Joining the Network

Join the network, grow the network and stay in touch with the Creative Dementia Arts Network team and CDAN members. Please send back the online CDAN Directory form so that we can add your details and send you a quarterly enewsletter. We will only send you communication from third parties who we are associated with e.g. the Journal of Dementia Care and other organisations in the arts and dementia field.

  • We welcome Artists, musicians, singers, poets, performers and others who engage and make relationships with people with dementia
  • Small arts companies and larger ones, those that are already work with older people and/or those with dementia, and those who want to do so
  • Museums, galleries, theatres and other cultural institutions doing innovative work or thinking about programmes that engage older people with disabilities
  • Commissioners, managers and other staff working in the NHS and those working in Local Authority health, social care, libraries and other public services
  • Care providers
  • Housing organisations Voluntary organisations working with people with dementia
  • Volunteers

Membership Plus

We are working on a membership plus opportunity for those individuals and organisations who want more bespoke services from CDAN. For membership fee we shall be offering a discount on consultancy, training, seminars and the annual conference. We shall send out news of this offer in the Autumn newsletter


We welcome donations for our work. Please contact Maria Parsons, the Director, in the first instance to discuss