Art for Wellbeing


Rising Angels Expressions

Working with Fallen Angels Dance Theatre, who support those in recovery from addiction to transform their lives, to explore the meaning of ‘recovery’ and how this can be translated visually through dance and visual art.


Creative Self Care Course

Places are still available on this creative course scheduled for the 8th of January 2018


Wall Art reaches Bury

Young people who access the Community Eating Disorder Service CEDS in Bury have been working with Jodie Silverman, to design and paint the centre's shared spaces.


Mental Health Awareness

For this year's awareness week we joined the conversation around stress, what it is and how we can cope with it. The group shared some great tips for each other and now we're sharing them with you...


Past, Present, Future

Art & Soul embarked on an ambitious 6 week programme exploring a new theme using oil paints, watercolours, collage and copper leaf...


Rock Painting

Our first contribution to the Rochdale Rocks project was with teachers from the Linking Network who will now pass on their creative skills to their students. And so the hunt begins!


Getting Creative at #Thrive

The fully decorated #Thrive service in Rochdale is inspiring more and more creativity.


Creative Heritage with Art & Soul

Art & Soul have been working with clay to explore what Creative Heritage means to them and their group.


What is a Box?

Our long-standing group Artful have joined forces with creatives from Blue Pits Housing Action to explore the meaning of a box, whilst making one.


#THRIVE Wall Art

The walls at #THRIVE get a new lease of life with galactic whales and tranquil forests in our latest creative engagement with young people and parents.


Do. Be.

Do. Be. is an innovative and engaging online (blog) and offline project in Rochdale, designed to map cultural and sporting activities, which promote emotional wellbeing and resilience for young people in the borough.


Young Facilitators

@ Dandelion Create (formerly Landing Crafts) As part of CRESS, in 2017 we ran a Young Facilitators course.


Creative Recovery

Art for Wellbeing is committed to collaborating and delivering joint creative projects to adults in addiction recovery. Most recently our work has been focused in the Wigan borough and has produced some inspiring films and exhibitions.



Creative Referral Engagement and Support Service, CRESS, funded by HMR Heywood Middleton and Rochdale CCG, provides a pathway service for Art for Wellbeing in Rochdale.



Art and Support group Artful is a participant led group we support in Rochdale.


Art for Wellbeing @Barnardos

@ Touchstones Rochdale Art for Wellbeing has a growing commitment to working with young Adults.

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Art & Soul

Art & Soul is an Art and Support group, based in Heywood. Members are adults who have experienced mental health issues who live or work in the Rochdale Borough.


Art for Wellbeing Studio, Dandelion Create

@ Dandelion Create (formerly Landing Crafts) Our Art for Wellbeing studio and delivery space in Rochdale, Dandelion Create, is an inspiring relaxed and creative space.

Cartwheel Arts promotes social inclusion, cohesion, diversity and regeneration through community participation in vibrant, innovative, high-quality arts projects. We use a wide range of media to respond to project opportunities and promote the development of the arts and examples of good practice across the North West.

Charity: 519394    Company: 2161995

Tel: 01706 361300

Cartwheel Arts
110 Manchester Street
OL10 1DW

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