A Life More Ordinary Developing dementia friendly spaces through the arts

Christine Milligan
Roll out 1 st 18 months -Dukes Theatre plus 8 additional venues plus 2 cinema chains rolling it out nationally, e.g. Picture House FACT, are continuing their dementia friendly screenings in FACT Liverpool and rolling out to 18 of their London cinemas. The Light Cinema Experience, New Brighton "Being part of A Life More Ordinary places us well in the local community. The Light Cinema is now seen as central to the community rather than a faceless multi-cinema. We're part of the community
more » ... community hub!...The regular audience get to know our staff and know they are coming to a safe environment. It's also made our cinema staff more aware and understanding of people living with dementia and different needs which translates to our relaxed screenings as well." Marketing Manager, The Light Cinemas (New Brighton)