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Dementia Friendly film: On The Town

Start Date 26 July 2017 10:30 End Date 26 July 2017 13:00
Location Picturehouse at National Science and Media Museum Little Horton Lane Bradford BD1 1NQ
Price £4.00
Dementia Friendly screenings aim to make cinema more accessible to local dementia communities by providing a fun and inclusive experience to enable people living with dementia, their families and carers to attend the cinema in a safe and welcoming environment.

Open to the general public too, the screenings are enhanced to suit the needs of people living with dementia: the lights are left on low, there are no adverts or trailers and the audience is allowed to move around – or sing along to any
Description of the Event:Dementia Friendly screenings aim to make cinema more accessible to local dementia communities by providing a fun and inclusive experience to enable people living with dementia, their families and carers to attend the cinema in a safe and welcoming environment.

Open to the general public too, the screenings are enhanced to suit the needs of people living with dementia: the lights are left on low, there are no adverts or trailers and the audience is allowed to move around – or sing along to any musical numbers! – should they wish to.

Free tea, coffee and biscuits are served for half an hour before the film to give people the chance to meet and socialise with others, and to familiarise themselves with the cinema space.

Tickets are at the reduced price of £4 per person, with a free place for accompanying carers.

Quality of Care: Disability Awareness Training is part of all Cinema staffs induction
Accessibility Facilities:

Contact: Roxy van der PostEmail Address: roxy.v@picturehouses.co.ukTransport Facilities: Buses, Rail, Parking nearby, Disabled parking

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