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.


The HeadStrong Singers

The HeadStrong Singers is a weekly social singing group for anyone living with a head or brain injury or illness, plus their carers, friends, family, and anybody else who enjoys a fun and relaxed sing as part of a group. Due to Covid19, our sessions are currently streamed online every Monday from 1pm-2:15pm at our Musical Director's YouTube channel and are open to anybody who wants to sing with us!

When the world returns to normal and we can enjoy our face-to-face sessions again, we will meet every Monday from 1pm-2:30pm at Wood Avenue Library in Folkestone. Everyone is always welcome!

  • Lowers anxiety
  • Reduces loneliness
  • Lowers agitation
  • Improves memory
  • Improves cognitive skills
  • Involves carers
  • Self expression
  • Creative expression and stimulation
  • Cognitive stimulation
  • Motivation
  • Social connections – supporting relationships
  • Maintenance or development of identity and self
  • Facilitating communication
  • Pleasure and enjoyment
  • Contributing to a creative outcome
  • Living well
  • Pre-diagnosis
  • Diagnosis
  • Post diagnosis – early years
  • Post diagnosis – later years
  • Toilets
  • Refreshments
  • Disabled access
  • Free Wifi
  • Public transport