Space, the final frontier: outdoor access for people living with dementia

  • Elaine Argyle, Tom Dening, Peter Bartlett
  • Aging & Mental Health, October 2016, Taylor & Francis
  • DOI: 10.1080/13607863.2016.1222351

Outdoor Access for people living with dementia

Photo by Luke Ellis-Craven on Unsplash

Photo by Luke Ellis-Craven on Unsplash

What is it about?

It discusses why people with dementia should have the right to go outside. For not only does this outdoor access promote their mental wellbeing, it also promotes their social inclusion and human rights.

Why is it important?

https://idea.nottingham.ac.uk/blogs/posts/great-outdoors

Perspectives

Dr Elaine Argyle
University of Nottingham

Outdoor access not only helps to promote the health and wellbeing of people with dementia, it is also key to the promotion of their social inclusion and human rights.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13607863.2016.1222351

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