Making online singing activities more dementia inclusive


Author(s):*Listed Alphabetically
Dementia Inclusive Singing Network/ the Age Scotland Dementia Training Team

Year of Publication:
2020

Publisher(s):
Life Changes Trust

Publication Type:
Guides

Abstract:

In the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, this short guide offers practical tips on how to make an online singing activity more accessible for people with dementia. It highlights the importance of recognising that everyone with dementia is different and therefore it is paramount to spend time before undertaking the activity to establish what the needs of each individual are. It also signposts group leaders/carers to further information regarding funding streams which are potentially available to help with accessing technology.



Main Focus: Wellbeing / Quality of life

Context: Community

Participant Group: Older Adults

Art Forms: Music

Access Type: Free Download

APA Citation:

Dementia Inclusive Singing Network/the Age Scotland Dementia Training Team (2020). Making online singing activities more dementia inclusive. Scotland: Dementia Inclusive Singing Network/the Age Scotland Dementia.Training Team