Creative Mojo Chichester & Havant

Creative Mojo provides tailor made group arts and craft activities for care homes, learning disability homes and community groups. Groups are suitable for people of different abilities and ages including people with learning disabilities, physical disabilities, autism and other specialist needs. We specialise in working with people with dementia.

Updated:
24 April 2018
Location:
South East
Sectors:
Arts, Care, Community organisations, Education Sector, Health, Hospices, Recreation, Social Care
Local Alliances:
Hampshire Dementia Action Alliance, Chichester Dementia Action Alliance

1. Action Plan

1. The National Dementia Declaration lists seven outcomes that the DAA are seeking to achieve for people with dementia and their carers. How would you describe your organisation’s role in delivering better outcomes for people with dementia and their carers?

Creative Mojo Chichester & Havant is committed to ensuring people with dementia have access to opportunties to be creative, socialise and make a meaningful contribution, whether in a care home or out in the community. 

Staff are trained will ensure that individual expression and choice is enocuraged in each class and each individual's experience and ability is taken into account and supported.

Creative Mojo Chichester & Havant will actively use postive language, whether in promotional materials or communcating directly with people with dementia and their carers.

We will encourage opportunities for people with dementia and their carers to share activities and experiences through art and group projects and encourage fun and connection.

Creative Mojo Chichester & Havant will share experiences and knowledge with other Creative Mojo franchisees nationally in order to encourage better understanding & outcomes for people with dementia and their carers.

2. What are the challenges to delivering these outcomes from the perspective of your organisation?

Staff will need training and awareness regarding working with people with dementia.

Staff will need to build strong relationships with customers, from individuals within each class to staff within care homes or community groups.

Member website

www.creativemojo.co.uk

2. Actions

  • Share experience & knowledge

    Creative Mojo Chichester & Havant will share experiences and knowledge with other Creative Mojo franchisees nationally in order to encourage better understanding & outcomes for people with dementia and their carers.
    Status:
    Being implemented
  • Actively use positive language & communication

    Creative Mojo Chichester & Havant will actively use positive language, whether in promotional materials or when communicating directly with people with dementia and their carers. We will share positive communication good practise with other Creative Mojo Franchisees.
    Status:
    Planning
  • Encourage creativity & connection

    Creative Mojo Chichester & Havant will encourage and offer opportunities for people with dementia and their carers to share creative activities and experiences through art. By setting up group actvities we aim to empower people with dementia and foster a sense of belonging, achievement, fun and connection.

    Status:
    Being implemented