Cities that care, not simply care homes

Wandering

  • The anxiety of carers for the safety of people with dementia leaving: getting lost, getting injured.
  • The need of people with dementia to wander: to walk, to find sensory experiences, to try and find lost places, people, memories.

Design for wandering

Memory walks

  • A place for people to wander
  • A place where wandering people are known to be

Cities that care not care homes

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Sensory Design Consultant, usability researcher and workshop facilitator. www.linkedin.com/in/alastair-somerville-b48b368 Twitter @acuity_design & @visceralUX

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Alastair Somerville

Alastair Somerville

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Sensory Design Consultant, usability researcher and workshop facilitator. www.linkedin.com/in/alastair-somerville-b48b368 Twitter @acuity_design & @visceralUX