Month: January 2020

The power of music
January 28, 2020

The power of music

Care Talk: The power of music to improves the lives of people with dementia is becoming increasingly high profile amongst experts, caregivers, care home owners and families of people with […]

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Intergenerational Music Making Hub
January 27, 2020

Intergenerational Music Making Hub

Intergenerational Music Making, IMM is one of the UK’s pioneer of intergenerational music projects. They have recently launched an Intergenerational Music Making Hub, which aims to bring together the community […]

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Toddlers taking on dementia
January 26, 2020

Toddlers taking on dementia

Coventry Telegraph: A group set up in Coventry to help dementia patients has been making a big impact thanks to some local little helpers. Dementia Activity days is a local […]

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Edinburgh pensioner with dementia in download charts
January 22, 2020

Edinburgh pensioner with dementia in download charts

Edinburgh News: A pensioner with dementia has stormed the UK download charts with her cover of Frank Sinatra’s My Way – beating Ed Sheeran, Eminem and Ariana Grande. Margaret Mackie, […]

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Music Memory Box
January 16, 2020

Music Memory Box

Music Memory Box harnesses the evocative power of music to create a tool for people living with dementia to recollect, reminisce and reconnect with loved ones. The Music Memory Box […]

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Tell the stories behind your favourite music
January 15, 2020

Tell the stories behind your favourite music

RunPip is a community for contributors to share personally curated playlists and the reasons behind their choices. You can discover music or find new love for an old favourite thanks […]

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Reg and Beryls story
January 13, 2020

Reg and Beryls story

RELIVING MEMORIES TOGETHER THROUGH A DIGITAL MIRROR OF THE PAST! Click here for the YouTube Video to hear from Reg Reg and his wife Beryl shared 70 years of happy […]

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Radio review: Using music to trigger memories
January 11, 2020

Radio review: Using music to trigger memories

Irish News: The music “memory bump” is a new one to me. It’s that period of time when music was most vivid in your life – that is often between […]

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Music students add dementia therapy to their bow
January 7, 2020

Music students add dementia therapy to their bow

A partnership between a community care village and a local college is seeing students act as intergenerational music guides for people living with dementia, with noticeable improvements in sociability and […]

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