Gift Series

Instead of giving unwanted stuff that simply turns into clutter, why not give the gift of Creative Companionship? The Blooming Caravan gift series brings meaningful experiences to seniors in their homes through creative projects designed to tackle loneliness and boredom!

 

 Let’s bake together!

Baking Extravaganza

Perfect for someone special who enjoys indulging visitors with their homemade treats

Give your loved one an enjoyable and supportive start to their holiday baking. We’ll put the kettle on and enjoy a memorable morning or afternoon of chatting and making treats.

Baking options include: two recipe selections from cookies, bars, loafs, or cakes

Duration: One in-home visit (4 hours together)
Price: $225, includes baking supplies and recipe cards
Must be enjoyed by December 21, 2018
*Some conditions apply


 Let’s hear your stories!

Life Story Project

Perfect for someone special who can captivate an entire room with their storytelling

An opportunity to reminisce, linking the past with the present and the future. I’ll provide a gentle guiding hand as your loved one creates a one-of-a-kind story they’ll look forward to sharing with you!

Project options include: a memory box or frame, a personalized calendar, a self-portrait collage, a family recipe booklet, a mini digital scrapbook, or a short video or audio recording

Duration: Three weekly in-home visits of 2 hours each (a total of 6 hours together)
Price: $420, includes story-making equipment and project supplies
Must be enjoyed by December 21, 2018
*Some conditions apply


 Let your hands touch the earth!

Escape the Winter Blues

Perfect for someone special who may be less mobile and feeling stuck indoors

An engaging weekly project that will get your loved one’s hands moving and put their body in tune with the rhythms of the season. I’ll help them connect to nature’s beauty and bring some light indoors at a time when it’s harder to get outside.

Weekly projects include: indoor gardening, seasonal cooking, nature-inspired art, and story making

Duration: Four weekly in-home visits of 1.5 hours each (a total of 6 hours together)
Price: $510, includes weekly project materials
Must be enjoyed by March 1, 2019
*Some conditions apply


 Let’s add some fresh flavours to your life!

Spice Up Your Kitchen Life

Perfect for someone special who needs inspiration in the kitchen and may be adjusting to preparing food for themselves

Offering monthly cooking companionship visits with seasonal recipe selections that are fun and easy to prepare, with portion sizes intended not to overwhelm seniors who live alone. Count on your loved one sitting down for an enjoyable three-course meal after we’re done experimenting with new flavours in the kitchen.

Menu includes: appetizer or starter, main course, and dessert

Duration: 3 monthly in-home visits of 3 hours each (a total of 9 hours together)
Price: $675, includes recipe cards and all ingredients for preparing the meal
Must be enjoyed by March 30, 2019. Dietary restrictions and individual preferences are always accommodated. Choice of three menu options before each visit.
*Some conditions apply

Gift certificates are also available on request.


 

*Conditions:

  • Gift series packages have a limited number of spaces available. Book today to guarantee a spot!

  • In-home services provided in the Greater Toronto Area only. Additional travel fees will apply for clients outside the GTA.

  • Participating clients must be able to look after their basic self-care needs independently, with minimal assistance, or ensure that a care partner or personal support worker is available for the full duration of Blooming Caravan visits.

  • For planning and scheduling purposes, a complimentary 20-minute phone meeting is included with each package.

  • No refunds provided. However, the full value of the gift package can be put towards any Blooming Caravan service at the regular price. Must still be used by specified deadline.

  • Visits require a 48-hour cancellation notice to be rescheduled at no charge. $25.00 rescheduling fee may apply with shorter notice.

  • Full payment due before first visit can be scheduled.

  • Upon receipt of invoice, payment can be made in cash, by electronic transfer, or by cheque.