Heart for Art

Heart for Art

Heart for art offers a friendly environment where people in the early stages of dementia and their carers can take part in a therapeutic art session. Facilitated by a professional artist, assisted by enthusiastic local volunteers we enjoy painting with professional art materials, chatting, drinking tea and making friends. In this bright, relaxed atmosphere, people are able to express their inner self through art. Artistic ability is not needed – enjoyment is the key and we promote a “can do” philosophy.

The group meets fortnightly on a Wednesday from 11am – 1pm in the Hub at the Bankfoot Church Centre. The service is free of charge. New members and helpers would be welcome, come and visit us or call Heart for Art on 0141 620 3092.

We will meet on Wed 16th August 2017

30th August 2017

13th September 2017

and every two weeks after that from  11am -1pm.

view our video here

http://www.crossreach.org.uk/heart-art-0

lots of lovely photos on facebook and twitter

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Here is an article about dementia and carers Remember the Person

This link is to Alzheimers Scotland www.alzscot.org

They also run a 24 hour helpline freephone 0808 808 3000

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