People With Dementia Make Memories at The Heckscher Museum of Art

People with dementia get to explore and make memories at the Heckscher Museum of Art.



Video Journalist Josh Wein

The Heckscher Museum of Art hosts an educational event called Exploring Art...and Making Memories.

The unique program caters to those affected by Alzheimer's or dementia, and aims to help them be more comfortable in everyday life and preserve memories of their past by organizing old photographs.

Featured Interviews:

Joy Weiner, Director of Education & Special Programs
The Heckscher Museum of Art

Bill Grabowski
Art Teacher

Marcy Rhodes, Social Worker
Huntington, NY

Jessica Mann, Museum Educator
The Heckscher Museum of Art

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