ENLIVEN – University of Exeter University of Exeter

A University Project for Dementia in the UK

A University Project for Dementia in the UK

Our projects

The ENLIVEN small grants scheme awarded funding to 11 businesses and organisations who provided access to nature-based outdoor activity. The research team and advisory group worked closely with these partners to co-produce new initiatives:

Beamish, the Living Museum of the North

The Bishop’s Palace, Wells

Dartmoor National Park

Historic Royal Palaces – the Tower of London

Kew Gardens, London

National Coal Mining Museum for England

New Forest National Park, Hampshire

Seaton Tramway, Devon

Stuart Line Cruises

Strawberry Hill House and Garden, Twickenham

The British Bird of Prey Centre, Camarthenshire


In addition, ENLIVEN worked closely with the following organisations to support them in developing their sites and experiences for people living with dementia:

Visit Devon Wildlife Trust website

Visit Dartmoor Active Leisure website

Visit Exeter Cathedral website

Visit The Lost Gardens of Heligan, Cornwall website