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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Live In Your Lounge

Join Music in Hospitals & Care for Live in Your Lounge, an uplifting session sharing great music to support everyone’s health and wellbeing.

Sessions are broadcast via Facebook Live and attendees are welcomed to share song requests and any stories or memories for the musicians to respond to and personalise the session via the live comments.

Please click the website link on this page to access the Facebook group.

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