Degree in Economic History, Geriatric activity coordinator. Trainer in communication techniques with people with dementia, for professionals who work in nursing homes for the elderly. Since 2011 she has collaborated with the education departments of Palazzo Strozzi and other Tuscan museums to design and conduct programs for people with dementia. Geriatric activity coordinator at Villa Michelangelo nursing home for the elderly, Korian Group. Michela manages the Alzheimer Café at the BibliotecaNova, Florence.
Chiara Lachi will be speaking at the Museums, Health & Wellbeing Summit 2024 :
An alliance between Museums for Alzheimer’s: the Tuscan case
In Tuscany 26 institutions, representing 70 museums, created a formalized system, the Museum of Tuscany for Alzheimer’s System, with the aim of promoting a social change and a community response to the issue of dementia more effectively.