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NAPA conference – Postponed

  NAPA Conference 2020 –

                                                 2nd June 2020   – Postponed                                                  




In Partnership with The European Reminiscence Network

The developing situation with COVID 19 means that we have decided that it would be most appropriate to postpone The NAPA National conference planned for June 2nd 2020.`

When the moment is right later in the year, we will reschedule, and we will be delighted if you can join us then.

In the meantime, we have FREE Resources available on our website to support you to continue to provide activities in your care settings. Click here.

Our thoughts are very much with the sectors amazing care and activity providers.

The Art of

Conversation and Connection 

Arts-based reminiscence in activity provision

Conference aim:

This one-day conference will celebrate the importance of conversation and connection. Delegates will be given the opportunity to explore practical approaches to enable conversation, connection and self-expression through arts-based reminiscence. Delegates will also be encouraged to connect with each other.


Learning outcomes: Participation in this conference will enable delegates to:

  • Recognise the role of arts-based reminiscence in enabling conversation, connection and self-expression
  • Identify methods for improved conversation, connection and self-expression
  • Describe the role of arts-based reminiscence in the provision of person-centred care
  • Plan person-centred arts-based reminiscence activities for people living with care and support needs



This conference is suitable for all those providing care, support and activity to people with care and support needs. Managers, Clinicians, Therapists, Nurses, Care staff, Activity providers, Catering professionals, Commissioners and Arts Practitioners are welcome.

Speakers to include:

Pam Schweitzer, Hilary Woodhead, Grace Meadows, Isobel Jones & others