About Us

Help Musicians UK is the leading UK charity for professional musicians of all genres, from starting out through to retirement.

We help at times of crisis, but also at times of opportunity, giving people the extra support they need at a crucial stage that could make or break their career. 

Browse the sections below to find out more about Help Musicians UK and the work we do.

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What we do

We offer practical, positive support to emerging, professional and retired musicians – whatever the genre.

Why we exist

Music is a wonderful gift, but being a musician is a uniquely demanding career.

Our people
Our people

We couldn’t do what we do without a fantastic group of people.

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Work for us

The latest job vacancies to join our dynamic team.

Who we have helped

“In 2001 I was diagnosed with manic depression. It prevented me from playing live and going to the studio. Help Musicians UK got me back on my feet, I'd be lost without them.”

Matt, 49, Songwriter and guitarist