Florence ProjectThe Florence Project had a busy year in 2017. It marked the start of the Lived Experience Reference Group, two public showcases were held and a number of studies started.

The Lived Experience Experts have provided essential guidance to the project, with highlights for the year including:

  • First round of consultation including guidance on overall focus, research method acceptability, feedback on ideas and generation of a wishlist.
  • Development, trialling and feedback on prototype technology including: Simple games (Proverbial, Grammar Game), Apps for communication and sharing with family/friends and practicing names (Postcards, Photo Album)
  • Involvement in showcases
  • Sharing perspectives of reference group in lectures to public, interest groups and students¬†

Author: Peter Worthy, 31 January 2017