Megan Holland

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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

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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.

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.

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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

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Bucket List Bingo

Bucket List Bingo was developed as part of Golden Years Caravan, used to encourage elders to try new experiences and think of the life they have ahead, not behind them.

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Small Voices

Small Voices is a special edition episode of our podcast Box Tickers, created with and centred on children’s equality.

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The purpose of Pride in 2022

This Pride we’re hoping for more togetherness. More protest. More allyship.

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‘Bury Your Gays’ trope is still plaguing TV

Bury Your Gays is a trope that has plagued TV and film for years – but is it getting better?

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Box Tickers

A 4-part podcast series to mark the 10th anniversary of the Equalities Act 2010, featuring provocations from 13 artists.

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A creative phone based project which connected isolated elders and artists during lockdown.

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Secret Diaries

Set to a soundtrack of 80s and 90s guilty pleasures, laugh, love and re-capture your youth with this honest look at the world through teenage eyes.

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Ordinary Women, Extraordinary Tales

An interactive collection of inspirational stories about ordinary women who have had an extraordinary impact on people’s lives.