Arts Enterprise with a Social Purpose

Aesop Marketplace is like an online dating site. It matches health decision-makers with relevant arts in health programmes in an attractive and time-efficient way. The 24 programmes that they list can be filtered by NHS region and health topics.

In relation to mental health, the programmes include:

  • Up Tempo: Inpatient and community session-based music-making opportunities for young people in touch with mental health services.
  • The Reader: Building communities through group-based shared reading of great literature in a friendly, inclusive and welcoming environment.
  • Musician in Residence: The Musician in Residence programme looks to improve the recovery, health and wellbeing of service users through music provision.
  • Unfinished Business: A production about the story of addiction that tours treatment centres and rehabs, aimed at those in early recovery to help recognise codependency.
  • Performing Arts for Positive Mental Health: The provision of innovative, quality arts and wellbeing activities, alongside tailored pastoral support, aiming to improve youth mental health and emotional resilience.
  • The Dragon Café and Re:Create Psychiatry: The Dragon Café and Re:Create Psychiatry are models of support for service users and for mental health professionals

Find out more from here.

 

Any reply would be very welcome

Follow

Get the latest posts delivered to your mailbox:

Your email address will not be passed to any other organisation. It will only be used to send you new posts made on this website.

MENU