art speaks
when words fade

About Us

sampleThe Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to disseminating knowledge that focuses on improving the quality of lives of older adults and of seniors living with dementia, using the visual and performing arts.

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Society Mission and History

Flower 2The Society for the Arts in Dementia Care is built on the premise that older adults and people living with dementia have the right to dignity, to be heard and to be valued. The Society provides an interdisciplinary forum for creative expression with older adults by bringing together academic research and practical knowledge.

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2017 WorkshopCall for 2021 AGM

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Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time”.

~Thomas Merton
Thomas Merton (1915-1968), was an American writer, poet, social activist, and student of comparative religion.