• Songlines now at the Royal Exchange

    Songlines is a music, drama and art project in collaboration with the Royal Exchange Theatre. Young people aged 10-14 with Autistic Spectrum Condition, and young people without, work alongside each other every year to create new material based on a theme that they decide as a group. —Careful planning and groundwork ensures the two groups are quick to assimilate —Research shows improved self-confidence, teamwork and parent/child relationships —Close friendships have developed between the two groups, with children socialising outside the sessions (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)... Read More

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  • What is Music in Mind

    Our Music in Mind project started in 2012 as a response to the increase in the number of people living with dementia in our community because of an expanding older population. With the current lack of existing provision, older people are facing a lonely situation. This project sees our musicians collaborate with Music Therapists to deliver group music therapy-based projects for people with dementia and their carers, in collaboration with organisations such as Age Friendly Manchester, the NHS, Alzheimer’s Society and National Autistic Society.Independent research identifies our work as ... Read More

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