Media Coverage – Music for Dementia

Celebs reveal their personal playlists
July 4, 2021

Celebs reveal their personal playlists

Essex-TV: Specialist radio station m4d Radio is celebrating its first anniversary supported by a stellar list of celebrities. Vicky McClure, Shobna Gulati, Dan Walker, Len Goodman and Phyllis Logan are […]

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Stockton MP campaigns for music support for those with dementia
June 11, 2021

Stockton MP campaigns for music support for those with dementia

The Northern Echo: An MP is hoping those with dementia can access and enjoy music. Stockton North MP, Alex Cunningham, has taken up the challenge to become a Music for […]

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Line Of Duty and Strictly stars curate playlists for dementia radio station
June 6, 2021

Line Of Duty and Strictly stars curate playlists for dementia radio station

London Newstime: Line of Duty star Vicky McClure, BBC Breakfast host Dan Walker, former Strictly Come Dancing judge Len Goodman and Dame Arlene Phillips are individuals of dementia-friendly radio stations […]

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UK Music, Music for Dementia band together to launch survey
June 3, 2021

UK Music, Music for Dementia band together to launch survey

Care Home Environment: Industry body UK Music and the Music for Dementia charity have joined forces on a ground-breaking project to show how music can play a more vital role […]

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Charity welcomes £25,000 cash boost
May 25, 2021

Charity welcomes £25,000 cash boost

The Comet: Herts Musical Memories is celebrating after receiving £25,000 to continue its musical services for people living with dementia. The money will enable the small Hertfordshire-based charity to deliver […]

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Dementia hero honoured at national awards ceremony
May 21, 2021

Dementia hero honoured at national awards ceremony

Tomorrow’s Care: Paul Harvey has been awarded an Outstanding Achievement accolade at the prestigious Alzheimer’s Society Dementia Hero Awards. The Outstanding Achievement award recognises individuals that have improved the lives […]

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Music for Dementia joins forces with Alzheimer’s Society for Dementia Action Week
May 18, 2021

Music for Dementia joins forces with Alzheimer’s Society for Dementia Action Week

Care Home Professional: Music for Dementia is supporting the call to ‘Cure the care system’ and encouraging everyone to take part in its 7 Days of Action challenge. Grace Meadows, Programme Director at Music for […]

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Magic happens
May 13, 2021

Magic happens

BBC Breakfast: The Paul & Nick Harvey Fund grantees are announced, with insights from two of the 30 organisations as to how their work helps in this field. See the […]

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Kirrie music project gets a £7,000 boost
May 13, 2021

Kirrie music project gets a £7,000 boost

The Courier and Advertiser: Kirrie Connections is celebrating support from a fund set up by a musician living with dementia whose composition became a viral sensation last year. The £7,000 […]

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Music matters: The role of music for people with dementia
April 20, 2021

Music matters: The role of music for people with dementia

Care Management Matters: Dr Simon Proctor, Director of Music Services for Nordoff Robbins, the UK’s largest music therapy charity, considers the role of both music therapists and wider staff members […]

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