A playlist of personally meaningful music
can help people living with dementia
Making a playlist is easy
Put the tunes
into a list
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I didn’t think it would be his thing – he was a punk rocker – but my husband looks forward to singing sea shanties every week!
We don’t worry about the words, singing in tune or the quality of our voices because singing sea shanties together makes us smile.”
Playlist curated by
The Shalder Shanty crew with Luminate Scotland
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GSK Impact Awards 2020
[Playlist for Life] has taken a simple concept and used it to deliver profound results, providing a way to connect to the past and help families living with dementia. Its evidence-based approach is highly impressive, with trials in hospitals and care homes showing that people with dementia need less medication when Playlist for Life is included in their care.
Director of UK and Ireland Charitable Partnerships at GSK
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