People with dementia can sometimes cause embarrassment with new behaviours that don’t follow the norm. But perhaps we can all learn something from them …
A breakfast-time story showing how applying simple improv techniques can reduce those stressful dementia moments.
Not just a dementia singing session … an evening of musical entertainment where everyone was included. ‘We didn’t want it to stop.’
Volunteering. Working on Joe’s team gives Lena the opportunity to show that even with Alzheimers she still has a role to play in the community … in a non-pressure situation where she feels comfortable.
There’s something about walking that seems to set the creative juices flowing – not least when the walker is a person with dementia. The fourth story in our ‘Taking A Break’ series.
Fitness, friendship and fun – that’s what we got dancing at the Swinton Grand Palais. A brilliant dementia fund-raiser … where Lena’s on top form.