List of pages

  • Published date: 9th December 2022
    News story description:

    Artist Mark Uttley has been working on Norbury ward, St. George's with inpatients to create designs for new signage for the ward. Mark has been creating new work for the de-escalation and seclusion area and garden.

  • Published date: 18th November 2022
    News story description:

    Arts for Health are holding a winter celebration in St Chads on 7 December, 1.30-4pm. The event will comprise live music, fun & refreshments. You are all welcome to join us for an afternoon of music.

  • Published date: 11th October 2022
    News story description:

    A hugely successful event on Saturday October 8th with Derby Air Arts and Arts for Health showcasing creative work that took place during the pandemic

  • Published date: 10th October 2022
    News story description:

    With workshops by visual artist Jamila Walker and a guest appearance by Dan Walsh - banjo man! 

  • Published date: 12th September 2022
    News story description:

    We had a fantastic afternoon at Redwoods with our Summer Celebration on 19th August 2022 – it was a chance to bring inpatients, their families and friends, staff and local artists and musicians together for an afternoon of fun, live music, refreshments, creativity, ice cream and re-connection!

  • Published date: 18th July 2022
    News story description:

    Midlands Partnership Foundation Trust – Arts for Health are looking for freelance artists to help us deliver exciting arts activities and creative delivery of high quality, inclusive engagement, aimed at bringing benefits to our service users, carers and staff.

  • Published date: 30th May 2022
    News story description:

    Our exhibition space at Redwoods is currently showing artwork by Arran McLachlan - artwork created during and following a stay at Redwoods.

  • Published date: 27th May 2022
    News story description:

    Working with patients and staff artist Mark Uttley has created new signage for Norbury. Mark has created new designs for three areas on Norbury, including the fences and new signage.

  • Published date: 13th May 2022
    News story description:

    A new project starting on our older adult & dementia wards at Redwoods - with dancer Rachel Liggitt and musician & storyteller Sal Tonge.

  • Published date: 13th May 2022
    News story description:

    Soon after Dave came to Yew ward it was discovered he had been classically trained to play the Indian drums, known as Tabla.

  • Published date: 25th April 2022
    News story description:

    Illustrator Charlotte Tisdale has created a new design on the large fence that surrounds MOD unit on Brocton ward. Charlotte worked with staff and inpatients to come up with a design for the MOD garden fence.

  • Published date: 5th November 2021
  • Published date: 3rd August 2021
    News story description:

    A project bringing together different art forms to explore people’s experiences and responses to the pandemic

Arts for Health Contact Details

Jessica Kent - Arts for Health Lead

Redwoods Centre, Somerby Drive,
Shrewsbury SY3 8DS

Jessica.kent@mpft.nhs.uk 
01743 210048 / 07814 752783
 

Helen Wilson - Project Worker

St. George's Hospital, Corporation Street, Stafford ST16 3AG

Helen.wilson@mpft.nhs.uk 

Owen Hurcombe - Digital & Communications Project Worker

St, George's Hospital, Corporation Street,
Stafford ST16 3AG

Owen.hurcombe@mpft.nhs.uk
07976560700

Diana Buckle - Administrator

Redwoods Centre, Somerby Drive,
Shrewsbury SY3 8DS

Diana.buckle@mpft.nhs.uk