Costs & Funding
- Initial Assessment fee: $55.00.
- 1 hour session: $80.00
- 45 minute session: $70.00
- 30 minute session: $60.00
Clients in British Columbia may be eligible for funding from the sources/organizations listed below. Client’s/families may apply to these organizations and fill out a form to request funding.
The Autism Funding Unit (AFU): Music therapy services can be covered as part of an individual’s AFU funding between the ages of 6 and 19 years old. To do this, send a request to pay form to the AFU and register your music therapist as a service provider for music therapy. Your music therapist will then invoice the Autism Funding Unit for payments.
CKNW Kids fund: Music therapy can be funded for families with children who have disabilities.
Apply for funding here: https://www.cknwkidsfund.com/apply-for-a-grant
Variety Children’s Charity: https://www.variety.bc.ca/support/
Other possible sources: Worksafe BC, Adoption Services BC, and ICBC.
Tax deduction: The cost of music therapy for someone with a mental or physical disability can be claimed on their/their family’s tax return.