Over £1000 raised in memory of Elizabeth Anne

The generous donations made in memory of talented and beloved musician, Elizabeth Anne (often known as Liz), have provided equipment in our new Safe Space Studio, a safe space for young people to create music together. Read more

A new 'Safe Space' studio for YYM

YYM has a brand new studio space! Safe Space Studio is a studio pod, purpose built especially for us by iKoustic Ltd, creating a quiet space for music recording and production Read more

The Keith Howard foundation is generously supporting our work with Sheffield Children's Hospital to continue...

The Keith Howard foundation has very generously supported our work with the Becton Centre and Sheffield Children's Hospital to continue, ensuring lots more young people get access to and benefit from our work. Read more

Thank you, Thornton & Ross, for funding us for another year!

We are very grateful to Thornton and Ross for their donation of a further £5000 from their Anti-Knife Crime Fund, enabling us to continue our work with referrals from Kirklees Youth Justice. Read more

Get Your Music Heard in 2023!

We've teamed up with Kirklees Year of Music 2023 to support young people from across the region to get their music and musical projects off the ground... Read more

YYM receives £162,000 over three years for our music education work in Youth Justice settings

Youth Music has awarded us these much needed funds to continue and develop our work with some of the most challenged children and young people in our region Read more

YYM receives over £900 from One Community's Match It fund!

Yorkshire Youth and Music have received over £900 in donations (over the last three months) that will be DOUBLED by One Community's Match It fund! Read more

Yorkshire Youth and Music receives support from West Yorkshire Mayor's Fund

We're delighted to announce our latest successful application for support from the Mayor's Fund, awarded by West Yorkshire's Mayor, Tracy Brabin! Read more

YY&M receives Arts Council England funding to mentor emerging Music Leaders!

The support we've received will allow us to offer mentoring, coaching, placements and specialist training for Yorkshire-based musicians who work, or want to work, with the most vulnerable young people in our region Read more

Yorkshire Youth and Music's Youth Justice Project in Kirklees now supported by the Thornton and Ross Anti-Knife Crime fund

We are delighted to announce that our upcoming sessions with Kirklees young people will be supported by the Thornton and Ross Anti Knife Crime Fund (provided One Community Foundation)! Read more

Ex YYM Board Member sings a new song for Selby

Sam Dunkley, a former alumnus of the YYM board, has recently delivered a special songwriting project for school children in Selby... Read more

We have moved!

Yorkshire Youth and Music has moved on to pastures new! Read more

Our Music and Mental Health project starts up in person once again!

Our Feeling Good project aims to give a voice to young people in Sheffield who are struggling with their mental health Read more

Yorkshire Youth and Music begins project with Roma boys

Yorkshire Youth and Music is delighted to announce our new project with boys from the Roma community in Sheffield... Read more

More face to face sessions for Mums, Babies and Roma Children

As restrictions lift, more of our projects are returning to 'face to face, in the room, making music together' sessions... Nothing quite beats being there Read more

Yorkshire Youth and Music visits Lealholm

Working with primary aged children in North Yorkshire, using music to build co-operation, confidence and improve their mental health during COVID. Read more

Yorkshire Youth and Music gets some new tech!

Investing in new technology means that the disadvantaged young people we work with get access to the latest musical software and hardware Read more