Below are details of other organisations promoting arts for health
The Culture, Health and Wellbeing Alliance is a national membership organisation representing everyone who believes that creativity and cultural engagement can transform our health and wellbeing.
The work of the Alliance is steered by a group of Regional Champions from each of the nine English regions. The Regional Champions work to connect the dots, bringing people together, sharing knowledge and growing collaborations and partnerships across the region and communities of practice. They also act as a conduit, sharing information between grassroots practice and national policy, helping CHWA to remain rooted and responsive to the needs of people on the ground doing this work.
To find out more about the work of the Culture, Health and Wellbeing Alliance please visit their website by clicking on this link.
Air Arts is the arts charity for Derby Teaching Hospitals promoting health and wellbeing through the arts and arts participation.
Air Arts was established in 2007 with the aim of create a calm and welcoming environment, providing support and reassurance for patients, staff and visitors, enhancing the environment and providing moments of reflection and distraction. They do this by bringing art, dance, drama, poetry, storytelling, crafts and music onto the corridors, waiting areas and wards at the Royal Derby and London Road Community Hospitals, working closely with staff and patients to provide personalised creative activities, supporting relationships and improving patient and staff experience.
To find out more about Air Arts please visit their website by clicking on this link.
Arts & Health South West is a learning, advocacy, networking and development organisation. They want more people to experience the arts and culture for the benefit of their health and wellbeing.
Arts & Health South West provide learning programmes and resources, advocate with decision-makers and funders, deliver networking events, and support the development of partnerships and collaborations.
To learn more about Arts & Health South West please visit their website by clicking this link.
London Arts and Health support artists, creative practitioners and health professionals across the whole of London and beyond. Promoting excellence and engagement in the field of arts and wellbeing, and extending the reach of the arts to communities and individuals who would otherwise be excluded.
They work to promote, develop and support the understanding of what the arts can do to contribute to a healthy society, in London and nationally, and by so doing to encourage the use of the arts in settings beyond the mainstream.
To learn more about the London Arts in Health Forum please visit their website by clicking this link.
The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust’s Arts in Health Service delivers a range of quality arts projects to benefit our patients, staff and the wider community. Participation is at the heart of their work – which involves patients, staff, relatives, carer representatives and the local community.
The Arts in Health Service supports The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust’s vision to strive continuously to improve patient experience and outcomes.
To find out more about Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust's Arts in Health Service please visit their website by clicking this link.
Fresh Arts is the arts programme for North Bristol NHS Trust. Their vision for Fresh Arts is to harness the power of creativity and the arts to make a positive difference to their patients, visitors and staff.
Their high quality, collaborative and engaging arts programme boosts health and wellbeing and puts the hospital at the heart of its communities.
To find out more about the work of Fresh Arts please click on this link to visit their website.
Lime's mission is to embed the arts and creativity in the culture of healthcare at Manchester Foundation Trust to improve the health and wellbeing of staff and patients.
Established in 1973, Lime boasts global recognition as one of the longest standing arts and health organisations in the world.
Their vision is that the hospital will be welcoming, reassuring and people centred, where staff are empowered to use creativity to support their own and patient wellbeing, and where patients feel connected, supported and safe.
To find out more about the work of Lime Arts and Health please click on this link to visit their website.
Arts for Health Contact Details
Helen Wilson - Project Worker
St. George's Hospital, Corporation Street, Stafford ST16 3AG