The Storybox Project : At Home is a groundbreaking activities programme which uses imagination and creativity as a starting point. Building upon 12 years of practical experience, and work in hundreds of settings, it enable anybody suporting and individual / or group of people living with dementia, to deliver top quality, person centred activities, based upon a foundation of empathy, togetherness, and fun. It focuses upon the value of participation in the moment and the engagement of the most vulnerable older people; in particular those living with Alzheimer’s or Dementia.
Each Storybox activity and workshop serves as a starting point to:
- Create shared experiences.
- Encourage an affirmed sense of self.
- Improve physical health.
- Improve self esteem and confidence.
Subscribers have access to training, resources and support to deliver OUTSTANDING activities which are creative, accessible and fun.
“The themes are brilliant – it just brings everybody together. Being creative, making things, music, exercise, writing…it’s a great package.”
“It’s helped us develop our team and feel confident to try new ways of working.”
The project is supported by Arts Council England,
Image credit – Roshana Rubin-Mayhew