Melodies for Memories (Age UK) - Chickerell Weymouth

Music has proven to be beneficial for retaining memory in later life. When memory is failing a person, they are very likely to be able to recall a familiar melody. Melodies for Memories is an informal and fun music group for anyone who enjoys music and is affected by memory loss.

The melodies for memories groups are led by someone who has experience of using music to benefit people with memory difficulties. The groups will also give people with memory loss and their families/carers the opportunity to meet others who share an enjoyment of music. You don't need to be able to sing or play any instruments.

Activity takes place: Thursdays, every other week, 10:30am to 12 noon
Audience: Dementia, Memory loss, Older people
Areas served: DT3 (Weymouth, Chickerell, Osmington, Portesham, Preston, Sutton Poyntz), DT4 (Weymouth, Westham), DT5 (Portland)
Keywords: Music/singing
  1. Name:
    Hilary Foggo
    Sports Pavilion
    Putton Lane
    DT3 4AJ
    United Kingdom
    01305 269444

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