The role of creative arts and dementia

The role of creative arts and dementia
GIVING
BY ANNE M. CHERNIN
Director of Client Services JFCS of Southwest Florida

The JFCS Dementia Respite Support Program is an ongoing program serving men and women age 60 and over, who have a medical diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias, and who are in early to mid stages of dementia living at home. The program offers weekly groups that focus on cognitive, communication and socialization skills. Since its start three years ago, the JFCS Dementia Respite Support Program has filled a void in the community.

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