Table 2

Example of public engagement activities

Activity/project titleEngagement questionsOutcomes/outputTarget of activityData
Practising imagination through visual artHow can I have fun with my clients/spouse/partner?
How can I learn more about helping someone living with dementia?
How can I learn what a person with dementia is capable of?
What are the best ways of using visual arts to enrich the lives of those with dementia?
Each of the 3 sites to run practitioner workshops/training sessions, using ‘A Practitioners Guide to Dementia and Imagination’ and online resourcesMore people delivering arts activities as part of care for people living with dementia
Developing skills for those working in the care of people living with dementia, including family carers
Short evaluations; longer term follow-up to ascertain practice changes