Sounds Beaney

A new free singing group for those with dementia and their partners/carers. In partnership with Music4Wellbeing.

  • Sounds Beaney: Dementia Singing Group

About the group

Canterbury Museums & Galleries are delighted to have been awarded funding from the National Academy for Social Prescribing to deliver a new monthly FREE singing group for those with dementia and their partners/carers. 

The sessions are delivered by Music4Wellbeing, a Kent-based charity that specialises in therapeutic musical interventions to improve wellbeing, along with a member of staff from the museum. 

At each session you can expect a warm and friendly welcome, social time over refreshments and a wonderful singing based musical experience.  

blue circular logo with white text that reads 'supported by the power of music fund'

Session details

Sessions are monthly on a Friday, 10.30am – 11.30am, refreshments included.  

Please arrive at the Visitor Information Desk on arrival at The Beaney.  

Dates for 2024/2025 

  • 14th June 2024 
  • 5th July 2024 
  • 2nd August 2024 
  • 6th September 2024 
  • 4th October 2024 
  • 8th November 2024 
  • 6th December 2024 
  • 3rd January 2025 
  • 7th February 2025 
  • 7th March 2025 

Accessibility

The Beaney is registered as a Dementia Friendly venue, and our staff are here to make your visit as welcoming and supportive as possible.  

We understand it may feel intimidating to visit a public venues such as a museum when experiencing symptoms of dementia. You may find the accessibility page on our website a useful resource to help plan your visit.

If you have any further questions please contact beaney@canterbury.gov.uk  or call  01227 862 162 

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