The Memory Matters game is an engaging, stimulating and fun game for people living with Alzheimer’s, dementia and their caregivers. It’s a simple matching game designed to promote reminiscence and cognitive stimulation therapy. It’s a proven non-pharmacologic intervention!
For persons with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia, personal identity can seem to slip away as cognitive abilities decline. Even as individuals begin to lose touch with current events, they often hold onto cherished memories of the past.
Add Your Own Memories
Create games with your own memories. The Memory Matters Game promotes active participation related to the interests and past roles of the participant that meet the basic psychological needs of identity and belonging.
The Memory Matters Game helps to maintain a personal connection your loved one. It promotes engagement and makes visits more pleasant and enjoyable. Plus, it’s easy to implement!
“The Memory Matters game is a wonderful tool for care partners and those living with dementia because it’s a simple way to engage the brain and stimulate conversation.”
— Mindy Bolton, Dementia Practitioner and Certified Dementia Communication Specialist