Valuing Active Life in Dementia

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The Valuing Active Life in Dementia (VALID) research study is funded by the NIHR Programme Grants for Applied Research (PGfAR)

Welcome to VALID

Valuing Active Life in Dementia 

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Valuing Active Life in Dementia (VALID) is a research study led by Professor Martin Orrell and Dr Jennifer Wenborn that will evaluate community occupational therapy for people with dementia and their family carers.

VALID aims to promote independence, meaningful activity and quality of life for people with dementia and their family carers living in the community.

Latest Newsletter

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The VALID Newsletter Issue 6, Summer 2017 is now available!

Click the 'Latest Newsletter' title above to access it.

You can also click 'Contact Us'  on the left-hand column to find out how you can receive an email version of the newsletter as soon as a new edition becomes available.


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Click the title above to view the VALID Organisational Chart and see the parties involved in the VALID Research Programme. 


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Find out what research inspired the VALID research study by clicking the 'Publications' title above. When the VALID Research Team publish their own work, it will be located in this section too.