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Our 2016 Impact

Posted in Projects on 19th December 2016

As we approach the New Year we have been reflecting on all we have achieved in 2016: Over all, including our work both in the UK and overseas, we delivered 19 projects to 226 Local Partners in 6 countries.  408 vulnerable children and adults participated in... Read on

Musical Instrument Fund

Posted in Projects on 14th December 2016

Local Partners in Gisenyi, Rwanda applied for our musical instrument fund earlier on this year. Based on their continued music as therapy practice we were really pleased to be able to send them a selection of new instruments to compliment the ones they already... Read on

Update from Romania

Posted in Projects on 24th November 2016

I am back in the office this morning, basking in the excitements of my recent visit to Brasov.  Accompanied and guided by our fantastic Romanian Programme Officer, Magda Pata, our three days began with a meeting at the University of Bucharest.  Loredana Tudorache... Read on

What is music therapy? How does it work and what evidence do we have?

Posted in Projects on 21st November 2016

Alexia Quin and Magda Pata are on their way to Romania to present at a conference being held by the University of Transilvania in Brasov - they will be launching a 180 page research document entitled 'What is music therapy? How does it work and what evidence do... Read on

Singing from a session in the Occupied Palestinian Territories

Posted in Projects on 4th October 2016

Following Alexia's fascinating visit to the Musicians without Borders and Sounds of Palestine teams in the Occupied Palestinian Territories, we are starting to think about how we might develop our partnership and offer the Distance Learning Programme again... Read on

Making local news

Posted in Projects on 22nd September 2016

Our recent skill sharing project in the highlands made local news today! Read on

Skill Sharing in the UK receives a fantastic response

Posted in Projects on 22nd September 2016

So far this year we have delivered 4 pilot skill sharing projects in London, Wales, Scotland and Sheffield working with elderly living with dementia, Adults with learning difficulties, children and young people with profound and multiple learning difficulties... Read on

Pilot project in Wales

Posted in Projects on 12th July 2016

We are currently delivering a pilot skill sharing project at a center in Wales that is accessed by young people with a broad range of disabilities. Liz Coombes is delivering the project and is really pleased with how it is going so far. The center Manager told... Read on

Article written by staff about our first pilot project in the UK

Posted in Projects on 6th July 2016

Click here to hear first hand from the recipients of our first pilot skill sharing project in the UK which took place at the Fields, a residential care home for Adults with Learning Difficulties. Caroline Anderson (the music therapist who delivered the training... Read on

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