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Start telling stories

TimeSlips opens storytelling to everyone by replacing the pressure to remember with the freedom to imagine.

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Her name might be Gloria Jean

What is TimeSlips?

The open, poetic language of improvisational storytelling invites people with memory loss to express themselves and connect with others.  TimeSlips brings meaning to long term care.

News & Events

NEW RESEARCH STUDY
Click here to read the latest study by Dr. Daniel George that finds TimeSlips' positive impact on people with dementia, staff, and the care communities themselves. 

 

CHECK OUT OUR BRAND NEW IMAGES!

We've added a number of new images to our website. Click on Stories, then on Start a Story. Scroll down to the bottom of the page, select the image you like, then add your text and a title. You can also download and print the images to use in your TimeSlips sessions. Have fun!

 

HOW DO I USE THIS WEBSITE?
watch our new video here. 

 

FIND A FACILITATOR NEAR YOU
Click here to see our all our fantastic Facilitators across the globe!

 

WELCOME TO OUR NEW ORGANIZATIONAL TRAINEES!
The Goerlich Alzheimer's care staff in Sylvania, OH and Omaha's Community 360 are embarking on their Organizational Certification! 

 

STORIES ABOUT OUR TS COMMUNITY
Grace Ferri, our wonderful TimeSlips Intern Fellow in Massachusetts, has been conducting a series of interviews this summer with members of the TimeSlips community who are expanding our work in unique and exciting ways.

Find a link to the first story, about Susan and John McFadden here.

 

 

THANK YOU TO THE HANSEN FAMILY!
So moving to receive a $600 donation from the Hansen family in honor of Jolene's birthday.
Don Hansen, Jolene's husband
Laury and Matt Hackett, Jolene's daughter and grandson
Steve, Maureen, Eric, and Clare Hansen, Jolene's son, daughter-in-law, grandson, and granddaughter
Susan Hansen, Jolene's daughter

 

REVOLUTIONIZING SENIOR CARE
TimeSlips was featured in a front-page article in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Monday, June 2nd: Click here for a link to the exciting story

 

FOLLOW US on Twitter!  TimeSlipsStories@Timeslipped

 

TAKE TIMESLIPS WITH YOU
Our mini-story kit is an ideal gift for families with memory loss.  We have a limited supply available for $20
Mini-kits contains 5 picture cards, 5 question cards, a mini-story journal and pencil.  The 4" kit can go anywhere with you. Order one here before they are gone!

 

PUPPET PERFORMANCE BEGINS NATIONAL TOUR
Sandglass Theatre's D-Generation: An Exhalation of Larks is on tour. Don't miss it! It will be at the John Michael Kohler Art Center in April, with a workshop in Milwaukee on April 18th.
http://sandglasstheater.org/sandglass-on-tour/

 

TimeSlips Wins MetLife Leadership Award through the National Center for Creative Aging
TimeSlips is a 2013 Leadership award winner in Health and Wellness.  We are honored and look forward to working with NCCA. 

TimeSlips is 2012 Rosalinde Gilbert Innovations in Alzheimer's Caregiving Awardee!

We are so honored by this award!  Learn more here 

An Ohio Family uses TimeSlips to Help Others

Certified Facilitator Charles Farrell and his daughter Katie Norris continue facilitating sessions after their mom can no longer participate. Find out more here.

TimeSlips is on National Public Radio!

On May 14, National Public Radio (NPR) featured TimeSlips Creative Storytelling. 

The article and 4 minute program, “Alzheimer’s Patients Turn to Stories Instead of Memories,” acknowledged the many ways creative storytelling can be beneficial to older adults with dementia, and those who care for them.
 

TimeSlips.org on NBC's Today Show! 

Click HERE to see the TODAY SHOW segment featuring TimeSlips in practice, including interviews with storytellers, family, staff, and founder Anne Basting. 

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About TimeSlips

TimeSlips brings creative engagement to families with memory loss around the world.  Experience the freedom of imagination - come play with us! 

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