In April we had an activity stand at an Age UK event where we invited carers and people living with dementia to have a go at weaving flowers, leaves and stems into our loom. This proved to be a really successful activity as weaving seems to require just the right level of concentration Continue reading
This short 1 minute film is about Weaving Tales; an activity that we used recently at a workshop to demonstrate how simple activities like this can engage people living with dementia.
Weaving Tales stimulates our memories of being in outdoor environments which in turn sparks conversation. This leads to a greater understanding between people. It’s not about what you create with someone; it’s about the “journey” you share together whilst you’re doing it.
How it worked…… Continue reading