We are Nordoff Robbins music therapy charity

As the UK’s largest independent music therapy charity, we use music to enrich the lives of people with life-limiting illnesses, disabilities and feelings of isolation.

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“The music therapy sessions were absolutely invaluable; better than any drug or treatment in soothing and bringing happiness to a very poorly child fighting cancer. You simply can’t put a price on this. Seeing Charlie happy made everyone in the room happy.”

– Charlie’s Mum

Help Children like Charlie

and many others whose lives are limited by illness, isolation or disability.

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Our Impact

We work hard to bring the benefits of music therapy to as many people as possible. Here’s what we achieved in 2018:

200+ partner organisations
  • Mainstream & SEN Schools
  • Care Homes
  • NHS Hospitals
  • Mental Health Services
  • Neuro-Rehab Centres
  • Hospices
10,269 vunerable people reached 37,260 music therapy sessions held
15 UK locations for free therapy sessions
92% of people who had music therapy with us said it improved their quality of life
95% of people who had music therapy with us said it improved their communication skills
7,535 more sessions than in 2017
72% of our total workforce are from our music services team - demonstrating our commitment to resourcing our frontline services

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