Bright Shadow


Our Zest programme offers a range of creative activities and inspiring resources for people living with dementia and their families and their loved ones. All projects are shaped to suit individual needs, ensuring safety and accessibility.

You can see examples of our participants’ work on our Vimeo page.

Zest Communities

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Activity Videos

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Activity Sheets

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The Impact of Zest

How we help


Our Training

Improving staff confidence, knowledge and skills to deliver creative activities that promote wellbeing. We are proud to be a NAPA recognised training provider and have a range of courses available, including our sell-out Out of the Box training at stages 1 & 2.

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Our Creative Sessions

Zest creative sessions for people living with dementia are mood-boosting, invigorating and shown to enhance relationships. These high quality participatory activities led by professional artists bring life, energy and fun to individuals and environments and are a safe, affirming and exciting way in which to celebrate dementia culture.

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Bright Box Activity Resource Kits

Themed resources that make delivering creative activities for people living with dementia easy. We sell everything from group workshop plans to one to one activity kits. Each Bright Box resource is designed to promote engagement and wellbeing. All you need to do is lift off the lid.

Desert Island Theme

From £15


Arts & Culture Theme

From £20


Dance Hall Theme

From £15


Our Impact


of activities coordinators, care workers, day centre staff, occupational therapists and volunteers say that Bright Shadow training is useful.


of care home residents taking part in Zest sessions were fully engaged.