August 2019 - Music for Dementia

Angela has a rare form of dementia and can’t speak… but music triggers something in her brain
August 27, 2019

Angela has a rare form of dementia and can’t speak… but music triggers something in her brain

Belfast Telegraph: Retired teacher Angela Smyth, a talented singer and musician, is no longer able to speak due to the effects of the illness. Ahead of Palliative Care Week, her […]

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Silent disco brings respite to people living with dementia
August 26, 2019

Silent disco brings respite to people living with dementia

Glasgow Evening Times: When Gillian Machaffie’s mother-in-law was diagnosed with dementia, the former nursery owner struck on an innovative way to bring her some relief. Now Gillian is bringing music […]

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