09 November 2016
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Salford Museum & Art Gallery
Peel Park, The Crescent
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The Salford Institute for Dementia welcomes you to a workshop, part of the ESRC Festival of Social Science, exploring environments and how they are viewed by people living with dementia. We will use photographs of hospital, care home and outdoor spaces to share views on how environments are perceived differently by different people and how they could be made more dementia-friendly. Come find out what works for dementia in terms of flooring, colour schemes, seating, therapeutic gardens, artwork, doorways, household products orientation boards, signage, pavements etc.
The event will share findings from several research studies into indoor and outdoor spaces and will be hands on and fun. Whether you have dementia yourself or are a family member, friend or carer of somebody affected by dementia, or work with people affected by dementia, you are most welcome to join us. People living with dementia who work with us regularly will be sharing their views first hand. The workshop will begin with a buffet and refreshments in the Reception of the Salford Museum & Art Gallery followed by discussion around small tables in the Museum café.
Register at: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/dementia-friendly-environments-workshop-tickets-28724067459
For further details contact: email@example.com or call 0161 295 2363
Parking: The Salford Museum & Art Gallery has 32 parking spaces including 3 accessible spaces (charges apply – up to three hours £2.00, coins only)