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What’s On – Autumn / Winter 2022 with Helium Arts

Free creative art workshops to help children, aged 6-12, with lifelong physical health conditions live life to the full

Wondering what’s on this Autumn / Winter 2022 with Helium Arts? 

Sign up to one of our community workshops today! 

Our workshops will give your child the space to be themselves, have fun, make new friends, learn new skills and get creative! 

All workshops are…

  • Free of charge
  • Delivered by professional artists
  • Overseen by paramedics
  • Supported by volunteers

“It was relaxing and allowed me to have time for myself while doing the art. I needed it a lot” (Child participant (aged 9-12))

“They let her be herself in a room of people just like her.  It’s like she looked up and realised, ‘I’m not alone’.” (Mother of participant (aged 7))

AUTUMN ART CAMPS

Our Autumn art camps are run as three-day camps during the school mid-term break in November.

When & Where

Tuesday 1 – Thursday 3 November 2022 

Venues: Ennis, Galway, Castlebar, Roscommon and Tipperary

Ages 6-8: 10:30am -11:30am

Ages 9-12: 2:00pm – 4:00pm

WINTER WORKSHOPS

Our Winter Workshops run every Saturday for 5 consecutive weeks.

When & Where

Saturday 12 November – Saturday 10 December 2022 

Venues: Ennis, Togher, Galway, Limerick and Mallow

Ages 6-8: 10:30am -11:30am

Ages 9-12: 2:00pm – 4:00pm

CREATIVE TEEN MEET UPS

The Meet Ups are for ages 13-18 living with a lifelong physical health condition.  They will consist of a once off workshop or outing to a Museum with one of our professional artists.  You can learn a creative new skill, meet new people and have a laugh while doing it!

When & Where (click below for more information)

CORK

LIMERICK

 

How to Sign Up

To get started, simply fill out our quick self-referral form.

For more information and bookings email hello@helium.ie or phone 083 010 3240

Parents/Guardians, please note: All places are subject to availability and are offered on a first come, first serve basis. Booking a place on a workshop for your child constitutes agreement to Helium Arts’ Terms of Service.

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Contact Us

info@helium.ie
+ 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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Address

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

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