How you can help us!

Run the 2016 VHI Women’s Mini Marathon for Helium Arts

Join Helium Arts at the 2016 VHI Women’s Mini Marathon on Bank Holiday Monday 6th June. Help us to raise funds for our creative projects with children and teenagers in hospitals, health centres and community settings.

Avril Carr 2015 mini marathon

mini marathon 2011 Avril and Helene

mini marathon 2011







Why should you support Helium? Our creative projects bring sunshine to children on dark days, helping them to feel happier, more confident and less alienated in hospital. Check out an independent evaluation of our work here!

You can sign up to take part in the mini-marathon here. The deadline for entries is closing shortly.

If you’d like to run for Helium Arts please contact or call 086-3511860 for your fundraising pack.

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We would love to keep in touch to tell you about what's happening in our creative programmes supporting children and teenagers managing long-term health conditions across Ireland to access a meaningful creative and social outlet. We will also send you details from time to time on our events, fundraising activities, funding and sector news.

Donate to Helium

Your donations help sick children and their families (it also makes you sound!)


Contact Us
+ 353 (0) 44 93 96 960


Helium Arts is a registered charity and compliant with the requirements of the Charities Regulator, the national regulatory authority for charities in Ireland


CHY Number: 19236
Registered Charity Number (RCN): 20075200
Companies Registration Office: 486621


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Helium Arts
Top Floor
22 Pearse Street
Co. Westmeath
N91 VYP0



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