Room provides enhanced learning opportunities for disadvantaged children
through free arts programs that are proven to lift their academic
performance, attendance and wellbeing.
school programs have helped thousands of students aged six to 13 who
are faced with mental, social and emotional challenges. The programs
assist them by increasing their wellbeing and capacity to fully
participate in their school environment.
the Hunter region experiencing a relatively high proportion of early
school leavers compared to the rest of New South Wales (52.5% versus
43.5%), nib foundation saw an opportunity to support the implementation
of their unique, targeted program, Tuned in for Life, locally.
program features a 40-week drama and drumming in-school workshop for 90
children and their teachers at three local schools who share a focus on
addressing the needs of severely disadvantaged children with emotional
and behavioural disorders.
For more information visit: www.songroom.org.au