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Retro room designed to help people living with dementia

idea.nottingham.ac.uk image: retro clockMutton stew and dumplings were on the menu at the launch of an authentic 1950s-style reminiscence room to help people with dementia at a Darlington residential complex.  As well as a filling post-war lunch, served by staff in mid-century fashions, tenants enjoyed a sing-a-long of old favourites.

The new resource, at Rosemary Court sheltered housing complex in Darlington, provides the perfect setting for staff to hold memory sessions with people with dementia.

Read more on the Northern Echo website.