Follow this YouTube link to see the effects of participation during just one song in a choir for the elderly:
If you are interested in connecting to choirs for the elderly throughout the UK for yourself or someone connected follow this link
Music has so much potential to bring people back in touch with forgotten parts of their lives and self. This video shows what parts music keeps alive when dementia takes so much and what comfort and joy it brings to all.
This video shows a man with Alzheimers coming to life through singing ‘Quando, Quando, Quando’ in a carpool karaoke with his son, Simon.
This video shows a dementia friendly café and the music that occurs there.
Do see Reminiscence Group Guidance for more useful links and ideas on how to incorporate music and singing into Reminiscence Activities.