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Fundrums has been working with special needs groups for over 15 years. In this time I have gained a lot of experience and this is why the main focus of my work with Fundrums is in this area.

The programs and people have been diverse, ranging in all abilites. Currently clients range in age from 5 to 80! Highlights have been working with the Special Olympics as well as other projects.

In a Fundrums session everyone gets to take part regardless of ability, being in the circle is inclusion in itself. Everyone is allowed and encouraged to take part, there are no rules, just a safe open space for expression and creativity.

There are various elements such as turn taking that develop confidence and make the person feel good and listened to.



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"being in the drumcircle is inclusion in itself, it's where unity begins" Special Needs