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Special film screenings to get people with dementia singing in the rain

A project in Lancaster giving those with dementia and their family members the chance to go out and enjoy movies together is proving a hit

What would improve the quality of older people's lives in the areas where they live? That was the question a project undertaken by Age UK Lancashire set out to answer. A powerful thread through the research, conducted between May 2010 and September 2013 in Carnforth, Nelson and Skelmersdale, was the problems of living with dementia, even though it was not the primary focus of the research.

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