Gift Ideas for Seniors

Welcome to the 21st Century. By 2020, over 35% of the population will be 50 years old and over. And scientists just determined 115 years old is the average age of the maximum human lifespan for those without serious injury or life-threatening disease.

The good news is that MaxiAids has the greatest selection of gifts from which you can choose for the growing over-50 crowd: your mother, father, grandmother, grandfather, aunts, uncles, friends, and relatives.

Whether you are looking for gifts for parents, gifts for mom, gifts for dad, gifts for grandparents, gifts for grandma, gifts for grandpa, gifts for seniors, gifts for old people ("Bite your tongue, youngster!"), gifts for the elderly ("Get off my lawn, you young punk!"), gifts for the aging ("Beats the alternative, kid!") -- you have landed in the right spot at the right time.

Buying a gift is easy. Just whip out your credit or debit card and you're halfway there. The trick is getting the idea for the right gift for grandma or mom, the ideal gift for grandpa or dad -- that's the real challenge. Well, if it's gift ideas for seniors that you are looking for, you've come to the right place.

MaxiAids specializes in products that make a difference in the daily life of seniors and those over 50, especially those who are blind or have low vision, and those who are deaf or hard of hearing; as well as the arthritic and mobility impaired.  

Do you have a mother, father, or grandparent with a chronic condition like diabetes or high blood pressure that requires monitoring?

Keeping on top of chronic health conditions and properly managing them can help prevent those worrisome middle-of-the-night visits to the hospital emergency room.

MaxiAids has easy-to-use talking blood pressure monitors and talking blood glucose monitors that seniors love to use (or at the very least, do not hate using -- the important takeaway being that they do use them).

That's the key, isn't it? Finding a gift your loved one will use because they find it useful in enjoying a fuller life.

What are the most useful gifts for a grandparents, parents, or seniors?

For the answer, check out all the MaxiAids Gifts for Seniors Departments: 1) Gift Ideas for Seniors with Low Vision; 2) Gift Ideas for Seniors who are Hard of Hearing; 3) Games for Seniors; 4) Gift Ideas for Seniors to Get Around Easier; and 5) Gift Ideas for Seniors in the Kitchen.

Gift Ideas for Seniors with Low Vision

Unisex Tel-Time Talking Watches - One Button

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Naturalight 2x Magnifying Floor-Table LED Light

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Coil  Auto Touch LED Illuminated Magnifiers

List Price: $99.95

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When you give mom, dad, grandma, or grandpa a magnifying aid, you're not just giving them a magnifier, you're gifting them the independence to read prescription bottles, menus, and so much more on their own.  

There are many amazing and useful gifts in this department, like talking watches that literally tell the time at the press of a button.

Except for the glare of the sun outside at high noon, no older person like your parents or grandparents will ever complain that there's too much light. Aging eyes need more light to see. That's a fact of life that's pretty easy to deal with in this electric, light-emitting-diode age. No home can have too many high-quality lamps such as you'll find here.

Gift Ideas for Seniors who are Hard of Hearing

Reizen Mighty Loud Ear 120dB Personal Amplifier

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TV Listener Rechargeable Wireless Headset- 40dB

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Clarity XLC3.4 Amplified Cordless Phone- 50dB

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Remember when phone calls to your parents and grandparents were enjoyable?

There are solutions to our natural impatience talking with an older person who doesn't hear as well as they once did. If you are tired of repeating yourself again and again during phone calls, perhaps it's time to gift mom and dad or grandma and grandpa an amplified telephone or amplified headset so that you both can enjoy phone conversations once again.

As our loved ones age and become hard of hearing, that doesn't necessarily mean they must be condemned to a life where hearing is always hard. Here are some gifts for seniors who are hard of hearing that will help.

Games for Seniors

Elite Low Vision Playing Cards - Single Deck

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Large Print Easy Monday Crosswords

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Easy Read Finger - Tip Bingo Card

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Girls just want to have fun -- as do boys -- no matter how old they are, even if they are over 50 or 60 years old.

Want to know the biggest secret of getting older?

Aside from aches and pains, old people always feel younger on the inside than they look on the outside. So, let them have some fun, with games specifically designed for seniors.

Gift Ideas for Seniors to Get Around Easier

Bobcat 3-Wheel Compact Transportable Scooter

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Drive Medical Quad Support Cane Tip

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Aluminum 4 Wheel Rollator with 6" Casters

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What does mobility mean to a senior? First, it means not being stuck at home. It means getting out and around -- in other words, freedom. Second, it means staying healthy. The human body is designed to move about, not sit down all day like a statue.

Here are the gift ideas that help seniors get around and stay on the road to good health. Check out these Mobility Aids: Scooters, Rollators, Walkers, Wheel Chairs, Canes and more.

Gift Ideas for Seniors in the Kitchen

Speaks Volumz- Talking 3-Cup Measuring Cup

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Hot-Shot Beverage Maker

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Talking Microwave Oven

List Price: $399.00

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As we get older, we tend to simplify. No more preparing 7-course meals and soup-to-nuts banquets. It's not lack of ambition or desire, it's physical. It's hard to see, hard to hear, and even harder to just do things, even simple things.

To help out your mom and dad or grandma and grandpa in the kitchen, check out these thoughtful gifts that can make life less difficult for seniors in the kitchen. See all the ways you can help make it easier for seniors to cook and prepare their meals

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Everyone loves a good mystery -- except the Holiday Mystery called, "What Gift Should I Get?"

It's that time of year when we all wonder and worry, "What gift will really make their eyes smile and not end up dust-covered and forgotten?"

Well, you're in luck . . . that mystery is solved within the pages of the 2016 MaxiAids Holiday Catalog and MaxiAid.com's Holiday Sale 2016 Section where you'll uncover just the right gift.

Click here to view the 2016 Holiday Catalog

Click here to view our full selection of Gifts for the Holidays