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Register Now for Helium Arts Summer Camps!

Creative art workshops to help your child live well. 

Register now for summer camps in Galway, Limerick, Castlebar, Mallow, Ennis and Cork

Is your child living with a complex medical condition? We know it can be lonely. That’s why we want to help you discover life ‘beyond the diagnosis’ and give your child the chance to shine. 

Our summer art camps are open to children and young people with underlying or complex medical conditions aged 6-12 years. Recommended by hospitals across the country, you can find us at your local outpatient clinic, sign up to a community workshop, or join us remotely at home.

Find a Summer Camp at a Creative Health Hub Near You

West Hub

Galway: Tuesday 5 – Thursday 7 July at Westside Library
Castlebar: Tuesday 5 – Thursday 7 July at Le Chéile Family Resource Centre

Mid West Hub

Limerick: Tuesday 5 – Thursday 7 July at Southside Child and Family Centre
Ennis: Tuesday 12 – Thursday 14 July at CBS Primary Ennis

Cork Hub

Mallow: Tuesday 5 – Thursday 7 July at The Big Blue Cube @ CDYS
Cork: Tuesday 9 – Thursday 11 August at Togher Family Resource Centre

Teen Meet-ups: Helium Arts will be running teen meet-ups in Cork, Galway, and Limerick Cities.
Cork’s and Galway’s meet-ups will take place in early August. Limerick’s meet-up will take place in the first half of July.

About Creative Health Hub Workshops 

All workshops are…

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

We give children the space to…

  • Be themselves and have fun
  • Meet new people and make new friends
  • Learn new skills in painting, crafting, filmmaking and more!

How to Register

Contact Niamh, our Family Liaison at hello@helium.ie or 083-0103240. Registration for Summer 2022 workshops closes Friday 10 June. Places are limited so book early to avoid disappointment!

Space is limited and bookings are on a first come first serve basis. Parents/Guardians, please note: booking a place on a workshop for your child constitutes agreement to Helium Arts’ Terms of Service.

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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.

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

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