Brain Awareness Week

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Northbridge Health Care Center

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Northbridge Health Care Center

Participating Organizations:
Brain Jeopardy Game. Nursing home residents participated in "Jeopardy" game with brain related questions - taken from BAW workbooks. They won prizes for correct answers and had a great time! They loved the BAW pins!

Event(s) Summary

Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:

1 day

Year:

2015

Type of Events Held:

  • Other
  • Other: Entertaining brain games - Q & A

Target Audiences:

  • Other
  • Other: Nursing Home residents

Approximate Number of People Reached:

35

Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:

Played brain-themed "Jeopardy" game with residents. They used the BAW workbooks to get the categories, questions and answers. Correct answers won a prize. They LOVED the BAW pins.

Event Planning & Publicity

Publicity Methods Used:

  • Other

Other Publicity Methods:

Posters in house

Which of These Publicity Methods Was The Most Successful?

N/a

Resources

Of the Dana Foundation publications/resources distributed at your event(s), if any, please indicate the three most popular. Please choose up to three. If "other," please indicate below:

  • Q&A: Answering Your Questions About Brain Research
  • It’s Mindboggling!
  • BAW Stickers
  • BAW Buttons

What downloadable materials from the Foundation did you use for your events?

  • Puzzles: K-12

What other downloadable materials would you like the Foundation to provide?

  • New Puzzles/Games

Which BAW graphic materials did you use in publicizing your events?

  • BAW Poster

Feedback & Keys to Success

How do you feel BAW participation benefited your organization and the local community?

I would like to share this with our other facilities. WIll try next year.

Did/do you like our Facebook page?

No

Contact Information

Contact Name:

Denise Loeb

Contact Phone:

203-336-0232

Contact Email:

outreach@northbridgehcc.com

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