07/03/2019

The University of West London wants to hear your views on dementia education and training.

The University of West London wants to hear your views on dementia education and training. Universities are an important source of education and training for people working in dementia care or […]
27/02/2019

The use of dolls in dementia care

Doll Therapy   During a day-long observation in a care home in Ireland earlier this year, there was a man, ‘Patrick’ who appeared quite worried and was pacing along the […]
21/02/2019

AGE OF CREATIVITY FESTIVAL OF CREATIVITY FOR OLDER PEOPLE 1st – 31st MAY 2019

AGE OF CREATIVITY FESTIVAL OF CREATIVITY FOR OLDER PEOPLE 1st – 31st MAY 2019   The Age of Creativity Festival 1 – 31 May seeks to celebrate the creative arts for, […]
19/02/2019

NAPA Open Training Day Edinburgh – Wednesday 19th June 2019

NAPA Open Training Day Edinburgh Wednesday 19th June 2019 (10am-4pm) Theme: Practical Activities for Dementia Care   NAPA is delighted to announce this training day with a full and varied […]
19/02/2019

Annual Conference London – 16th July 2019

Annual Conference London – 16th July 2019 (10am – 4pm) This year the conference has the emphasis on the practical use of the arts, if you want a day where […]
13/12/2018

Reflections on 20 years working in Activity Provision

Rewriting our Induction Guide recently gave me the chance to review what’s changed in the 20 years since NAPA was registered as a charity. It is a mixed bag. In […]
13/12/2018

Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year

Thank you for supporting us through our 20th year celebrations. You have helped us to achieve so much. We have 2,811* members who support more than 56,000** residents to enjoy […]
11/12/2018

Activity & Well-being : Exploring the changing role of the Activity Coordinator

  NAPA teams up with My Home Life in their latest bulletin. Inside this issue… Get up to date with the My Home Life movement across the UK with ‘My Home […]