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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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Christmas is a time for singing
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November 24, 2020

Christmas is a time for singing

A group of sector leaders in music and care is helping care settings to keep singing as a part of their Christmas 2020 activities. The collaborative group, including Music for […]

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Remember to Remember
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November 19, 2020

Remember to Remember

A Welsh market town in the Vale of Glamorgan has come together to record a song about dementia to raise awareness of the condition. Remember to Remember, written and composed […]

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Winner – Outstanding Arts & Creativity in Dementia Care
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November 16, 2020

Winner – Outstanding Arts & Creativity in Dementia Care

They say good things come in threes, however we seem to be bucking the trend with an extraordinary run of great news recently- the latest of which is an award […]

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Musical Mosaics project defies COVID
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November 6, 2020

Musical Mosaics project defies COVID

Dementia-friendly city Leeds is consistently forward-thinking when it comes to community projects and their latest is an inspired collaboration bringing together music and the arts. People living with dementia were […]

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£500k donation from Sir Tom Hunter
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November 3, 2020

£500k donation from Sir Tom Hunter

To our surprise and absolute delight, Sir Tom Hunter announced on BBC Breakfast on Monday 2nd November that The Hunter Foundation would be giving £1m to Paul and Nick Harvey […]

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Befriending and community
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October 30, 2020

Befriending and community

The impact of lockdown has had an unexpected effect on neighbourliness. It has started to bring communities together in a positive way, forging new links and support in many ways […]

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Awards finalists 2020
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October 29, 2020

Awards finalists 2020

It’s been a year of firsts for us, and our latest is that we are finalists in two awards for our launch of m4d Radio. Dementia Care Awards – Outstanding […]

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