Research has proven Music & Memory helps people living with a wide range of cognitive and physical challenges.

Music Therapy

Our team is trained to develop personalized playlists delivered through iPods, a key element in the individual’s plan of care.

Music & Memory Certified

Grounded in extensive research, Music & Memory helps people living with a wide range of cognitive and physical challenges to find renewed joy in life through musical favorites. Our team is trained to develop personalized playlists, delivered through iPods, a key element in the individual’s plan of care.

How does personalized music made a difference?

  • Beloved music helps reduce depression and anxiety and can also moderate pain.
  • Musical favorites tap deep memories and can improve quality of life.
  • Participants are happier, more social and receptive to care and family visits.
  • Personalized music can help to reduce reliance on anti-psychotic, anti-depressant and pain medications.

Who Can Participate?

Anyone can benefit from the power of listening to musical favorites. As we build our program, we will be able to offer it to all who are interested. It’s often effective for a variety of impairments and disorders, including:

  • People with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia
  • Individuals who are bed-bound, on dialysis or ventilators
  • People with chronic pain
  • Those receiving Hospice care

 

What is Music & Memory?
Grounded in extensive research, Music & Memory helps people living with a wide range of cognitive and physical challenges to find renewed joy in life through personalized playlists, a key element in the individual’s plan of care.

 

What Are The Professionals Saying About It?

“Despite the enormous sums of money spent on mood-and behavior-altering medications that are often not particularly effective, nothing compares to these iPods when it comes to improving quality of life.”
Tony Lewis, President and CEO,
Cobble Hill Health Center, Brooklyn, NY

Testimonials

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Almost 2 years ago Lauren and her team came to our rescue. My aunt, who had been at an assisted living facility needed surgery and could not return to that facility, so we had to act quickly. One call to Lauren and after assessing my aunt would be a good fit at the...

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The Best Decision We Made, Even During Covid-19

South Bay Memory Care and the Family Connect Care group have been a blessing to our family. In March of 2020, our family made the very difficult decision to move my father, who had dementia, from a larger facility. From day one, he and our family were welcomed into...

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Advocacy to Keep my Father Young

LAUREN and her company Family Connect Care offers something wonderful and unique for those who want to age at home. We started using LAUREN's services about two and half years ago when my father’s wife died. Dad, who is a very young 93 year old, lives by himself, and...

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