News Articles – Page 2 – Music for Dementia

Music is life – a documentary
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March 17, 2021

Music is life – a documentary

The delightful Music is Life research documentary follows a community living with dementia in Canada as they write and compose a song about the meaning of music in their lives. […]

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Our journey with music through dementia
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March 4, 2021

Our journey with music through dementia

The  Musical Care Pathway, below, is intended to show you how music fits into our lives and how it can be used to support people through their journey with dementia. […]

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Research update
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February 22, 2021

Research update

Three recent studies have caught our eye, and we’ve included them on our research page. Two investigate music and dementia while the third is about hearing and dementia. In October […]

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Link worker guides: musical social prescriptions
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February 17, 2021

Link worker guides: musical social prescriptions

Two new guides are leading the way in showing link workers how to use music as part of a social prescription when working with people living with dementia. We have […]

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Second award win for m4d Radio
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February 15, 2021

Second award win for m4d Radio

It’s very special to receive an award, and even more of an achievement to win two for the same service. m4d Radio, Music for Dementia’s direct service, has now been […]

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A dose of music with your COVID-19 vaccination
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February 4, 2021

A dose of music with your COVID-19 vaccination

How music eases vaccine anxiety Vaccinations are on all our minds at the moment, potentially causing a degree of agitation for many. With our new guide, you can find out […]

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Dignity in Action – how music can play a part
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February 1, 2021

Dignity in Action – how music can play a part

February 1st marks Dignity Action Day – a chance for us all to think about how dignity can and should be at the heart of all care. For 2021, Music […]

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The Paul & Nick Harvey Fund opens
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January 8, 2021

The Paul & Nick Harvey Fund opens

It is with a huge amount of pleasure that Music for Dementia and The Utley Foundation can announce the launch of The Paul & Nick Harvey Fund. This fund, made […]

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Take part in a study: benefits of online group singing
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January 7, 2021

Take part in a study: benefits of online group singing

The University of Nottingham is looking for participants in a new study about the benefits of online group singing for people with dementia and their carers. Funded by the Alzheimer’s […]

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Social Workers’ guides published
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December 3, 2020

Social Workers’ guides published

Music for dementia has joined forces with the Office of the Chief Social Worker for Adults, DHSC to co-produce two guides for Social Workers. The full-length guide covers the benefits […]

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