• ArtCare

    Bringing colour and inspiration to Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust

  • An introductory guide

    What is Arts in Health?

    “Creative practice and design thinking can build teams, reconnect people and strengthen communication. The Arts can be advocates and educators – helping people get their voices heard or learn to use their voice successfully so that they can take greater control of their own health and wellbeing.”

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  • puppets at the bedside

    Shackleton in hospital

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Upcoming events

Exhibitions, workshops, talks

Ringwood Art Society

Start date: Thursday 9th January 2020

End date: Friday 7th February 2020

Morning Light , Salisbury by Frederick Caygill

Ringwood Art Society members show their skills is a variety of media including watercolours, pastels and acrylics. More info

Discover loom weaving

Date: Tuesday 28th January 2020

Time: 5.15-8.15pm

weaving by Elka Textiles

Cost: £7.50

Elka Textiles will guide you through the basic principles of weaving to create a small woven piece using a frame loom. More info

Lily and the Albatross

Date: Tuesday 28th January 2020

Time: 10.30-3.00pm

Lily and the Albatross being performed by patient’s bed

Tall Tree Theatre are visiting the hospital wards with their story of a stormy night, a lost ship and a large Albatross. More info

Rum Tale of the Moonfleet Diamond

Date: Tuesday 4th February 2020

Time: 10.30-3.00pm

Tor Theatre flags on Sarum Ward

Tor Theatre’s tall tale of silly smugglers and unrequited love comes to Salisbury District Hospital. More info