The Amplified Sound Coalition is proud to have many partners throughout our community, and we're looking forward to adding more. Our power comes from our numbers, our expertise, and the belief that every single one of our labor force has VALUE. Our partners get that.
The SIMS Foundation provides mental health and substance use recovery services and supports for musicians, music industry professionals, and their dependent family members. Through education, community partnerships, and accessible managed care, SIMS seeks to destigmatize and reduce mental health and substance use issues, while supporting and enhancing the wellbeing of the music community at large.
Our Mission: TO SERVE AS THE TRUSTED VOICE FOR AUSTIN MUSICIANS
We do this by:
Engaging our music community to determine what they want and what their needs are.
Ensuring that Austin musicians are aware of and educated about city and state policies that present opportunities or challenges to commercial music.
Creating strong community and civic partnerships.
Providing data-driven recommendations on city and state policies that will directly affect musicians.