Arts 4 Dementia

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Empowering people with memory loss through artistic stimulation

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  1. AFTER DEMENTIA AWARENESS WEEK - Reawakening Festival Continues in Dorset

    REAWAKENING, Dorset's first arts and heritage festival for dementia continues: MONDAY 22 May POOLE...More

  2. Reawakening Festival 2017, Dorset

    Reawakening Festival 2017 Dorset (15 May - 3 June) Dorset’s first arts ...More

  3. A4D Drama workshop at Arcola Theatre, Dalston, June - July 2017

    A4D Drama at Arcola Theatre A4D welcomes you to a free eight-week series of drama workshops at the ...More

Arts In Action

Description of the Event:One in six of the UK’s population is currently aged 65 and over and by 2050, it is e...More

Arts Events

Reminisce, Dorchester

When:26 May 2017 10:30 AM Where:Dorchester Library and Learning Centre, South Walks House, Charles Street, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1EE Description of the Event:A discussion group free to all thos...More

Songs for the Mind, Bournemouth

When:26 May 2017 10:30 AM Where:Immanuel Church, 1, Bournemouth, BH6 3QJ Description of the Event:Singing is great for the mood and memory. Come along for some fun with song. Refreshments included. Number of Participants: 30 Accessibility ...More

I AM - Preserving Identity through Drama and Story Sharing, Bridport

When:31 May 2017 11:00 AM Where:Bridport Arts Centre, South Street, Bridport, DT6 3NR Description of the Event:The three-hour workshop works with those living with early stage dementia and their carers/ family members to discover through the sharing of mem...More

Singin In The Rain, Brighton

When:26 May 2017 10:30 AM Where:Duke of York's Picturehouse, Preston Circus, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 4NA Description of the Event:The Duke of Yorks Picturehouse, located in Preston Circus, Brighton, hosts regular Dementia-Friendly screenings. During these screenings, free te...More

Castle Tour (Durlston Country Park, Dorset)

When:1 June 2017 02:30 PM Where:Durlston Country Park, , Swanage, BH192JL Description of the Event:Free half-hour tour of Durlston Castle with a friendly volunteer. Lifts to all levels. Gentle pace. Donations welcome. This event also runs: Thu...More

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  • 25/05/2017 12:43 Dorset leading the way in fight over dementia stigma, with its very own arts festival, over 100 events #GoogleAlerts
  • 25/05/2017 10:46 TURTLE SONG - How singing on stage is bringing people with dementia ‘back to life’ via @TheStage
  • 23/05/2017 11:04 WEYMOUTH, 2-30. PM: "Singing for the Brain" (Alzheimer's Society) at Salvation Army Hall, Westham Riad DT4 8NS.…

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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