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OUR INTERNATIONAL ONLINE MUSIC FESTIVAL WAS BROADCAST ON 10TH OCTOBER 2020, WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY. IT BOUGHT TOGETHER MUSIC PERFORMANCES FROM YOUTH ORGANISATIONS AROUND THE WORLD CELEBRATED YOUNG MUSICAL TALENT, MENTAL HEALTH & WELLBEING, AND GLOBAL UNITY.

 

YOU CAN VIEW THE FULL FESTIVAL  BELOW OR FOLLOW THE LINKS TO THE INDIVIDUAL PERFORMANCES.

HOSTED BY COMEDIAN & RADIO ESSEX PRESENTER ROSS MCGRANE 

NATE DOUCETTE // KATIE B // HENRY ONWORDI // LOTTIE MOLLICA // THE BRIDGE PROJECT // ELLIE PAIGE // ALEX NEWMAN // CHLO // MUSIC IN DETENTION // LOTTIE HOSKINGS // TAMIKA CARTER // MATT & MADDIE // EMILY FRITH // SETH MCGEACHIE // JUBACANA // RACHEL MEAD // LOUIS CROSS // BRIGHTER SOUND: SING CITY PROJECT

ALSO FEATURING A SERIES OF WORKSHOPS, TALKS AND ACTIVITIES TO PROMOTE MENTAL HEALTH & WELLBEING:

POPPY ADAMS // TRUSTLINKS // HIDDEN GEM HOLISTICS //  THE LAUGHTER ACADEMY // FYV YOUTH COMMISSIONERS // STYLIST LYDIA KOVACS // MENTAL HEALTH SPECIALIST ED HOLT // PT BECKY ROACH // PSYCHOLOGY SPECIALIST DR LISA WILSON

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WHERE?
THE HUGE HANGOUT WAS BROADCAST LIVE ON ALL IN MUSIC’S FACEBOOK AND YOUTUBE FEEDS, AS WELL AS CROSS-POSTED TO THE SITES AND SOCIAL MEDIA FEEDS OF OTHER ORGANISATIONS.

WHEN?

THE HUGE HANGOUT WAS BROADCAST ON WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY, 10TH OCTOBER AT 12:00 - 18:00 UK BST. THE FESTIVAL FEATURED WORKSHOPS, ACTIVITIES AND TALKS ABOUT MENTAL HEALTH AND WELLBEING, IN ASSOCIATION WITH FYV (FIND YOUR VOICE).

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WHY?

THIS EVENT BROUGHT TOGETHER VARIOUS YOUTH-FOCUSED ORGANISATIONS FROM AROUND THE WORLD IN ORDER TO PROMOTE YOUNG PEOPLE, THEIR TALENTS AND EXPRESSION, WHILST ENCOURAGING UNITY AND TOGETHERNESS FOLLOWING WHAT HAS BEEN A VERY INSULAR PERIOD OF TIME DUE TO THE GLOBAL COVID-19 PANDEMIC. 

 

WE ALSO EXPLORED HOW MUSIC AND CREATIVITY CAN SUPPORT WELLBEING, AS WELL AS PROVIDING PRACTICAL GUIDANCE AND SUPPORT ON ALL MATTERS TO DO WITH MENTAL HEALTH.

IN ASSOCIATION WITH

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Southend YMCA’s All In Music project delivers a diverse range of high-quality music-making opportunities for young people who might not otherwise have the opportunity. We provide professional-level resources, tuition and support to those looking to improve their skills and confidence through the power of music. Established over 15 years ago, we've worked with amateur and professional musicians and engaged thousands of young people through our project. CLICK OUR LOGO TO FIND OUT MORE.

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Southend YMCA is a registered charity and housing provider based in Southend-On-Sea, UK, and working throughout the county of Essex and along the Thames Gateway. We work with children, young people, families and the wider community, providing high-quality education, outstanding accommodation and positive activities and enrichment projects for young people who need it most. Our mission is to enable the personal, social, cultural and moral development of young people as well as deliver improved health and wellbeing outcomes to the young people of Southend and the community. CLICK OUR LOGO TO FIND OUT MORE.

WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE A YMCA STAKEHOLDER?

SOUTHEND YMCA ARE ALWAYS LOOKING FOR LOCAL ORGANISATIONS, BUSINESSES AND INDIVIDUALS TO HELP US PROVIDE INNOVATIVE PROJECTS AND INITIATIVES AND CONTINUE TO SUPPORT YOUNG PEOPLE IN THE AREA. IF YOU THINK THIS COULD BE YOU EMAIL US. 

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