KEY CHANGES POSITIVE MENTAL HEALTH THROUGH MUSIC

KEY CHANGES POSITIVE MENTAL HEALTH THROUGH MUSIC

At a glance

Causes

  • Mental health

Other details

Organisation type: 
Charity
Geographical remit: 
National - England

Objectives

We’re an award-winning charity working with local communities to promote positive mental health & wellbeing through music.
Our programmes support people struggling with depression, anxiety, PTSD, bipolar, psychosis, & other mental health & neurodiverse conditions. Using a unique music industry informed evidence-based therapeutic approach, our work is delivered by specially trained professional producers, artists, managers, industry experts, & creatives. Our services are accessible for musicians and music lovers with all levels of ability and experience. Located in Manchester, Birmingham, London, Brighton

Activities

Hospitals: Pop-up recording studio sessions for young people & adults on inpatient acute, intensive care, rehabilitation, and other psychiatric wards

Community: Mood-boosting recovery-focused mentoring programmes, tailored to individual interests & aspirations, delivered in professionally equipped studios

Performance: Performance at open mic’s, concerts and in music video, boosts artists’ confidence & self-esteem and challenges stigma & discrimination around mental health issues

Progression: Volunteering opportunities, peer mentor training, supported work placements

Current opportunities

We're seeking a trustee to provide board secretarial functions to support our charity's award-winning recovery-focused music mentoring programmes...