Arts 4 Dementia

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Empowering people with memory loss through artistic stimulation

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  1. Arts University launches Bournemouth drama, dance & music workshops for mild memory loss

    Arts University Bournemouth (AUB) held a training day to launch Arts 4 Dementia A4D's new wee...More

  2. Reawakening Festival 2017, Dorset

    Dorset’s first arts festival for dementia, Reawakening (15-29 May 2017) will celeb...More

  3. A4D early stage dementia training for Dorset arts and heritage organisations comes to Sherborne on 29 March

    Arts 4 Dementia (A4D), the national charity connecting people with early stage dementia to the arts,...More

Arts In Action

Music works its magic on A4D's amazing workshop participants living with early stage dementia. The clarinettist and...More

Arts Events

Pipeline Theatre - Spillikin (24th March 2017), Dorset

When:24 March 2017 07:30 PM Where:Sandford Orcas Village Hall, Farm Orchard, Dorset, dt9 4rx Description of the Event:It’s the 70s. Sally likes Debbie Ha...More

Creative Dance with Pavilion Dance, Bournemouth

When:24 March 2017 10:00 AM Where:Pavilion Dance South West, Pavilion Theatre building, Westover Road, Bournemouth, BH1 2BU Description of the Event:A series of eight free weekly Friday morning creative dance sessions led by Dr Sophie Hulbert and Aimée Smith. *HALF TERM Please note that there...More

Reminiscence session, Dorchester

When:31 March 2017 11:00 AM Where:Dorchester library, South Walks House, Dorchester, DT1 1EE Description of the Event:Monthly Reminiscence Session, different theme each month, with artifacts, a chance to chat and share memories over a cup of tea and a biscuit. ...More

Dad's Army, Dementia-Friendly Screening (London)

When:27 March 2017 11:00 AM Where:Greenwich Picturehouse, 180 Greenwich High Road, London, SE10 8NN Description of the Event:March's Dementia-Friendly Screening: Dads Army The Walmington-on-Sea Home Guard platoon deal with a visiting female journalist and a German spy ...More

Dementia Friendly Swimming at Poplar Baths

When:10 April 2017 10:00 AM Where:Poplar Baths ,170 East India Dock Road, , London, E14 0ED Swimming is a great all-round activity that is beneficial to everyone. It is particularly beneficial for people living with dementia as the sensation of being in the wate...More

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  • 22/03/2017 10:25 BOURNEMOUTH, Creative dance classes for early stage dementia start Fri 23 March, email
  • 21/03/2017 23:26 Dementia-friendly stage shows beginning to grow in importance
  • 20/03/2017 07:47 Arts Council award £3m to engage older people in the arts | News | ArtsProfessional via @artspro

Participants Say…

  1. Enlightening and Instructive

    David, a scientist diagnosed in 2011 with fronto-temporal dementia, and his wife found A4D projects ...More

  2. A Real Booster

    'It’s exhilarating, being reintroduced back into a creative mind frame, to meet people with th...More

  3. Poetry and Communication

    “I feel innovated. We just talked. I've never heard anything like it. It's stimulating....More

Volunteers Say…

  1. Becca

    Becca worked as a volunteer at our bbodance workshop in September 2016. After completing a BA in The...More

  2. Jessica

    Jessica Broadbent, who graduated in 2012 from Kings College London, was keen to use her literature d...More

  3. Orode

    Orode Faka, a Nigerian theatre artist, volunteered at both poetry projects at Putney Library. Having...More

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Arts 4 Dementia
Phoenix Yard
65 King's Cross Road

Telephone: 020 7239 4954

Registered Company No: 7511427
Registered Charity No: 1140842

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