This article celebrates our new project with Harewood Hill Lodge: A Creative Care Home.
In this news article, Carole, a foster carer from Darlington, talks about why the project is important.
“I have seen my young person blossom in his creative ability; he has grown in confidence and soaks up experiences like a sponge. It has widened his understanding of the ‘arts’ and made him more keenly aware of his surroundings and appreciate that creativity is all around us and enhances our lives.
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Head, Heart, Hands unlocks the creative potential of looked after children in Darlington.
This programme will support Blue Cabin's Director in her leadership of Head, Hands, Heart Darlington enhancing the project's positive impact on society and future sustainability. Jenny will be part of the 2016/2017 SSE North East Cohort.
Blue Cabin Director Jenny Young, has been supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England to deliver the Head, Heart, Hands Darlington project.
With support of Darlington Borough Council, Creative Darlington and the arts and cultural organisations and venues across Darlington, this project aims to create an arts and cultural strategy for looked after children and the adults in their lives.