Prepare to be Inspired!


Independent Living Project

Between 2009 and 2011 84 people with mental health needs who currently live in large mental health hostels in Leeds will be moving into their own purpose built supported living flats and other specialist accommodation provided by Progress Care Housing Association. For many people this will be the first time they have had their own…

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Having run Studio 3 for a number of years, and recently carrying out an intensive recruitment drive we found that participants with mental health issues found it very hard to access the group without initial support and encouragement. We were funded by the I3 programme, run by Leeds Adult Social Care, to expand and develop…

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Creative Partnerships

Artlink West Yorkshire are acting as the Creative Partner for three Creative Partnership Schools – East SILC, Moortown and Oakwood Primary. Two of these schools are Enquiry schools and are in the middle of their delivery. The first of these is the East SILC who are working with Barney George in four locations across the…

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Arts and Minds Development Worker Post

Artlink West Yorkshire has been successful in securing a two-year contract from Arts and Minds to host the Arts and Minds Development Worker. Tom Bailey has been recruited to this role and has now been in place since January 2009. Working in close partnership with the NHS Mental Health Trust, this unique opportunity aims to…

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