Playlist for Life Volunteer

Music helps Dementia. Over two decades of scientific research has shown that listening to a personalised playlist can improve the lives of people living with dementia. Personalised playlists can reduce anxiety, improve your mood, make difficult tasks more manageable and evoke memories that can help families and carers connect.
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly, Fortnightly, Monthly
Availability:

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this organisation. E.G Monday morning.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Tasks the volunteer will be required to do:

create a playlist for a person living with dementia.

Areas of Interest: Community, Families, Health and wellbeing, Men, Mental Health, Music, Older people
Opportunity suitable for: Employee Volunteers, Home, Indoor, Micro, Older people, Online, People seeking work, People with a visual impairment, People with restricted mobility, Short term commitment, University students, 18 and over
What activities will the volunteer do? Research, Virtual Volunteering
Skills gained in this role: Creativity, Electronics, Listening, Organising, Reading and writing, Teamwork
Home based opportunity? Yes
DBS Check Required:

About the host organisation

Hosted by: Dementia Friendly Communities Tameside