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The Heart of the Matter: Plans and Partnerships

Posted on October 22nd, by Rebeka in Funding, Heart of the Matter, YYM News. No Comments
Last month, we talked in depth about how we start our plans by looking back over the last year at what has ...read on


Deaf Instrumental Learning update: Eloise Garland attends the Women of the Year lunch!

We’re so pleased that our fantastically talented colleague, Eloise Garland, was selected as one of the 450 women to attend the annual ...read on


Musician’s Corner: Tony Johnson

Posted on October 22nd, by Rebeka in Music Education Advocacy, Musician's Corner. No Comments
Tony Johnson is the Head of the Music and Arts Service at Bradford Council.  His musical history shows us that even people in formal and senior jobs in music education may not have followed ...read on


‘Aldinebury’ 2019 was a brilliant success!

Posted on September 26th, by Rebeka in Events, Youth Justice, YYM News. No Comments
Who doesn’t want to go to a music festival over the summer months? Nearly all of us... and whilst the expectation of glorious sunshine and blue skies may not always be delivered, the UK has some of the ...read on


The Heart of the Matter: Looking back at where we started from…

Posted on September 26th, by Rebeka in Heart of the Matter, YYM News. No Comments
September is the start of the new academic year for all of us working in the education sector. For Yorkshire Youth and Music, that generally means the beginning of our planning for the ...read on


Yorkshire Youth and Music at the ‘Young People, the Arts and Mental Health’ conference in Leeds

At the Leeds Cultural Institute Conference 'Young People, the Arts and Mental Health' on 20th June 2019, Yorkshire Youth and Music’s partnership with Adel Beck Secure Children’s ...read on


The Heart of the Matter: Mental Health and Children and Young People

Posted on August 19th, by Rebeka in Heart of the Matter, Mental Health. No Comments
In November 2018, new figures were released by ...read on


Yorkshire Youth & Music receives Youth Music funding for our Young People and Mental Health project

Posted on August 15th, by Rebeka in Mental Health, Music Education News, YYM News. No Comments
Following our short pilot project we have successfully raised funds to continue the work, through a grant from ...read on


Musician’s Corner (this week Professional’s Corner!) – our Company Manager, JBS

Posted on July 25th, by Rebeka in Funding, Musician's Corner. No Comments
We spoke to our resident fundraiser (Yorkshire Youth & Music’s Company Manager), JBS, on how she puts together funding applications for our projects. She’s got valuable insights, ...read on


The Heart of the Matter: How Do We Raise Funds to Make Our Projects Happen?

Posted on July 25th, by Rebeka in Funding, Heart of the Matter. No Comments
As far as Yorkshire Youth & Music is concerned, ideas for our projects working with children in challenging circumstances develop in a few different ways: - contact from an organisation ...read on