Museums fight the isolation and pain of Dementia

Carol Rogers, Executive Director, Education and Visitors, National Museums Liverpool shares her personal reflections on how a museum-led dementia awareness programme is challenging social isolation and changing lives:

“I knew by her eye contact, by her squeezing of my hand, that she gained great pleasure from having that experience. It was interactive, it was personal. It got right to the hub of Margaret’s life story.”

Full article: ‘Museums Fight the Isolation and Pain of Dementia‘ | NY Times

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