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Dementia Adventure

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Dementia Adventure design small group short breaks and bespoke holidays for people living with dementia and their carers. These breaks can be designed for all stages of dementia and the website also contains a list of places that offer dementia-friendly accommodation so that people can arrange their own holidays.

The organisation is committed to helping people living with dementia take part in activities they love and continue to enjoy outdoor spaces and the benefits it can brings to them.

Dementia Adventure also provide training to healthcare professionals, organisations, local authorities and care homes – giving them the tools to better understand the needs of people diagnosed with dementia and to overcome the barriers that often prevent people accessing the outdoors and nature.

Telephone:
01245 237548
Sector:
Private

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For some people later in their life the cells in the brain that are related to mental ability become damaged, causing a gradual decrease in the ability to think and remember. When this happens it is referred to as dementia. Dementia is a non-specific illness syndrome (set of signs and symptoms) in which affected areas of cognition may be memory, attention, language, and problem solving.