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Dance Wellness: Reducing The Risk Of Occupational Injury

Offbeat – October 25, 2016

In a move likely to inspire dancers across the city to get up and boogie, the New Orleans Musicians Clinic has launched the Dancer Wellness Program. A community health initiative piloted in 2015 in partnership with the Tulane Institute of Sports Medicine and stakeholders in New Orleans’s professional dance community… read more

Save New Orleans Sounds: Paul Sanchez, Little Freddie King to Raise Awareness About Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

Offbeat – October 19, 2016

Martin Guitar, EarPeace and the Ace Hotel New Orleans will present An Evening with Save Sounds, a benefit concert for the New Orleans Musicians’ Clinic’s campaign to reduce noise-induced hearing disorders… read more

British filmmaker tells tale of musicians in post-Katrina New Orleans

The New Orleans Advocate – October 13, 2016

“One Note at a Time,” Renee Edwards’ documentary about musicians in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina, makes its world premiere at the New Orleans Film Festival… read more

Post-Katrina music documentary One Note at a Time to premiere at New Orleans Film Festival

Gambit – September 28, 2016

Told through “the prism of the New Orleans’ Musicians’ Clinic,” the film examines both the resurgence of the local music scene and the ongoing need for health and wellness services for the city’s culture-bearers. … read more

2016 New Orleans Film Festival unveils in-competition lineup

NOLA.COM – July 1, 2016

This year’s lineup includes One Note at a Time, An homage to the musicians who returned to their hometown after the devastation following Hurricane Katrina, told through the prism of the heroic New Orleans Musicians’ Clinic… read more

NOLA dance troupes gather to support Summer Blood Drive 2016

NOLA.COM – August 10, 2016

On Sunday, August 7th,14 dance troupes and other community groups either attended, performed, volunteered or gave blood for the Blood Center at the Summer Blood Drive hosted by the Organ Grinders and New Orleans Musicians Clinic and Assistance Foundation … read more

Donate Blood This Weekend

Offbeat Magazine – August 3, 2016

The Organ Grinders will partner with the New Orleans Musicians’ Clinic and Assistance Foundation (NOAMF) to host a blood drive at the Rock ‘N’ Bowl in New Orleans on Sunday, August 7.

The groups’ 3rd annual Summer Blood Drive will help restock the shelves of The Blood Center, the region’s primary supplier of blood, blood components and plasma derivatives… read more

Hawaiian-Themed Blood Drive

WWLTV – August 3, 2016

The New Orleans Musicians Clinic teams with the NOLA Organ Grinders to host a Hawaiian themed blood drive. Erica Dudas of the New Orleans Musicians Clinic and Assistance Foundation and the founder of the Organ Grinders Christina Duggar talk about it… read more

Louisiana Medicaid Expansion Brings Insurance To Many New Orleans Musicians

NPR – July 1, 2016

Hundreds of thousands of Louisiana’s working poor have health insurance as of July 1 because the state has expanded its Medicaid program, as allowed under the Affordable Care Act. The new insurance benefits Kotnik and many of the other performers and workers who serve the millions of tourists visiting New Orleans every year… read more

Sound Sleep Initiative to benefit musicians

WWLTV – June 11, 2016

Sometimes people take for granted the benefits of a good night’s sleep, but for others it is a struggle to get some shut-eye, and that can lead to serious health problems. That’s why in New Orleans the Sound Sleep Initiative was created, which provides new mattresses and box springs to local musicians who are health-challenged… read more

Awards for NOMC


icon-ribbon 2018 | National Association for Rural Mental Health’s Peter G. Beeson Rural Arts Award, Presented for 20+ years of comprehensive and mental health services
icon-ribbon 2018 | Spirit of Satchmo Advocacy Award, Presented to Bethany Bultman
icon-ribbon 2016 | Life City Green Games Award, Presented for Emerging Leadership
icon-ribbon 2014 | Urban Wealth Award for Outstanding Community Partnership
2011 | Offbeat Best of the Beat, Musician Resource Award
icon-ribbon 2010 | N.A.D.A. Award for “Helping Louisiana Listen To The Music,” Honorary Recipient: Bethany Bultman
2010 | Offbeat Best of the Beat, Musician Resource Award
icon-ribbon 2008 | Tobacco Free Living Award, Outstanding Tobacco Prevention and Control Advocate
icon-ribbon 2007 | New Orleans City Council, Special Recognition
icon-ribbon 2007 | Big Easy Music Awards, Special Recognition
2006 | Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame Community Support Award
2006 | Offbeat Best of the Beat Awards, For Keepin’ Music Alive
2006 | Arts Council of New Orleans, Mayor’s Arts Award
2004 | Offbeat Best of the Beat Awards, Mayor’s Music Champion Award
icon-ribbon 2004 | Jazz Journalists Association, “A” Team Award for Advocates, Altruists, Aiders and Abettors
2002 | Offbeat Best of the Beat Awards, Heartbeat Award
icon-ribbon 2000 | The State of Louisiana, Special Recognition for founding the First Comprehensive Healthcare Clinic for Musicians in the US
1998 | Pfizer Award for Excellence in Research, Education, and Patient Care


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