Monthly Archives February 2020

Social Prescribing in Dudley

Creative Health have been working with Dudley Council for Voluntary Service’s for their HIU (High Intensity User) Social Prescribing Project to develop a new weekly creative arts club for adults. Dudley Council for Voluntary Service commissioned the arts programme for their HIU (High Intensity User) Social Prescribing Project, funded by Dudley Clinical Commissioning Group and the Department of Health. Following on from the successful Dudley Take Five programme with children and young people, Creative Health developed the concept, adapted it for an adult audience and created the arts club. We developed a weekly club for service users where they could
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Take Back Control from Tobacco Marketing Campaign

Over 500 young people across the Black Country have worked with artists on the ‘Take Back Control from tobacco’ campaign to produce music videos, computer games and a marketing campaign. Funded by Black Country Tobacco Control Alliance and Arts Connect, the programme has involved 16-19 year olds in all four Black Country boroughs, working with artists to produce music videos, computer games and a marketing campaign exploring tobacco control. Rising Wolverhampton rapper Vital spearheaded the campaign, producing the title track and touring local colleges, sixth forms and training centres to both consult with and educate teenagers. The songs and games,
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