Charity

Bingley Music Live is proud to support Nordoff Robbins Music Therapy and Teenage Cancer Trust by raising funds through the sale of programmes, festival laminates, the raffling of signed guitars and guest list schemes.

Teenage Cancer Trust

There is never a good time to get cancer, but for a teenager the timing seems particularly cruel. Young people can get some of the rarest and most aggressive forms; their rapidly changing bodies can work against them enabling the cancer to grow faster. Every day around seven young people face a cancer diagnosis so Teenage Cancer Trust want to make sure they all have access to specialist units and support no matter where they live. The charity funds and builds specialist units within NHS hospitals and provides dedicated staff, bringing young people together so they can be treated by teenage cancer experts in the best place for them. The charity also educates young people in schools about cancer to help improve the speed and quality of diagnosis.

You can help support Teenage Cancer Trust throughout Bingley Music Live by visiting their on-site stall on Saturday, buying merchandise as well as taking part in some of their exciting competitions… more news to come on that later! To find out more about Teenage Cancer Trust and their activities at the festival head over to www.teenagecancertrust.org.

TEXT TO DONATE: Please text FESTIVAL to 70300 to donate to £3. Texts cost £3 plus your standard message rate – Teenage Cancer Trust receive 100% of your donation.

Teenage Cancer Trust is a registered charity: 1062559 (England & Wales); SC039757 (Scotland)


Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapy

Nordoff Robbins is national specialist music charity, delivering music therapy to a broad range of people in a broad range of places including schools, hospitals, care homes, and prisons across the UK. They help people with a range of challenges including autism, dementia, mental health problems, stroke, brain injury, learning difficulties, depression and, in some cases their clients have a life-threatening or terminal illness, such as cancer. All of these people have one uniting factor - music dramatically improves their quality of life. Nordoff Robbins currently has 60 therapists providing music therapy services to over 100 organisations across the UK, amounting to over 50,000 music therapy sessions every year which are delivered in a variety of settings www.nordoff-robbins.org.uk

Help transform a life through music. Please text ROCK17 £3 to 70070 to donate £3. Text messages cost £3 plus one message at your standard network rate. 100% of your donation goes to Nordoff Robbins.

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