Arts to help you feel better

Artlift is a registered charity running creative courses and projects with proven health benefits. Our courses are available to Gloucestershire or Malmesbury Primary Care Centre (MPCC) patients who are at risk of developing or have developed poor mental health. Find out how to take part.

Artlift is hiring!


We are seeking a highly organised freelance Programme Coordinator to join Artlift, with proven experience from the health and/or arts sector of maintaining efficient systems, processing data and coordinating activities and communications (including with vulnerable individuals).

12 month contract, working on average 8 days per month predominantly from home.

To Apply: Click to download Role Description and Application Form

Application deadline: 5pm on Monday 20 May 2019

Contact Executive Director Cath Wilkins ( / 07917 796 959) with any queries or if you need to apply in an alternative format.

What We Do

What We Do

Artlift provides art courses for people experiencing mental ill health or long term physical conditions which impact negatively on mental health. Find out more

Meet the Team

Meet the Artlift Team including our artists, administrative staff and trustees.

Why Art Matters

Over the past 12 years Artlift has collected a huge database of evidence showing the positive impact arts in health interventions have. Find out more about Why Art Matters

Looking for a Referral Form?

Download a Gloucestershire referral form here. MPCC patients – please contact your health practitioner at MPCC directly.

Finding Focus Exhibition – Museum in the Park, Stroud

Photography created by participants with long term mental and physical health challenges, referred by GP’s and other health professional to four Artlift 6-week ‘Arts on Prescription’ courses with Look Again.

Exhibition at Artspace Cinderford

An exhibition of work by Artlift participants from around the county.