Art can improve our well-being, it helps us to make sense of the various characteristics of the human condition. It encourages active engagement with the world around us and keeps us learning, connecting with each other and contributing to our communities.
The art workshops offer creative, fun and safe experiences, providing residents with the opportunity to explore and express themselves through art. The workshops are designed to help develop or improve personal skills through a variety of creative processes. This may help to:
Increase positive emotional responses
Foster greater social interaction and engagement
Develop functional improvement.
Generate less stress (for both the patient and caregiver)