ArtCare: The Story of How an Arts Program Can Transform Long Term Care

description

ArtCare is a unique program that brings community artists, students and volunteers into Luther Manor Adult Day Care Center for art residencies with the Adult Day Care participants. ArtCare also provides trainings of how to work with persons with Alzheimer’s and provides general information on the nature of Alzheimer’s disease.

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subject terms

Aging & Longevity

Aging & Longevity > Health: Brain & Mental

Aging & Longevity > Positive Aging

Aging & Longevity > Social Interaction & Isolation

Creative Aging

Creative Aging > Arts Education

Creative Aging > Creative Expression

contributor

Anne Basting

related organization

Luther Manor Adult Day Care Center

book title

ArtCare: The Story of How an Arts Program Can Transform Long Term Care

resource type

Book and Chapter

year

2008

keywords

Alzheimers, Dementia