Helium brings joy to children and young people in Irish hospitals and healthcare settings through art, creativity and play.

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    April 23, 2014

    New film project with CanTeen Ireland

    This summer, Helium will partner with CanTeen Ireland on a new film venture Two Suitcases meets CanTeen. CanTeen is a nationwide support group for you...
  • Cloudlands tech session with Mark Linnane and Fionnuala Conway phase 2
    February 7, 2014

    Cloudlands Artist Development Days

    Helium’s Cloudlands project is well under way in hospitals in Dublin and Galway with artists Rachel Tynan and Emma Fisher collaborating with tee...
  • Mary Bracken with her poetry book 'Colours of Life'
    February 7, 2014

    Mary’s Story: From Cloudlands to C...

    Mary Bracken met artist Rachel Tynan on Rachel’s first day as Cloudlands artist in residence at Temple Street Children’s University Hospit...

 

Helium’s Impact in 2013

401 children and teenagers benefited

401 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.
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