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Australian Catholic University & Uniting NSW ACT
Independent research conducted by Australian Catholic University across 64 aged care homes concluded that Resparke had a positive impact in dementia care. Key findings include:
The Hunter New England and Central Coast Primary Health Network
ACU pilot study in specialised dementia unit in NZ
Australian Catholic University completed a 5-week pilot study with 22 residents in a New Zealand Care home.
Most of the participants had severe cognitive impairments (73%) and psychiatric comorbidities (68%). Residents utilised the program for 2hrs per week and data was collected by qualitative surveys from staff and a quantitative review of medication charts. Key findings presented at the International Dementia Conference 2022 were: