Tag Archives: Activities

Music programme brings young and old together

Music programme brings young and old together

Young and old people are being brought together for a new music programme in Cornwall.

New website promotes benefits of music for people living with dementia

A new website has been launched today to promote how music benefits people living with dementia.

Primary school and care home team up in bid for Christmas No: 1

Children from FlakeFleet Primary School in Fleetwood, Lancashire are targeting the Christmas No: 1 spot after filming a song at a local care home.

Care South renews partnership with AFC Bournemouth

Leading residential and home care service provider Care South has renewed its partnership with AFC Bournemouth Community Sports Trust.

Silent disco proves a hit with care home residents

A modern dance craze is proving a big hit with elderly people at care homes across the South West.

Major report highlights the power of music in care

A major new national report has recommended that live music should be essential in all UK care homes.

Quantum Care makes railway dreams come true for residents

Over 30 elderly Quantum Care residents had their wishes come true when they got to ride on a steam train.

New Care appoints Activities Coordinator

Lisa Forth has been appointed Activities Coordinator at New Care’s Grosvenor Manor in Chester.

Emmerdale chef checks in at Yorkshire care home

Emmerdale chef Mark Charnock, aka ‘Marlon Dingle’ tested his kitchen skills during his visit to Hambleton Grange in Thirsk, West Yorkshire.

Music app brings grandmother’s singing voice back

A grandmother with dementia who was born in Mauritius has rediscovered her love of singing in French thanks to a music app.