• 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


Start date: Friday 14th February 2020

End date: Friday 13th March 2020

Seafront St Ives by Sarah Orchard

A group of Hampshire and Wiltshire based artists exhibit their diverse works in subject matter ranging from landscapes and still life, to figurative and abstract. More info

Burgate Sixth Form

Start date: Friday 14th February 2020

End date: Friday 6th March 2020

A Little Cruise on the SS Pollution by Tom Boswell

Burgate Sixth Form art and photography students exhibition on the theme of Collections. More info

Discover digital drawing

Date: Tuesday 25th February 2020

Time: 5.30-7.30pm

digital fox by Lesley Self

Cost: £5.00

Drawing made easy! ArtCare’s Lesley Self will show you how to create drawings using and ipad or tablet. More info

Hoodwink in Hospital

Date: Tuesday 10th March 2020

Time: 10.30-3.00pm

Origami boats on patient’s bed – Hoodwink in Hospitals

Hoodwink in Hospital bring a sequence of events that unfold around a patient. More info