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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Dementia Choir Sutton Coldfield

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

DURING THIS TIME SING ME SUNSHINE WILL BE PROVIDING ONLINE SESSION VIDESO FOR YOU TO ACCESS. PLEASE SEE ONLINE EVENT FOR DETAILS.

Sessions are held weekly during term time and include teaching simple songs and rounds and singing familiar songs that everyone can join in with.

Benefits:
  • Lowers anxiety
  • Reduces loneliness
  • Lowers agitation
  • Improves memory
  • Improves cognitive skills
  • Involves carers
  • Enhancing spiritual activity
  • 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:
  • Living well
  • Pre-diagnosis
  • Diagnosis
  • Post diagnosis – early years
Amenities:
  • Toilets
  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Disabled access