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UK Music’s chief executive Michael Dugher has appealed to the government to recognised the ‘transformative’ effect music can have on metal health and to the development of young people.
Classical Music magazine has launched a survey to evaluate opinion of mental health support in the music industry.
The Music Industry Therapy Collective has launched a crowdfunder campaign to produce a musicians’ manual aimed at supporting wellbeing and mental health on tour.
The next Women Connect event will gather experts from across the music industry to discuss the impact of mental health on creators and their support networks.
The industry day will form part of War Child’s Safe & Sound Series and is set to feature panel discussions and artist interviews.
The ISM Members Fund, a sister charity of the Incorporated Society of Musicians, is now offering counselling as part of a new suite of services for musicians.
An innovative new platform The Mind Map is set to launch tomorrow (Wednesday) to provide young people with subsidised counselling, free mental health services and resources.
The health and wellbeing service Elevate Music, independent music charity Help Musicians and content company Wisebuddah have joined forces to create a podcast to help musicians in their careers.
The BRIT Awards 2019 with Mastercard have donated £250,000 towards the mental health of young people through music.