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

  • George Higgs - Music to Small Ears
    June 29, 2015

    Music to Small Ears receives Project Awa...

    Music to Small Ears, an early years, arts and health music project with composer and musician, George Higgs, has received 2015 Project Award funding ...
  • 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 8 June 2015, the paediatric ward of Cork University Hospital will be transformed as teenage patients take part in Radio/Silence, an interactive rad...
  • 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 ...

 

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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