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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Liz and Ava

 

“The online choir’s been such a gift to us during lockdown; it’s brought this new virtual world of music to our living room and helped us connect to the world outside while we’re home with shielding Ava”

-Liz, Ava’s Mum

 

Watch Liz and Ava, along with other members of our Online Choir sing along with our music therapist Emily

Help People like Ava

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 2019:

270+ Organisations across the UK had a Nordoff Robbins music therapist on site, including:
  • Mainstream & SEN Schools
  • Care Homes
  • NHS Hospitals
  • Mental Health Services
  • Neuro-Rehab Centres
  • Hospices
11,954 vulnerable people reached 44,952 music therapy sessions held
13 Regional hubs providing free therapy sessions across the UK
92% of people who had music therapy with us said it improved their quality of life
96% of people who had music therapy with us said it improved their communication skills
7,692 more sessions than in 2018
69% of our total workforce are music therapists - demonstrating our commitment to resourcing our frontline services

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