Understandably many of the dementia-friendly musical activities and services listed on this map have been postponed, some have moved their offer virtually. Please contact the provider for further details.

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Singing for Pleasure

PLEASE NOTE WHILST THE CURRENT SOCIAL DISTANCING GUIDELINES ARE IN PLACE ALL SESSIONS HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED. THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING.

Community singing group held on the 2nd and 4th Thursday afternoons in the month from 2.00 pm at Emmanuel Baptist Church, term time only. All abilities, all ages, all voices welcome - no need to read music.

With unaccompanied mixed voices songs, rounds etc from 50's to 80's

Benefits:
  • Lowers anxiety
  • Reduces loneliness
  • Lowers agitation
  • Involves carers
  • Cognitive stimulation
  • Physical engagement
  • Social connections – supporting relationships
  • Maintenance or development of identity and self
  • Pleasure and enjoyment
  • Contributing to a creative outcome
Phases:
  • Living well
  • Post diagnosis – early years
Amenities:
  • Toilets
  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Disabled access