Archive: February 2015

The power of music opens up communication to young people

February 11, 2015

National charity Jessie’s Fund was one of the first groups to receive a donation from the Care UK Wellbeing Foundation and, in recent months, seriously ill children have been benefiting from the music therapy the charity has been able to provide. Based in York, Jessie’s Fund helps seriously ill and disabled children through the use […]

Care UK grant helps Winchester-based charity put smiles on children’s faces

February 6, 2015

A Winchester-based charity that helps young and old people across the south communicate through music therapy has received the first grant to be given in Hampshire from the Care UK Wellbeing Foundation. Hampshire children with profound and multiple disabilities are now gaining confidence, communicating and having fun with music thanks to the £2,000 grant which […]