A New Commitment to Memory Care
Oakwood Creative Care™ & ALLE Learning™ have partnered for the past five years in the development of a new and innovative memory care program that blends lifelong learning classes, with creative & expressive sessions to create experiences that encourage recall and curiosity. It’s time to learn, to create, and to laugh!
Adult Day Clubs
Memory Care Communities
Community Based Programs
Expressing ourselves is a critical part of a meaningful life. We can draw from the past, be in the present, and look toward the future. For people living with dementia, it is often difficult to keep the parts and pieces connected. Also, it is difficult for many...
Actively creating and learning benefits older adults by increasing their self-confidence and self-worth
Born in 1860, Grandma Moses grew up on a farm in upstate New York, married, and moved to a Virginia farm where she raised five children. She did not start painting until she was 77 years old. Arthritis prevented her from doing needlework any longer and she was looking...
Research shows creative and engaging activities promote physical and mental well-being among those with dementia
Our team at EngAGE EnCOURAGE™ believes that good programming begins with the concepts of learning, laughing, and creating. National and international studies continue to reveal and support the importance of moving away from “institutional or child-like activities”...