The Room Outside seminar (UK)

Date: 22 March 2018
Location: Edinburgh
Venue: University of Edinburgh
Event type: Talk
Cost: £120
The Room Outside seminar (UK)
Learn how to maximise the benefits of being outdoors with the new book, The Room Outside, designing outdoor living for older people and those with dementia.

Research and experience continue to demonstrate the considerable benefits of outdoor spaces to a person’s physical and mental wellbeing. Daylight and sunlight are both essential for good health, as is exercise and activity. Outdoor areas can have so many benefits for us all and especially older people.

Program

10.00am   Introduction
                 Professor Mary Marshall, Senior Consultant, Dementia Centre, HammondCare
10.05am   Benefits of being outdoors
                 Annie Pollock, Associate Consultant Architect & Landscape Architect, Dementia Centre, HammondCare
10.30am   Tea and buns
10.50am   Safe and welcoming design
                 Annie Pollock, Associate Consultant Architect & Landscape Architect, Dementia Centre, HammondCare
11.20am   Q&A
11.40am   Book signing
12.00pm   Close

Contact

For more information please email europe@dementiacentre.com

The Room Outside seminar (UK)