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Dig into the BBC Reminiscence Archive

The BBC Reminiscence Archive, developed by the BBC, Dundee University and University of St Andrews, is a selection of archive material put together to support people living with dementia, and their carers. The site allows you to search by theme or decade, and then to...
Understanding loneliness

Understanding loneliness

Many people experience loneliness to one degree or another, and the current pandemic may be making this more common.  The Great Get Together and The Marmalade Trust have come together to produce the Understanding Loneliness Toolkit to help raise awareness and reduce...
Online art tours

Online art tours

Art galleries around the world are now offering online tours.  This Time Out London article provides suggestions of some London galleries that you can now enjoy virtually. If you’d like to make this a social event, you could start up a weekly cultural club with some...
Get singing

Get singing

Singing is an uplifting activity which can help to boost mood and happiness.  Anyway, who doesn’t love a bit of a sing along? Luminate (Scotland’s creative ageing organisation) has worked with award-winning musician Karine Polwart, and choirs and song leaders around...