Artist-led online workshops for people living with long covid
Take time out to experience the positive health impacts of engaging with the creative arts, whilst connecting with others facing the challenges of long covid.
“The nice relaxing time made me feel refreshed again.”Workshop participant
Cohere Arts are pleased to be working with the East Suffolk & NE Essex NHS Trust in the provision of creative health options for patients living with long covid.
Launched in January 2022, our inclusive online workshop series offers valuable breathing space away from the day-to-day, and the chance try out a range of optional artistic activities such creative writing, visual arts, gentle movement, music & craft.
Participants can try out new skills, rekindle creative interests, and share experiences within a warm and friendly online environment.
“It was really attentive to our needs and the perfect balance of movement and gentleness.”Workshop participant
Workshops are led by experienced arts-health practitioners with support from multi-disciplinary teams at the trust’s long covid clinic. To participate, you must be a patient of Suffolk & NE Essex Long Covid Assessment Service.
If you are living with long covid, speak to your GP about a referral to the service.