We decided to recognise five events that responded in creative and inspiring ways to this year’s theme of Reflections as well as embodying the message of our Year of Connected Communities 2023, having teamwork and creative connections at the heart of their activities. The five winning entries will each receive £100 tokens to spend on arts materials and all finalists will receive certificates.Read More
National Day of Arts in Care Homes 2023
NAPA celebrated the fifth National Day of Arts in Care Homes in September 2023 by highlighting different aspects of arts in care provision in the run-up to the day itself. Over 100 care homes registered details of their own arts events and many more took part in online NAPA online events and shared posts on social media.Read More
Wonderful discussion with Gail Gregory and Keith Oliver about creativity, arts and dementia.
Great insights of the importance of being given the opportunities to try new things and learn new skills for people living with dementia and some really good activity ideas for care settings too.
One of the key aims of the NAPA Arts in Care Homes programme is to work towards embedding arts and cultural participation into care provision.Read More