Helium Arts is the national children’s arts and health organisation. We bring art, creativity and play to children and teenagers in hospitals and healthcare settings across Ireland.
Helium Arts Forest Fawn
This Christmas, bring the gift of creativity to young people in hospital.
September 29, 2016
Flying Tiger Copenhagen, the retail store famous for quirky Danish design and an ever-changing selection of fun and affordable things, is running a ...
November 30, 2016
The Helium Arts Forest Fawn is a Christmas card that transforms into a beautiful decoration, inspired by a magical story from a teenager in hospital i...
November 15, 2016
Helium Arts presents The Forest Fawn A unique Christmas card that transforms into a beautiful decoration Only €10 for a pack of 3 in gold, silver an...
November 13, 2016
Helium Arts invites you to join us for a unique evening out in Cork on 24 November, as we participate in a very special event for charities organised ...
Since 2009, Helium Arts has brought creative projects to children aged 0-3 and their parents in a variety...
Two Suitcases is an award-winning film and technology project for teenagers living with chronic illness...
Artists work with a healthcare community over a number of months in a sustained engagement on our Artist ...
What happens on a Helium Arts project?
We go behind the scenes with young members from CanTeen Ireland on their latest films created with the support of professional artists on Helium’s Two Suitcases Project. The teen filmmakers give us their insights on how the films were made and what the project means to them.
Helium’s Impact in 2015
15 partnerships established
234 healthcare staff participated
5 healthcare settings engaged
290 children and teenagers benefited
Did you know?
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.