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How Help Musicians UK continues to support musicians’ mental health
Christine Brown
Director of External Affairs & NI
8th May 2017

For Mental Health Awareness Week 2017 we reflect on the work we already do to support musicians & look forward to the next stages of our mental health campaign. 

Growing HMUK's network to support artists
Christine Brown
Director of External Affairs & NI
31st January 2017

Our Director of External Affairs and NI wrote about our growing network to support artists across the UK.

Volunteering for HMUK - A personal experience
Liam Taylor
Liam Taylor
5th December 2016

Liam volunteered for HMUK at our Northern Ireland launch. Read about his experience.

Managing Music Performance Anxiety
Tracy Dempsey
Performance Coach
11th October 2016

Tracy Dempsey has been coaching musicians and other performers since 2007. In this blog, She shares her tips for managing performance anxiety. 

Learning to live again
Melissa James
Singer-songwriter
15th August 2016

Melissa James shares her inspiration behind the song Live Again, giving an insight into feelings of loneliness and depression.

There to help through dark times
Roddy Neilson
Violinist
17th June 2016

For Men's Mental Health Week 2016, violinist we supported, Roddy Neilson, shares reflections of his own mental health and how our help guided him back to musical inspiration.

United Vibrations
Who we have helped

“It’s challenging to take yourself to the next level without help, and being full time in music can be difficult at the beginning, especially financially. Help Musicians UK has helped us carry our vision forward, without having to limit our musical creativity.”

United Vibrations, Band
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