Skip to content

If you are struggling to find activities for a person with dementia, please see the below recommendations.



House of Memories

Liverpool Museum

My House of Memories app allows you to explore objects from the past and share memories together. It can be used by anyone, but has been designed for, and with, people living with dementia.



Virtual Museum Tour 

British Museum

Virtual tours of the museum divided by topic from the comfort of your own home.


Gardening Activities


A series of free downloadable worksheets for gardening activities suitable for people with dementia


Jigsaw Puzzles


Jigsaw puzzles ranging in difficulty that can be done online at


Online Colouring

The Colour

Colouring sheets that can be done online - they can even be printed to be shared with friends and family. 


Online Games

Trivia Plaza

A range of trivia and games that can be accessed online. 


Seated Exercises

British Gymnastics Foundation

A range of seated exercises that has been specifically designed for people living with dementia.




The ‘D’ Word

UK Health Radio

The ‘D’ Word is the UK’s only dementia based radio show. Talking to experts and people living with dementia presenter Pete Hill aims to raise the profile of the condition that affects 50 million across the globe. 


Two Cups of Tea

Chris Heath

The host talks to a different guest each week about their life story.


Desert Island Discs


Eight tracks, a book and a luxury: what would you take to a desert island? Guests share the soundtrack of their lives. 


You Must Remember This

Take a step back in time to the golden years of Hollywood – focussing on forgotten or secret stories from this era. 


Online Religious Services


Different religious services from a number of faiths 


Audio Books

Calibre Audio

Loaning free audio books via either - streaming, USB or CD - all services are free of charge:


Music Streaming

Playlist for Life

Website specifically designed for people living with dementia. Playlists can be made of most loved and meaningful songs.


Music Memories


This website is designed to use music to help people reconnect with their most powerful memories. Evidence shows that music can help people - including those living with dementia - to feel and live better. Create a playlist and take part in our survey to help us discover the nation’s favourite music memories. 


Information credit to Berkshire West Integrated Care Partnership.