Living Well – a case study

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This week we’d like to share a great video that highlights a project in Cornwall also working to reduce isolation and improve health and wellbeing.

The Living Well project aims to help people who are socially isolated and highly dependent on health and social care services to improve their quality of life. It starts with a conversation to understand the person’s story and what will make life better. Continue reading

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Nature stimulates cognitive ability

Participants learn about using outdoor activities for MCST sessions

 

Its true, nature can stimulate cognitive functions, and we’re spreading the word.

Last month we led a training session for 8 MCST (that’s Maintaining Cognitive Stimulation Therapy) facilitators from Age UK Cornwall.  CST, or ‘Cognitive Stimulation Therapy’, is a pyschosocial treatment for people with mild to moderate dementia Continue reading

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