Helium Arts brings art, creativity and play to children and teenagers in hospitals and healthcare settings across Ireland.

  • George Higgs project
    January 28, 2015

    Music to Small Ears

    Music to Small Ears, an exciting new developmental project with composer and musician George Higgs, took place in November and December 2014. The pro...
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    January 27, 2015

    Cloudlands Artist Development Day at The...

    Helium held its second development day for Cloudlands Year 3 at The LAB, Dublin on 27 January 2015. Artists Rachel Tynan and Eszter Némethi were joi...
  • Russian doll containing the teenagers' stories which were sent around the world. Photo by Rachel Tynan.
    January 19, 2015

    Cloudands Year 3 at Temple Street and Co...

    Helium’s Cloudlands project connects artists and teenagers living with chronic illnesses through collaborative projects and is entering its third ye...
  • Hoot's Adevnture, Star Lady Story, Part 3
    October 21, 2014

    Cloudlands Online Gallery

    The Cloudlands Online Gallery brings together the collaborative work of teenagers and artists participating in Helium’s Cloudlands Project at t...


The Irish Independent go behind the scenes on the Two Suitcases film project to find out about our new collaboration with CanTeen Ireland, the nationwide support group for teenagers with cancer.

Helium’s Impact in 2013

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SpiralOrchard found that children on the Puppet Portal Project were happier and less bored as a result of taking part and that the puppetry reduced their sense of alienation in hospital.
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