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Music In The Care Home

After our weekly hymn-sing at the care home, a first-time aide on our unit said, “This is the liveliest unit I’ve ever worked on!” Such is the power of music to bring joy and life to even the saddest of places. As we start to sing, “I’ll Fly Away,” residents who were slumped in their chairs a few moments ago are now smiling and playing tambourines, drums, and bells with enthusiasm and energy. They are worshipping, singing, playing and exercising all at the same time. What a wonderful, holistic activity for spirit, soul and body. We love bringing this kind of experience every week to the care home. We know that the atmosphere will be ...