Rookwood’s patients explore a treasury of trees on the hospital grounds

Anyone who has ever visited, stayed or worked in Rookwood Hospital cannot help but have noticed the wonderful trees that grow so abundantly in the grounds. This spring a group of artists, volunteers, patients and NHS staff members took part in the ‘Through The Trees’ arts for wellbeing project, and were given the opportunity to … Continue reading Rookwood’s patients explore a treasury of trees on the hospital grounds

Job Opportunity: Hearth Gallery Coordinator

Cardiff and Vale Health Board  are looking for a creative and Gallery co-ordinator to join our fast paced and expanding team. The ideal candidate will have significant experience within the Arts and Healthcare Sectors, including the management of budgets and significant practical experience of managing  a gallery. The post holder will be essential in the … Continue reading Job Opportunity: Hearth Gallery Coordinator

British Council Cultural Exchange to Rome: Hearth Gallery Blog

Melanie Wotton, Hearth Gallery Coordinator at the time of the exchange, shares her experience as a delegate of the British Council's UK-Italy 2020 season trip to Rome.  In February this year, the British Council selected The Hearth Gallery, University Hospital Llandough, to be part of the British Delegation to Rome as part of the UK … Continue reading British Council Cultural Exchange to Rome: Hearth Gallery Blog

Arts for Health and Wellbeing publish first six-month report

The arts team at Cardiff and Vale University Health Board is going from strength to strength following the creation of the Arts Fund in December 2018. Arts for Health and Wellbeing, the arts programme at Cardiff and Vale UHB is delivered by a multi-disciplinary team and made possible by the funding we receive from the … Continue reading Arts for Health and Wellbeing publish first six-month report

Children get crafty at the Urdd to send good wishes to Cardiff and Vale inpatients

As part of the our celebrations at the Urdd, Cardiff and Vale UHB partnered with the Makers Guild Wales on a cross-site arts project, “Get Well Soon”. The project celebrated Welsh culture and language, Health & Wellbeing and enabled younger people to connect with some of the more vulnerable people in our communities and to … Continue reading Children get crafty at the Urdd to send good wishes to Cardiff and Vale inpatients