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Reflections on music and life
February 3, 2022

Reflections on music and life

Ashley Bayston is the Founder and Chair of the Lewy Body Society. ‘I got my love of music from my precious mother’ Dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB), also known as […]

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Christmas Isn’t Just Another Day
December 20, 2021

Christmas Isn’t Just Another Day

2021 has been another magical year for 81-year-old Paul Harvey who captured the nation’s hearts on BBC Breakfast with his Four Notes improvisation. Paul, who lives with dementia, is now […]

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Grace Meadows talks about the power of music on BBC Morning Live
December 7, 2021

Grace Meadows talks about the power of music on BBC Morning Live

Campaign Director Grace Meadows was on BBC TV’s Morning Live today as part of a film about one couple’s personal dementia journey and how music therapy has reconnected them. In […]

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Music for Dementia needs your support
November 17, 2021

Music for Dementia needs your support

We believe that everyone living with dementia should have free access to music as part of their care whatever their circumstances Please take a couple of minutes to watch our […]

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Study shows listening to favourite music improves brain function
November 16, 2021

Study shows listening to favourite music improves brain function

On Repeat: Listening to favourite music improves brain function in Alzheimer’s patients: Toronto Study Researchers at the University of Toronto and Unity Health Toronto have demonstrated that repeated listening to […]

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Light up my life study with Casio and MHA
September 21, 2021

Light up my life study with Casio and MHA

This World Alzheimer’s Day, we’ve teamed up with Casio Music UK and care provider MHA to launch a new research initiative – Light up my life. The exciting project aims […]

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Harness the #powerof30 for World Alzheimer’s Month
September 1, 2021

Harness the #powerof30 for World Alzheimer’s Month

To mark World Alzheimer’s Month this September, we are asking the UK to make time to listen to music with a loved one for 30 minutes a week. Our #powerof30 […]

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Joint funding for music services helps more people with dementia
August 19, 2021

Joint funding for music services helps more people with dementia

New funding from Music for Dementia and the National Academy for Social Prescribing (NASP) is set to help more people benefit from the power of music and social prescribing. The […]

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m4d Radio launches iOS app and ‘Listen again’ feature
August 10, 2021

m4d Radio launches iOS app and ‘Listen again’ feature

Two exciting new developments for m4d Radio. Our award-winning m4d Radio is now available via an iOS app to make finding and listening even simpler and speedier. Available free from […]

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NCF industry partner
July 13, 2021

NCF industry partner

We are delighted to have become an Industry Partner of the National Care Forum (NCF), one of the leading voices in the care sector. After working closely with the NCF […]

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