Our Courses and Workshops
All courses are run by staff from the partnership organisations and are developed and delivered by professionals, many of whom will have lived experience of mental or physical illness, and/or experience of supporting someone with a mental or physical illness
Some courses may have been co-produced with experts by experience and some courses may have experts by experience co-facilitating the training.
Art - Sketch Walks in Worcester
- Type Creativity
- Start 07 Oct 2021 10:00
- End 23 Dec 2021 12:00
Course Overview: A small sketching art group, meeting in a different location on Thursday mornings each week. All within Worcester city including Worcester Cathedral, Worcester City Museum and Art Gallery, various cafe's and local popular landmarks. This small, supportive group is for any level of artist and is a weekly opportunity for you to develop your observation, sketching and social skills.
Course Duration: 12 weekly sessions lasting 2 hours - Thursday mornings
Course Benefits: Skills you develop can help you express your sense of self through your own artwork. Creative activity has been shown to increase concentration self-esteem, provide a sense of purpose and give structure to a day. It can enhance social skills, help people engage in social relationships and improve quality of life. Whilst sessions are led, learners will be encouraged to develop their own work. Learners often progress to join other community or local education based art courses..
Course Equipment: All resources will be provided, or you can bring your own
Course Eligibility: Worcestershire residents already accessing secondary NHS mental health support services. Please call 01527 488715 if you are unsure.