This has been running since September, 2016 and is funded by grants from the Trusthouse Charitable Foundation, The Chapman Charity and Zurich Community Trust, with additional help from the Barchester Foundation and the Skinners Company Lady Neville Charity.


The group is for up to 20 people of any age. It meets on Mondays during term time between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. at the Portsmouth Irish Centre.

Skills that can be acquired:

* Rhythm
* Percussion
* African drumming
* Dance
* Social skills
* Behaviour management skills
* Independent living skills

Like all trust groups, it also provides an opportunity for the members to make and maintain friendships and thus lessen the sense of social isolation. 

Members of staff involved:

Dan Davies

Jon Lamb

Rishi Ghosh

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Registered Charity no. 1060213

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+44 7588 657 315


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