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Each year Maude’s Ventures releases three design challenges created alongside people who have personal experience with dementia.  Nonprofits, for-profits, and individuals are encouraged to seek funding for a creative solution directed at one of these challenges.

If you want to hear what people living dementia and care partners say about this year's design challenges, click here to                     


If you want to share your personal experience with one of the design challenges, or suggest a challenge for 2022 click here to          


Design Challenge #1

Design a line of dignified and stylish adaptive clothing for people who have challenges with mobility.

Design Challenge #2

Create a simple tool, resource, or program which helps people with aphasia (difficultly with speech) communicate and accomplish the tasks of daily life.


Design Challenge #3

Develop a model for respite care that caregivers of all income levels and living situations can access and afford.