Young Creative Minds & Voices

Join our FREE singing groups for people aged 11-18 who are from Kirklees, Wakefield, Calderdale and Barnsley and who want to have fun and improve their wellbeing.

Singing, creative activities, confidence building exercises and guest musicians

Benefits to young person

Make new friends
• Singing is proven to improve self-esteem, reduce depression and stress
• Joining a group with others who have shared experiences has proven health benefits
• These groups are delivered by Creative Minds, an awarding-winning NHS charity using professional singing tutors and support.

All our staff are staff are fully DBS checked.


Commitment required

And the sessions are as follows:


Thursdays 4.45-6pm (term time from April 15th 2021)

Group based at Batley Grammar School when restrictions allow


Fridays 4.45-6pm (term time only from April 16th 2021)

Group based at Colne Valley high school when restrictions allow.

How is the course delivered?

Using Zoom for now until restrictions allow



How do I apply?

Please contact Jo McFarlane or Alex Feather if you have any young people you would like to refer to the project, or if you would like to know more, we would be really happy to speak with you

Contact details

Jo McFarlane (Project Support Worker) Tel: 07769 741095 email: Joanne.Mcfarlane@swyt.nhs.uk

Alex Feather (Project Coordinator) Tel: 07827 232698 email: Alex.Feather1@swyt.nhs.uk

Facebook: www.facebook.com/Creat1ve.M1nds

Twitter: @Creat1ve_M1nds


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Evoke promotes arts and creative opportunities to improve attainment, increase aspirations and provide a cultural education for young people in Kirklees.

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