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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Duns Musical Memories

A chance to reminisce about the old classics, and have a sing along in a friendly relaxed environment. All welcome.

Sessions run on the 1st Wednesday of every month.

Benefits:
  • Lowers anxiety
  • Reduces loneliness
  • Lowers agitation
  • Improves memory
  • Improves cognitive skills
  • Involves carers
  • Bereavement support
  • 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

Type:

Community Groups

Date:

04-08-2020

Time:

13:00 to 15:00

Recurrence:

Monthly

Cost:

Free

Contact:

Alzheimer Scotland & Scottish Borders Health & Social Care

Telephone:

01573 400324

Email:

borders@alzscot.org

Website:

Click here

Setting:

Care home

Location:

Turnbull Court,
Duns
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[Last updated: 2019-11-26 17:31:17]