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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Musical Memories Singing Circle

A singing session aimed at people living with dementia and their carers, offering the chance to sing, play percussion instruments and and socialise in a friendly, relaxed environment.

This group runs every three weeks on a Monday.


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

IN THE MEANTIME YOUNG AT HEART ULO ARE OFFERING ONLINE SESSIONS. PLEASE SEE ONLINE EVENT LISTING FOR DETAILS.

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
  • Post diagnosis – later years
Amenities:
  • Toilets
  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Disabled access
  • Breakout area