Colourful Minds: Art for Wellbeing Programme

Colourful Minds is a creative art course to support mental wellbeing, taking place at the South Hill Centre in Hemel Hempstead. Creative activity can play an essential role in managing mental wellbeing by increasing confidence and reducing anxiety and stress. This course is an opportunity to enhance mental wellbeing by using a variety of art forms in an enjoyable, safe, supportive and friendly environment.

Our next course runs for 10 weeks from 17 November 2023 at the South Hill Centre in Hemel Hempstead.  

The sessions are run by a qualified artist from Herts Inclusive Theatre (HIT), our delivery partner. No experience is needed to take part - all levels, including beginners, are welcome. 

When and where? 

  • 10-week course: each Friday from 1pm to 3pm from 17 November 2023 to 2 February 2024 (with a two-week Christmas break). The two-hour group sessions will take place in a dedicated room at South Hill Centre and include a break with tea and coffee, and are a chance to connect with others in a friendly, supportive and creative environment. The sessions are limited to a maximum of 12 participants. 
  • Venue: South Hill Centre, Cemetery Hill, Hemel Hempstead, HP1 1JF
  • Cost: Free

Who's it for?

Dacorum residents aged 18 and over wishing to enhance their mental wellbeing or that have conditions affecting their mental wellbeing, such as anxiety and stress. Or for those experiencing social isolation.

How to apply

Applications for this course are now closed.

To find out if any places are still available or to be sent details about any future courses, please email

More information and contact details

If you would like to know more about the course or if you have any questions, please contact Kasia Truefitt at HIT. Email or call 01727 221414.

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