A4D Best Practice Conference 2021, May 20-21 – Arts for Brain Health: Social Prescribing as Peri-Diagnostic Practice for Dementia
Registration is now open for the A4D Best Practice Conference Arts for Brain Health: Social Prescribing as Peri-Diagnostic Practice for Dementia, May 20-21, 2021.
An opportunity for GPs, social prescribers, arts and health organisations, educationalists and funders, innovative and creative ageing specialists, local authorities and policy makers to come together and revolutionise the world of social prescribing to for brain health.
Cultural and creative activity can be transformational for those at the start of their journey with dementia.
In this conference we explore how social prescribing can unlock access to the arts and dramatically improve wellbeing and brain health.
We look at the impact of engaging in weekly creative and wellbeing activity and examine the potential for normalising social prescribing as diagnostic practice around the UK.
Bringing together leading experts in the fields of arts, culture, health and wellbeing, this online conference will highlight cross-sector referral and funding partnership practice for sustainable social prescription programmes, presenting evidence for creative ageing and debating the way forward.