Dementia-friendly swimming experiences


People living with dementia often face barriers to participating in exercise such as swimming. In this video we listen to a number of people from ACH Group discussing how they have created resources for swimming pools on how to make their environments and their operations more dementia-friendly. In creating these resources, ACH worked with people living with dementia, their families and carers, as well as health professionals. This project received a Dementia Australia grant. For more information please visit…

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