Music Monday at Park Springs

Engagement with music has proven benefits for seniors and offers an avenue of expression.

Daily Life

  • On Music Monday, Members’ playlists are featured throughout the day.
  • Every day, care partners offer Household Members an iPod programmed with Members’ individual playlists.
  • Members and interested staff of all experience levels have formed a choir.
  • Staff specially trained in leading music programs work with Members to encourage musical communication, promote memory, and improve health.
  • Members participate in musical outings and welcome visitors.

Key Takeaways

  • Park Springs helps Members use music to recall, rejuvenate and rejoice.
  • Household staff are trained to understand the role of music in cognitive and physical health.
  • The primary focus of music in the Household is responding to Member interests and enhancing daily life.