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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Remember that Song

Remember that Song is a group for people in the early to moderate stages of dementia and their carers. They meet weekly in term-time to make music together, singing a range of well-known songs and learning new ones in a friendly, relaxed and informal setting.

If you are interested in taking part in a taster session, please make sure to contact Barbara Buller at bmbuller@yahoo.no or ring 01392 217538 before hand, as sessions are usually quite full and we want t o make sure you have a space.

PLEASE NOTE DUE TO THE CURRENT SITUATION WITH THE CORONVIRUS ALL SESSIONS HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED. THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING.

REMEBER THAT SONG WILL BE KEEPING IN TOUCH WEEKLY VIA EMAIL AND HOPE TO POST A PRINTED NEWSLETTER TO ALL FOLLOWERS WHO DO NOT HAVE INTERNET ACCESS SOON.

Benefits:
  • Lowers anxiety
  • Reduces loneliness
  • Lowers agitation
  • Improves memory
  • Improves cognitive skills
  • Involves carers
  • Self expression
  • Creative expression and stimulation
  • Cognitive stimulation
  • Motivation
  • Physical engagement
  • Social connections – supporting relationships
  • Maintenance or development of identity and self
  • Facilitating communication
  • Pleasure and enjoyment
  • Contributing to a creative outcome
Phases:
  • Post diagnosis – early years
Amenities:
  • Toilets
  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Disabled access
  • Public transport

Type:

Singing Group

Date:

03-11-2020

Time:

14:00 to 15:30

Recurrence:

Weekly

Cost:

One-off registration fee of £5 to cover person with dementia and their carer. Thereafter voluntary donations at weekly sessions

Contact:

Barbara Buller

Telephone:

01392 217538

Email:

bmbuller@yahoo.no

Setting:

Religious setting

Location:

St Thomas Parish Church Centre,
Cowick Street,
Exeter
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