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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Community Music Therapy

Music24 are running a community music therapy group for people with dementia and their carers in Luton, Watford, Welwyn GC, Stevenage & Hoddesdon.

This session will run via Zoom online platform.

To access the sessions please click the website link on this page, which will take you to the Zoom platform, then enter the below access details:
Meeting ID: 868 737 405
Password: music24

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:
  • Living well
  • Pre-diagnosis
  • Diagnosis
  • Post diagnosis – early years
  • Post diagnosis – later years
Amenities:
  • No Amenities