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Music as therapy in Rwanda 2015

Posted in Blog on 1st July 2015

Greetings from Rwanda! We’ve just completed the first stage of our trip. We visited our Local Partners at Urugwiro Centre and Ngwino Nawe and observed some of their sessions, demonstrating their maturing music as therapy practice.We discussed with them the exciting... Read on

Muraho from Gisenyi!

Posted in Blog on 1st July 2015

Stephanie and I have been back in Rwanda for a week now. We arrived in Gisenyi on Monday afternoon and went straight to the Ubumwe Community Center (UCC) to see and say hello to everyone. It was lovely to see so many familiar faces and to be greeted so enthusiastically... Read on

Dementia Quality of Care Conference 2015, Manchester

Posted in Blog on 26th June 2015

As Music as Therapy International’s UK Research and Development Officer, I have been exploring the needs of people living with dementia, and those who care for them. This is a new avenue for the charity, but with our experience in sustainable, effective skill... Read on

Music Therapy in Dementia Care

Posted in Projects on 26th June 2015

It's Music Therapy Week and this year BAMT is focusing on the role of music therapy in dementia care. Click here to download their flyer, which tells the story of David, and the importance of music therapy in his struggles with dementia. "I feel more alive and... Read on

Project Georgia Blog

Posted in Projects on 4th June 2015

Volunteers Jenny and Isabel have returned from Georgia where they were supporting Local Partners at Public School 198 and the Parents Bridge Center. Click here to read their blog and hear how their visit went. Some really positive feedback and exciting developments... Read on

Community Fundraising in 2014

Posted in Fundraising Events on 27th May 2015

In 2014 we were lucky enough to be supported through some great communtiy fundraising efforts. We are so thankful for the amazing array of things you did to help raise money for our work.Liz Coombes ran an impressive 10k run in Palestine. She also organised a... Read on

National Conference in Romania

Posted in Projects on 26th May 2015

We are excited to announce that we will be hosting a conference in Brasov in partnership with the University of Transilvania. This is to mark 20 years since we first started working in Romania, aiming to make the positive effects of music available to those most... Read on

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