We have a particular focus on the social benefit of the arts and the creation of a cultural equality.
Through our community engagement activities we seek to:
improve the emotional wellbeing of the community.
increase confidence and resilience
develop and deliver new skills and capacity within the community and between generations and cultures.
create a cohesive community with respect, empowerment and value at its centre.
deliver targeted change through a range of innovative and challenging creative activities.
Engagement with cultural arts activities can link to an increased awareness of and engagement with wider support services and networks improving overall wellbeing of the individual and community.
Past programmes have included:
Parental engagement and play
Light up the night - multicultural and intergenerational celebration of light
Flying high - whole school and community kite making and flying
Immersion & Delving Deeper - community exhibition which raised awareness of dementia in the community.
Taking Your Leave - Bespoke rituals making the transition between primary and secondary school.