Make a difference with music
This program aims to provide a person living with dementia with a musical intervention that is designed to stimulate memory, encourage engagement and support self-expression and sense of identity.
The Alzheimer Society of Thunder Bay is committed to enhancing the quality of life for persons living with dementia. In light of the growing body of research supporting the benefit of using music to connect and engage persons living with this diagnosis, the Alzheimer Society of Thunder Bay will strive to make this information more widely known as well as accessible.
The Alzheimer Society Music Project was created in response to overwhelming evidence showing the beneficial effects of music and stimulation on people living with dementia.
Through the Music Project, personalized playlists are provided to support a person living with dementia and improve their quality of life at no cost to eligible families.
Project Participants Receive: One iPod & charging accessory, One set of over-the-ear headphones and free music setup.
How to Register
The Alzheimer Society Music Project is available at no cost upon approval within participating areas in Canada. Simply fill out this registration form.
How to Donate
The Alzheimer Society of Thunder Bay is always seeking donations of iTunes gift cards, iPod Shuffles, and CD’s for our new Music for Memories program. Contact us if you would like to make a donation.