Stand By Me
Supported by Gloucestershire Community Foundation and Make Music Gloucestershire
A project linking primary school children and residents of care homes together through music making.
Read our Stand By Me Evaluation Report which has just been released.
Experienced singing leaders work with each group before a series of joint sessions which involve sharing songs and learning new repertoire together.
Children become familiar with the setting of a care home, creating lasting relationships. Class teachers work alongside the singing leader to learn repertoire and skills for the future.