• 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

First Daffs, by Fiona Forbes

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

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

ArtCare Open Day

Date: Monday 23rd March 2020

Time: 11.00-3.30pm

ArtCare montage of project images

£75 – Interactive and networking event celebrating Arts in Health and its impact on people More info