Resource pack to help develop care home pen pal partnerships and encourage creative writing activities. This user-friendly guide includes tips and suggestions, template letters and ideas for related creative activities. Developed with Creative Writes, Sunrise Seniors, Gracewell and Greensleeves Care.
Written in association with NAPA, the SCIE website has a dedicated page aimed at encouraging participation in the arts for people living in care homes.
Packed full of information about a wide range of arts activities including creative writing, visual arts, dance, using puppets, sculpture, music, pottery, digital arts, gardening and everyday creativity.
Article about poet and author John Killick who has has written seven books on dementia, including Dementia Positive, Communication and the Care of People with Dementia and Playfulness and Dementia.