You’ll find them in coffee houses, museums or other community organizations. Memory cafés are safe, welcoming spaces for people living with forgetfulness or other cognitive challenges, as well as their families and friends. Some memory cafés invite guest artists, others focus on educational programs, and still others just provide a friendly social space for chatting and enjoying each other’s company.
This one-minute video provides a quick overview (if you cannot see the embedded video, click here to view on YouTube):
To find a memory café in your part of Massachusetts, click here for a directory from Jewish Family & Children’s Service.
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