Singing for breathing

Inspiring singing! Using singing to manage breathlessness and respiratory illness


Meet the team! Sophie, Janice, Deborah and Irene

We would like to thank Dennistoun Cluster for their support in facilitating the singing for breathing group, to be held locally in Dennistoun New Parish Church.

The cluster consists of 5 GP surgeries in the East End of Glasgow. Main Street Surgery Bridgeton, where Dr Kiddie the cluster lead is based and Deborah Hamilton Link worker and singing for breathing team member is based. Annfield Medical Centre Dennistoun where Janice Merrick Practice Nurse and enthusiastic lead of the singing for breathing project is based, Whitevale Medical Centre,¬† Meadowpark Street Surgery and Dr Strains practice in Cumbernauld Road. We hope that the patients from all of Dennistoun cluster with Respiratory problems will embrace the opportunity to attend and participate in the “singing for breathing group”.

Thanks also to the Watt Memorial Trust and to the University of Glasgow School of Geographical and Earth Sciences for their funding.

For more information about the group speak to your practice nurse or contact Janice 0141 554 2989 or just come along to New Dennistoun Parish Church at the bottom Armadale Street Dennistoun (opposite the TSB Bank) every second Wednesday from the 4/7/2018.


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