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Come and Sing – Dumfries

12th October 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Join us for a fun and relaxed dementia inclusive singing event open to choirs, singing groups and people of all ages!

About this Event

Presented by Stephen Deazley, this dementia inclusive singing event will feature an exciting mix of classic songs in lots of styles. This is a chance to sing together with community choirs, singing groups and individual singers from across Dumfries & Galloway. There will also be an opportunity to meet new people and enjoy refreshments after the event.

Come and Sing is part of a new Dementia Inclusive Choirs Network aiming to widen singing opportunities for people living with dementia across Scotland.

The Programme

2pm – 3.30pm Intergenerational singing event

3.30pm – 4.30pm Refreshments and networking

Who is the event for?

Community choirs, singing groups, people living with dementia, carers for people living with dementia, health and social care staff, and anyone who loves to sing or has an interest in dementia inclusive practice!

Access information

This is an inclusive event designed for people with a range of needs who benefit from a relaxed environment. Staff will be available to help with access needs, and anyone can feel free to make use of a designated quiet space if they feel they need to leave the main hall at any time.

If you are a carer and will incur additional costs to cover your caring responsibilities in order to attend this event, please contact [email protected] to request support.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

You can call the Luminate office on 0131 668 8066 or email [email protected].

The network is supported by Life Changes Trust and The Baring Foundation, in partnership with Age Scotland, Scottish Care and Making Music.

Please click here to register.

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12th October 2019
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm




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