De Wever, Alzheimer Nederland department Midden-Brabant, Prins Heerlijk, Convivio, De Gouden Mix, DVG and European Social Innovation Week 2017 will host a dementia-friendly day out on Monday, 25th of September. People with dementia want to actively participate in society and feel connected with other generations. This is also the reason why the theme of this day is Stay involved! Various events are scheduled for this day. In the morning, there are exercise, creative and music workshops as well as workshops on sensory stimulation and reading out loud. The afternoon is reserved for the popular sing-along event Zilver Tilburg Zingt. Because of the many positive reactions and huge interest in recent years, the event is scheduled for this year as well. Five hundred people with and without dementia singing together! Some eighty nursing homes from all over the country sing along via a livestream. Esther Barten leads the event and the choir “De Gouden Mix” from Tilburg provides the vocal backup.
Brabantse Proeftuin Dementie
Alzheimer Nederland – Midden Brabant
De Gouden Mix
monday september 25th
09.30 – 23.00
This programme is free of charge with a wristband. You can get your free wristband at the information point or you can ask the activity organiser. It is advisable to subscribe if you’re planning on visiting, so that you can be sure of a place. You can subscribe on the programme here. Joining last minute? No problem, however full = full.