Music program brings back memories for residents with dementia

| 04 Nov 2015

An international music program designed to stimulate the minds of people with dementia is coming to Australia. The program aims to reconnect older people with songs from their past via the use of tailored music playlists and iPods, which has been found to have a positive impact on their overall wellbeing.

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Tags: aged care, ageing, Alzheimer's disease, dementia, mental health, music, positive ageing, quality, residential aged care, wellbeing

Sophia Bolden

Communications Coordinator

Sophia Bolden is the Communications Coordinator at Telstra Health - ADCC (formerly iCareHealth). With a background in the disability and aged care sector, she brings an understanding and passion for aged care. Sophia recognises the importance of social media and online communication in relating technology and aged care news in the most effective way possible.

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