Monthly Archives: May 2019

Why music is so important in dementia care

There’s an ever growing body of evidence that music can have a powerful influence in reducing agitation, apathy and psychological distress in people living with dementia. Neurologist, Oliver Sacks explains, “Music imprints itself on the brain deeper than any other human experience. Music evokes emotion and emotion can bring with it memory.” Musical aptitude and […]

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Dementia Action Week 20-26th May

We’ve got an exciting week of activities planned to mark this year’s Dementia Action Week between 20th and 26th May! Come and join in the fun with your loved ones… we’ve got Mister Music to entertain us on Monday afternoon, a delicious cake sale all day on Wednesday, a Quiz on Thursday afternoon and a Raffle […]

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