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Are late payments driving freelancers out of creative industries?

We launched a late payment survey for freelancers and venues to create actions that can ensure freelancers are paid promptly.

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Consideration, respect and consent: supporting people with facial palsy and body dysmorphia

Our first exploring access workshop focussed on our experiences of facial palsy and body dysmorphia in an image-dominated industry

Squirrel Club is written above an illustration of a squirrel wearing a backwards cap writing in a notebook

Join us online this half term for Squirrel Club!

Squirrel Club is an online experience for children and young people aged 8+ to help them explore their ADHD.

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Come and meet us for Artist Brew Day Salford

Salford freelancers creatives, come and meet us in March.

Freelancers, we want to meet you is written under a graphic of a cup of tea

Come and meet us for Artist Brew Day

Put the kettle on and grab your favourite mug, because this January we’re running an Artist Brew Day with a difference

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Sarah Emmott joins Arts Fundraising and Philanthropy governance enquiry cohort.

We’re excited to announce that Co-Creative Director and chief fundraiser at Art with Heart, Sarah Emmott is going to be part of the governance enquiry.

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Buy Stan merch and support children impacted by the cost of living crisis.

For every piece of Stan merch we sell leading up to Christmas, we’ll gift the same to Visit from the Stork CIC in Salford

Artist Brew Day. Free and pay what you can workshops and advice sessions. Sept 12th-14th.

Artist Brew Day 2023

It’s back to school and a great time to brush up your skills, from audience development to access.

Meet the Art with Heart board

We’re over the moon to announce the Art with Heart board – a group filled to the brim with care and helping us to do the things we’re good at.

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ADHD diagnosis: a letter to medical professionals

Over the last 7 years I’ve had more people than I can count tell me that they are starting the road to ADHD diagnosis.

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The developmental gap

The developmental gap: insights from an inner city school pastoral support worker on the effects of the pandemic and cost of living crisis.

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Stream Declaration

You can now stream Declaration, our award-winning autobiographical one-woman show exploring ADHD, mental health and diagnosis.

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Kickstarting conversations around equality

Sarah reflects on her time discussing equality and equity with Year 6 pupils.

‘Small Voices’ is written on two illustrated pencils next to the line ‘writing the wrongs of inequality’.

Small Voices Education Pack

As part of Small Voices, Art with Heart have created an education resource pack to support conversations around equality and equity with young people.

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Zero Waste Blog

Christabel Fox shares her love of zero waste shops and passion for sustainable parenting.

Letter to the PM

After workshops exploring equality, rights and values, Year 6 students wrote a letter to Prime Minister Rishi Sunak asking him to use his power wisely.

A protest poster created by a year 6 pupil, which reads 'Equality for Everybody'.

4 step plan to be a good ally

Two Year 6 students from St Wilfrid’s CE Primary School in Newton Heath share their 4 step plan to be a good ally as part of our Small Voices project.

Jodie from media Cubs and Chelsea from Art with Heart talk to children at the premiere of their film.

Newton Heath is the place to be

Read about the impact of our community film project with Kirsty Day from Media Cubs.

Stan Education Pack

The Stan education pack contains activities relating to the play and covering BSL, parental separation and dinosaurs. 

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Stan Evaluation Report

Read about Stan and wraparound participatory activity, and discover the impact it had on audiences.

Stan Programme

Stan toured in 2022 throughout the UK, and the programme contains an overview of the play alongside useful links to relevant organisations.

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Declaration Case Study

Read about audience reactions, highlights, and the positive social impact Declaration made during its run.

Sarah performing Declaration, engaging audience

Declaration Programme

Declaration’s programme includes useful information about the play alongside links to support organisations.

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Dial In

Designed for use over the phone, in person or via video call, Dial In is a booklet of activities created by artists from Greater Manchester