How We Do It

Working across the boroughs of Blaenau Gwent, Caerphilly, Merthyr Tydfil and Torfaen, Head4Arts delivers inspirational participatory arts activities that have an impact on well-being in the following ways:

Head4 Happiness

Delivering high quality participatory arts activities that bring communities together to combat adverse childhood experiences, loneliness and isolation – our projects connect people and generations, working with all skill levels and through all art forms.

Head4 Health

Programming imaginative arts projects that improve the well-being of communities and support continued good health.Head4 Learning

Head4 Learning

Developing innovative projects that promote engagement with learning, stimulate interest in the Welsh language, and explore cultural heritage.

Head4 Opportunities

Supporting the continuing professional development of artists at all stages of their careers, encouraging diversity and effectively promoting best practice in participatory community arts settings.

Head4 Green Spaces

Using green spaces creatively to help build safe, friendly communities – we run arts-based events across the region which encourage an appreciation of the natural environment and enjoyment of being outdoors.

Head4 The Future

Harnessing the power of the arts to raise awareness of environmental issues to promote positive action for change, encourage more sustainable lifestyles and imagine a better future.

Head4 Equalities

All of our work is underpinned by the notion that the arts should be accessible to all. We continuously review our practices to help us extend our reach and provide more equitable access to arts provision.