Month: May 2020

Musical Map virtual services double during lockdown
May 19, 2020

Musical Map virtual services double during lockdown

As millions of people are encouraged to carry out and reflect on an act of kindness this Mental Health Awareness Week, we are discovering that the number of people offering […]

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‘Music is magic’, care home resident tells Lauren Laverne
May 19, 2020

‘Music is magic’, care home resident tells Lauren Laverne

Mary loves music and Chantelle loves making music happen for the residents in her Oxfordshire care home. Lauren Laverne speaks to them about lockdown and how music is helping both […]

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Music for Dementia tuned into Covid-19
May 15, 2020

Music for Dementia tuned into Covid-19

The Care Home Environment: Music for Dementia has launched a guide for making the most of music’s ability to connect people during the Covid-19 crisis. Backed by broadcaster and Music […]

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VE Day celebrations provide opportunity to connect music to happy memories
May 7, 2020

VE Day celebrations provide opportunity to connect music to happy memories

Carers and families are being encouraged to embrace VE Day as an opportunity to open conversations around music to help people living with dementia rediscover their favourite tracks. The power […]

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