The Arts for Health and Wellbeing Team are the proud winners of the Health and Wellbeing category at the Cardiff Life Awards 2021.
Cardiff and Vale Arts for Health and Wellbeing programme is delighted to commission Artist Adele Pask to create artwork as a response to the Black Lives Matter Movement and as part of Cardiff and Vale University Health Board’s Inclusion Agenda. This artwork has been supported by Cardiff & Vale Health Charity and NHS Charities Together … Continue reading Inclusion Artwork by Adele Pask
The 1st October 2021 marks the International Day of Older Persons, which aims to raise awareness of the impact of an ageing population and the need to ensure that people can grow old with dignity and joy. Artwork kindly donated by Artist, Patrick Gino Coombes, will be displayed within Mental Health Services for Older People … Continue reading International Day of Older Persons 2021
The Arts for Health and Wellbeing team are pleased to have once again worked with Grosvenor interiors on some amazing Arts projects. One of the aims of the Arts programme, supported by Cardiff & Vale Health Charity, is to enhance the experience of our patients and their families, and we are pleased to have collaborated … Continue reading Arts for Health and Wellbeing collaborations with Grosvenor Interiors
We are delighted to have on display in our Staff Area Exhibition Space, a variety of paintings, by members of Art Club Social, a small independent artist community group in Chepstow. Set up by Art Club Social art teacher Alison Heard in 2018, the group of artists meet weekly to learn, inspire and create artwork … Continue reading Art Club Social – An Exhibition of art at University Hospital Llandough
This month, the Arts for Health and Wellbeing Team presented the Emergency Unit at the University Hospital of Wales with a range of colourful artwork to enrich the Children’s Area. The artwork is intended to brighten the environment and offer patients a fun distraction whilst waiting for treatment. Four Disney Images by Artist, Jerry Limb, … Continue reading Entertaining and Inspiring Artwork Gifted to the Children’s Area at the University Hospital of Wales Emergency Unit
In support of Children’s Art Week, the Arts for Health and Wellbeing team visited the Emergency Unit - Children’s Area at the University Hospital of Wales to create artwork with the children and their parents whilst they waited to be treated. The children’s art event was an underwater theme colouring activity. The Kickstart Team had … Continue reading Children’s Art Week at the University Hospital of Wales
Sam Burns has kindly donated two pieces of artwork to the Arts for Health and Wellbeing Team. Sam is a Senior Specialist Biomedical Scientist in Blood Transfusion at Cardiff and Vale University Health Board and has previously showcased his artwork in the Winter Open Exhibition at the Hearth Gallery and the Plaza Exhibition Space, both … Continue reading Art Gifted by Sam Burns
The Arts for Health and Wellbeing Team are proud to present a new display of artwork in our Corridor Exhibition space at University Hospital Llandough. A new curriculum will be introduced in Welsh schools in 2022 to teach children about racism and the contributions of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic communities. In preparation for this, … Continue reading Cynefin: Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Wales Project
On Saturday 10th July 2021 the Arts for Health and Wellbeing team ran an outdoor fundraising event at The Bone Yard, in Canton. The Creative Cuppa was a day of creative workshops, art sales and tasty treats to improve wellbeing and share an outpouring of thanks to our wonderful NHS staff. The event was supported … Continue reading Creative Cuppa at The Bone Yard – Thank You!