4M 7.87FT Fishing Gear Organizer)

PLUSINNO Spinning Rod and Reel Combos

$52.97
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

For outdoor-loving seniors who also love to fish, fishing kits like these can be a great gift. Plus, you can even add to this gift by purchasing a fishing or hunting license in their favorite areas for the upcoming seasons.

Good for beginners, it has everything one needs including a carrier bag, fishing rod, reel, line, different lures and hooks, and more. 


The ManBox

ManBox Subscription Box

$24.00

The ManBox Subscription Box offers a unique selection of items for the active senior man in your life. Curated by men for men, each monthly box will include five or more products from categories such as Men’s Essentials, Lifestyle, Tech/Gadgets and Survival Items.

These carefully chosen gifts are perfect for any man who appreciates quality and practicality. Not only is this subscription box an excellent choice for birthdays, holidays and special occasions, it also provides a convenient way to give the gift of surprise and excitement on a recurring basis.

With 13,000+ boxes shipped across the USA, The ManBox Subscription Box has been featured in Rolling Stone’s Best Gifts for Men and Cratejoy’s Best Subscription Boxes of 2021.


Craftsman Crate

Craftsman Crate Skill Building Subscription Box

$33.77

The Craftsman Crate is a great way for seniors to try out new hobbies while keeping their hands active and busy.

Each box is a complete project box with complete instructions and even includes the tools needed. Past boxes have included candle-making, mosaics, and soapstone carving.


Yaktrax Walk Traction Cleats for Walking on Snow and Ice (1 Pair), Medium

Yaktrax Traction Cleats

$21.15
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

Yaktrax are nifty little gadgets that slip over your existing boots and shoes to improve traction on snow and ice or when hiking on rougher surfaces.


Remedic Weekly Pill Organizer – Better Grip Design Pillbox - Arthritis and Senior Living aids -7 Day Trays with 4 Compartments Each for Accurate Medication Planning. AM/PM Medication Reminder

Stackable Weekly Pill Organizer - Great for Travel!

$18.99
as of 02/23/2024 12:10 pm

It seems that taking medication becomes a routine part of life as we age. Sometimes, it can be difficult to keep track of it all too!

This stackable pill organizer holds a weeks worth of medication in convenient daily drawers. Simply pull the current day out of the bottom of the dispenser and the other days slide down a notch to replace it.

Each drawer has 4 different slots for the time of the day the pill should be taken. It also comes with stickers so you can label the drawers in 22 different languages. The small, compact size is great for travelers too!

General Gift Ideas for Active Seniors

1. Nutrition-Boosting Appliances

Even prior to enjoying exercise as apart of that commitment to a healthy lifestyle, the senior needs to take care of their nutrition. Thankfully, this has become easier than ever before.

There are a huge variety of smoothie makers for instance that are available on the market – and they make perfect gifts. These kitchen blenders are also perfect for those who suffer from sensitive stomachs.

You can also gift an infusion blender which allows for the fresh taste of herbs, fruit and vegetables to infuse water for a refreshing way to stay hydrated during exercise.

2. Breathable Workout Attire

Age doesn’t mean not looking good and being comfortable while enjoying an active lifestyle. There are a number of natural fiber workout outfits (even if that workout is a simple walk) that are extremely comfortable.

There are also hypoallergenic versions that are extremely gentle on aging skin. Seniors also tend to feel the extremes of heat and cold more than do younger folk.

3. Warming Gifts For Outdoors

The thermoregulation of the body isn’t always functioning optimally.

There are a number of compact disposable chemical warmer packets that can keep older people comfortable when the temperatures start to dip and they would like to enjoy the outdoors as part of their fitness regime.

A great pair of gloves is also a fabulous gift – and for the tech-savvy senior there are pairs which have been designed to allow for easy use of mobile phones – so they can keep in touch.

4. Walking/Hiking Sticks

A great walking and hiking stick is a gift that is truly useful. They are available in a variety of different materials such as lightweight aluminum or the more traditional hand-carved versions.

If you are feeling especially arty – or you are skilled enough, a walking or hiking stick that is the product of your own creativity and labor – and your individual choice of wood is one of the most heartfelt gifts that any senior can receive.

5. Fitness Gear

Both yoga and swimming are low-impact forms of exercise (and offer great cardio benefits) that remain firm favorites with seniors who enjoy an active lifestyle. For seniors that enjoy getting wet, a swim board is a perfect gift.

There are some great ergonomically designed and comfortable options on the market. For those who enjoy the yoga experience a comfortable and non-slip mat is a great gift for a senior who is on that path to increased strength and flexibility.

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Wrapping Up

When all is said and done each senior who enjoys an active lifestyle would be delighted to accept any of these gifts. However, it is not the gift alone that will mean the world to them – it is the care and love that is demonstrated in the choice of that gift.

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Scott Grant, CSA®, SHSS®

With over 20 years of experience and certifications as a Certified Senior Advisor (CSA)® and Senior Home Safety Specialist (SHSS)®, Scott Grant provides reliable recommendations to help seniors maintain independence through informed product and service choices for safe, comfortable living.

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