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Room 217 - Care through Music

Room 217 is a music-based health arts social enterprise. We provide an innovative approach to health and well-being called music care. Music care enhances quality of life and improves the care experience.

  • Status:
    Charity, Non-profit 
  • Main Communities Served:
    Adults, Seniors 
  • Main Catchment Area:
    Canada-wide 
  • Languages:
    English 
  • Arts Focus:
    Music 
  • Main Community-Engaged Arts / Arts for Social Change Activities:
    Room 217’s team of music educators, music therapists, music and health researchers, community musicians and artists, helps caregivers integrate music into their regular practice. 
  • Mandate/Mission:
    We produce and deliver music care products, education and training, collaborate in applied research, coach and consult with healthcare teams in music and care. 
  • ArtBridging Section:
    Room 217 collaborates with other music-based organizations and practices advancing music as a more primary approach to well-being. We are interested in learning from other arts-based organizations that are planning to or have scaled nationally.
  • Main Contact Name:
    Deb Bartlett, Resource Lead 
  • Secondary Contact:
    Shannon Shier, Program Support 
  • Phone:
    9058522499 
  • Main Contact Email:
    dbartlett@room217.ca 
  • Website:
  • Address:
    Box 145
    Port Perry, ON  L9L 1A2 
  • Secondary Address:
    Box 145
    Port Perry, Prov/Terr  L9L 1A2 

Last updated on 2018-06-01 13:10:28. Submitted by: Room 217