Promoting quality of life for people with dementia and their carers through the creative arts
Artists for Alzheimer’s-UK holds its first annual conference
This very successful conference showcased best practice in creative arts and dementia from
Oxfordshire, the UK and internationally. Guest speakers included
Paul Cann, Simon Kearey,
Dr. John Zeisel, John Killick, Chris Gage, and Maria Parsons,
Director, ARTZ UK. 
> Video of conference highlights

 
An informative radio interview
Artistic Approach to Dementia
In a broadcast on ABC Radio National, Dr John Zeisel discusses Alzheimer'sdisease and innovation.
The interviewer is
Richard Aedy on his programme Life Matters. It is a wide ranging talk about artistic,
and non-pharmacalogical approaches to the care of people living with Alzheimer's 
Click here to listen to this interview
 
All the world's a stage
Over the Moon reviewed by Maria Parsons
Maria Parsons, Director, ARTZ UK evaluated a wonderful theatre residency that took place
in a North London care home for people with dementia. Residents were thoroughly
engaged in aplay which took place in the lounge taking everyone in the home through a
tale of thwarted love with a happy ending. 

> Video of presentation highlights    
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