Member Profile: Lingo Flamingo

Lingo-Flamingo

Organisational Profile:

We are Lingo Flamingo, the world’s first not-for-profit to use language learning as a therapeutic platform for those living with dementia. At first it might sound a strange thing to do, but our work is powered by some fascinating research showing that learning a language can delay dementia and help aid stroke recovery. By offering slow-paced, sensory classes we build confidence, stimulate the mind, and create connections between learners.  Incredibly, through our language experience, learner’s decision making and multi-tasking skills are improved, and their ability to concentrate and communicate is heightened.

Contact: Robbie Norval, Kamila Biskup, Tommy McGlynn & Papoula Romao
Telephone: 0141 261 1608
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.lingoflamingo.co.uk
Facebook: LingoFlamingoCIC
Twitter: @lingoflamingo1

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