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OMA in Qualicum Beach, Vancouver Island, Canada

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Amy Kivell, OMA Facilitator at the Gardens in Qualicum Beach, launched the first OMA site on Vancouver Island. She collaborated with students from Ballenas Secondary School and hosted a beautiful art...
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Tips to Make the Holidays Easier for People With Dem...

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The holidays can be a time for family gathering, parties and celebrations. But they present an additional challenge when a loved one is living with dementia. Too much activity, a shift in daily...
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OMA art show in Squirrel Hill gallery, Pittsburgh

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Liz Powell, OMA Facilitator and art education coordinator for the Jewish Association on Aging coordinated an art show at the Charles M. Morris Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Squirrel Hill....
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Memory Cafe

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The Scripps Gerontology Center, Opening Minds through Art (OMA), Oxford Lane Library, and Oxford Community Arts Center have partnered to sponsor two new Memory Cafes. These cafes are spaces in which...
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Nail it!

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Nail it is a manicure service by Miami students for older adults at a nearby retirement community. This program was created to give Miami students more opportunities for one-on-one interaction with...
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OMA is thriving in Lacombe, Alberta, Canada

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OMA Facilitator Helle Tees builds connections between students from Red Deer College and older adults living with dementia in Lacombe & District Family and Community Support Services. Read their...
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