Creative writing in care homes: getting started

Julie Swann
  • Nursing and Residential Care, June 2009, Mark Allen Group
  • DOI: 10.12968/nrec.2009.11.6.42413

How to start a creative writing group.

What is it about?

This article discusses the positive effects of this cost-effective activity and provides some ideas on how to get started.

Why is it important?

Writing undertaken in a group setting with the care home can increase resident's self-esteem and encourage communication.

Perspectives

Mrs Julie I Swann

Writing in a group settling can be enjoyable and stimulating.

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