Poetry to be used to help dementia patients at care home

14 March 2018 – Diss Mercury

Hartismere Place care home is to open its doors from 21.03.2018 (today), World Poetry Day for a day of word play and rhyming fun.

The idea is to use the poetry as a therapeutic tool to help support dementia patients at the home.

The care team has also invited year-four pupils from nearby St Peter and St Paul’s Primary School, as well as the Suffolk Poetry Society, who will be sharing their favourite poems throughout the day.

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