DescriptionA London-based research and development project including: 12 bespoke dances with people living with young onset dementia and their family carer; a dance theatre work in progress; a series of professional development workshops for family carers, artists and healthcare professionals.
Project partners: Dementia Pathfinders, St George’s NHS, Public Health England, Dementia Action Alliance, London Borough of Merton, Merton Arts Space, London Borough of Richmond Upon Thames, Alexandra Palace, University of Bergen - Grieg Academy of Music, Created Out of Mind at the Wellcome Hub, DanceWest at the Lyric.
Review by Award Winning Journalist Pippa Kelly: http://pippakelly.co.uk/2017/12/dancing-with-dementia/
Featured in Wellcome Women Activists and Pioneers in Dementia: http://www.createdoutofmind.org/stories-and-reflections/the-women-behind-dementia
|Period||Nov 2016 → Nov 2020|
|Degree of Recognition||International|
Documents & Links
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter › peer-review
Research output: Non-textual form › Performance
Moving Kinship Hubs for families affected by young onset dementia, Alexandra Palace and Merton Arts Space
Activity: Public engagement and outreach › Other