Opportunity: Music & Memeory Program

Opportunity Profile

General Information

Opportunity Name:
Music & Memeory Program
Summary of Opportunity:
What is music and memory? It is a program that enables those struggling with Alzheimer's, dementia and other cognitive and physical challenges to reconnect with the world through music-triggered memories. Music & Memory uses digital music technology ( an iPod shuffle) filled with music that is connected to deep emotional life events to the resident. The right music will trigger memories. We need your help to
Work closely with residents and their families to determine the personalized playlist, assist with loading the iPods, assist in fundraising efforts, Talk with the residents about the memories that they have related to the music they are hearing.
Issues Addressed in Opportunity:
  • Civic / Community
  • Computers / Technology
  • Disabilities
  • Education / Literacy
  • Family
  • Health / Medicine
  • Senior Citizens
Start Date/Time:
August 1, 2017 8:00am
End Date/Time:
December 31, 2017 5:00pm

Special Considerations

Special Skills Needed/Preferred for Opportunity:
Computer Skills
Training/Orientation Provided:
Yes
Application/Interview Process:
Yes
Parking Available On-Site:
Yes
Location Accessible to People with Disabilities:
Yes