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

  • Cloudlands Documentary 4
    May 14, 2015

    Cloudlands premieres on 11 June 2015 at ...

    Cloudlands is a short documentary portraying the importance of creativity in the lives of teenagers who spend significant amounts of time in Templ...
  • Game created by artist Eszter Nemethi and teen participants, Cloudlands project, Cork University Hospital
    May 12, 2015

    Radio/Silence: A new radio play by teena...

    On 29 May 2015, the paediatric ward of Cork University Hospital will be transformed as teenage patients take part in Radio/Silence, an interactive ra...
  • CanTeen members and volunteers at our screening in IFI with India Mullen (Red Rock) and David Rawle (Moone Boy)
    April 22, 2015

    Two Suitcases Project 2015

    Summer is nearly here and we’re ready to start a new phase of the Two Suitcases film project. We’ll be working for a second year with ...
  • Butterflight World
    April 22, 2015

    Latest news from the Cloudlands project ...

    There have been lots of exciting developments on Cloudlands Year 3 over the last few months. Cloudlands connects artists and teenagers living with ch...

 

CanTeen members explore preconceptions of young people with cancer and bust a host of myths along the way in this new docu-drama from Helium’s Two Suitcases Project.

Helium’s Impact in 2014

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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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