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WORKING WITH UNIVERSITY OF EXETER TO IMPROVE RECOVERY FOR PEOPLE WITH APHASIA

4th May 2016

A team of health researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and the National Institute for Health Research are working with Plymouth Music Zone to bring together people who have communication problems caused by aphasia. Of the over 150,000 people who have a stroke each year, around a third (33%) will also experience aphasia. Beyond the impairment to speech and language, peo…

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WORKING WITH UNIVERSITY OF EXETER TO IMPROVE RECOVERY FOR PEOPLE WITH APHASIA

£75,000 LLOYDS BANK FOUNDATION GRANT TO WORK WITH ISOLATED CARERS

22nd April 2016

Plymouth Music Zone has secured £75,000 from Lloyds Bank Foundation to help provide a special programme of 'musical respite' activities for hundreds of isolated carers. The Voices of the Unsung programme will take place over the next 3 years reaching out to almost 400 carers across the city. The grant was part of Lloyds Bank Foundation's Invest programme and will help the Devo…

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£75,000 LLOYDS BANK FOUNDATION GRANT TO WORK WITH ISOLATED CARERS

PMZ SECURES £100,000 FROM ARTS COUNCIL

12th April 2016

Plymouth Music Zone has just secured almost £100,000 from the Grants for the Arts programme to deliver a new two year intergenerational project that brings together a diverse range of people to collaborate in creating a unique piece of music for the first time.  The ‘Pass the Baton’ project will provide a host of musical activities for participants normally excluded f…

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PMZ SECURES £100,000 FROM ARTS COUNCIL