Sharing the power of music for people living with dementia in the area through free webinars
Community groups in the area are being encouraged to help bring the power of personal music to help those living with dementia by setting up a Playlist for Life Help Point.
Music videos for people living with dementia
I wanted to share with you our new music videos that we have developed with people living with dementia and their carers, whether in residential homes, the community, private homes or elsewhere.
Getting involved with the new Care Companion research study
Care Companion has been developed with carers to address their needs for information and guidance.
Care Companion - free online resource for those caring for their loved ones
The need for family care is increasing, particularly in the ageing population. Carers help maintain the independence and wellbeing of those who they care for.
Decision Aid – supporting family carers of people with dementia to make difficult decisions during COVID-19
During the current pandemic, if a person living with dementia becomes unwell, the family and the person living with dementia may have to make rapid decisions.
How assistive technology can help you if you are living with dementia
Assistive Technology (AT) are pieces of equipment or gadgets that support people (including those living with dementia) to be as independent as possible with daily tasks around the home.
Age UK activity pack
A variety of puzzles and activities to stimulate the brain and improve memory skills.
Virtual singing workshops
At this very difficult time when opportunities to enjoy face-to-face activities are limited, Armonico Consort have developed a catalogue of specialised virtual singing workshops.
Should a person with dementia wear a face mask for coronavirus?
Due to coronavirus, many of us now wear face masks or coverings while out shopping or on public transport.
Music Cares online - the Zoom sessions!
For 6 consecutive Wednesdays professional players from Orchestra of the Swan will lead interactive ZOOM music sessions for people living with dementia at home and in residential settings.
Carers Week 8 to 14 June 2020
Caring for a loved one is very rewarding but can also be difficult.