Started in 2005, Sing For Your Life is a registered charity that supports musical activities for older people through singing.
They provide regular sessions of music making through their Silver Song Clubs through out day centre’s in the UK.
We all know that singing a song can be a great way to bring people together as well as providing a fun and exciting way to help people with mental conditions such as dementia.
The benefits of song and movement for the elderly can be huge with research seeming to suggest that singing can promote memory stimulation, physical co-ordination, helps combat loneliness, isolation and depression.
It is also suggested that singing a song can also contribute towards people needing fewer visits to their GP and fewer prescriptions.
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