Merevale House, Atherstone

Merevale House, Atherstone – for people of working age and early onset dementia

Music/ Singing and Ceramics Program. Residents were able to choose which activities they wanted to attend giving them a personal choice. The use of music relevant to different generations was stimulating to residents of particular ages and provided a platform for them to come together and share remembered songs. Ceramics worked on a very immediate level with residents. Using found objects that evoked memories to impress in clay engaged residents through these memories to respond to the immediacy to creating with clay .