A heart-warming video featuring an elderly dementia sufferer has raised thousands for charity.
79-year-old Ted McDermott used to work as an entertainer at a holiday camp but was diagnosed with dementia back in 2013.
His son, Simon, became concerned that Ted was starting to forget some of his favourite songs, and decided to take him to a recording studio. As Simon explained:
The session then led to the father and son going out together in the car, Simon continued:
However, before long, the videos became a social media sensation, which gave Simon a great idea:
The video, which shows Ted and Simon singing ‘Quando, Quando’ together has already had over 145,000 views on YouTube and has raised tens of thousands for charity!
Photo Credit: YouTube
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