Children 5-11 Years

Health and wellbeing projects, case studies and evaluation of our work with primary school children

‘My Well Being: ♥ your feelings’

‘My Well Being: ♥ your feelings’, developed for Walsall Public Health in partnership with Black Country Arts and Heath Commissioners Network. Watch this space for the full story, coming soon…

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Straight Talking

Close to 900 children took part in the Dudley Straight Talking workshops in 17/18. Drama, film and reflective writing help empower ten-year olds to respectfully request a smokefree environment. Straight

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Dudley Smokefree Arts Programme 2016-17

Dudley Public Health and Creative Health (Arts & Health) CIC presents the Smokefree Arts Programme 2016-17, featuring up to date information on all our latest smokefree work including our Kick Ash work

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Wolverhampton

Straight Talking is a facilitated workshop for Years 5 and 6, created for Dudley primary schools. Led by two actors, the audience watches the filmed story of Jenny, a young

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Straight Talking Wolverhampton Evaluation Report 2016

In September 2015 Creative Health was commissioned to deliver the Straight Talking Programme in primary schools in Wolverhampton. Straight Talking was originally commissioned by Dudley Public Health and is a

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There Be Dragons

Building on the Straight Talking Tour to primary schools in Dudley and Wolverhampton, and the public art project Straight Talking: If You Love Me, Keep Me Smokefree, Year 3 children hear the story

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Straight Talking: Out in the Open: If You Love Me, Keep Me Smokefree

Out in the Open is part of the Straight Talking project, aiming to take the smokefree messages to outdoor spaces. Local artist Luke Perry was commissioned to work with Year Six pupils at

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Smokefree Cars: Meet Fresh, the Talking Dog

Working with artist Jim Morris and his brilliant puppet making skills, we created Fresh, the talking dog, who empowered school children to be able to talk to their parents about

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Dudley Smokefree Arts Programme 2015-16

Dudley Stop Smoking Service and Creative Health CIC present a breakdown of its four main smokefree projects – Blossom, Bloomin’, Straight Talking and Kick Ash – outlining the activities, impact

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Dudley

Straight Talking is a facilitated workshop for Years 5 and 6, created for Dudley primary schools. Led by two actors, the audience watches the filmed story of Jenny, a young

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The Straight Talking Film

Straight Talking tells the story of schoolgirl Jenny and how she struggles to convince her family not to smoke around her and her baby brother. The film was originally produced

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Five Ways To Wellbeing Artist Residencies

Dudley Healthy Schools Programme commissioned Creative Health (Arts and Health) CIC to develop and manage the first part of an action research project engaging children and young people in a

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Health & Wellbeing Public Art Commissions: Quarry Bank Primary School

The staff team at Quarry Bank Primary School worked with Creative Health CIC to commission two artists to produce public artworks with a health and wellbeing theme for their reception

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Straight Talking: Evaluation Report 2012/13

NHS Dudley has initiated a wide range of smokefree initiatives targeting different groups of the population. In doing this work, they identified a need to try and influence the smoking

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It’s Good To Be You Artist Residencies

It’s Good To Be You Artist Residencies provided a unique opportunity for a primary and secondary schools to promote emotional wellbeing and mental health to children and young people through

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It’s Good To Be You

It’s Good To Be You is an arts and health project by Dudley Public Health and Creative Health. During 2011 artists worked in seven Dudley schools to plan, design and

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Smoke Free

The dangers of children being exposed to smoking are well documented, but less attention is directed toward the challenge children face when they try to change others’ smoking behaviour. NHS

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