Welcome to London Arts in Health Forum (LAHF)

London Arts in Health Forum is a membership organisation which aims to develop the role of culture in wellbeing and to promote and support arts in health activity across London and nationally.

The organisation is free to join and offers events, a regular newsletter, training sessions, advice and support for artists, architects, clinical staff and service users - basically anyone with an interest in arts in health. LAHF currently has nearly 3,000 members from London and further afield.

On this site you will find information and updates about arts and wellbeing activity in London and nationally, as well as information about arts in health work overseas and research highlighting the value of creativity and culture in wellbeing.

Culture, Health and Wellbeing Alliance logoThe National Alliance for Arts Health and Wellbeing has now merged with the The National Alliance for Museums, Health & Wellbeing to become the Culture, Health and Wellbeing Alliance.  Their new website can be accessed here.

 

London Arts in Health Forum is a registered charity (No.1135543) and a company limited by guarantee (No. 06939695) whose registered office is at: 75 Maygrove Road, London, NW6 2EG

Pool of Bethesda, Hogarth @ Barts

Pool of Bethesda, Hogarth @ Barts

Gateway Surgical Centre, Newham University Hospital

Gateway Surgical Centre, Newham University Hospital

SHARP Lambeth

SHARP Lambeth

Kenny Hunter sculpture, Octav Botnar Wing, GOSH

Kenny Hunter sculpture, Octav Botnar Wing @ GOSH

Tania Kovats, Birch, Cicely Saunders Institute of Palliative Care Commission

Tania Kovats, Birch, Cicely Saunders Institute of Palliative Care Commission, King's College, London 2010 ©Matt Blaney

Thomas Heatherwick, Boiler Suit, Guy's Hospital

Thomas Heatherwick, Boiler Suit, Guy's Hospital

Residential Sleep Unit @ GOSH

Residential Sleep Unit @ GOSH

GO Create Hands On with Wellcome Trust @ GOSH

GO Create Hands On with Wellcome Trust @ GOSH

NWLH - 100 wishes

NWLH - 100 wishes

Starslide @ Evelina Children's Hospital

Starslide @ Evelina Children's Hospital

Cornelia Parker, Still Life with Reflection, Barts and the London Hospital

Cornelia Parker, Still Life with Reflection, Barts and the London Hospital

Guy's & St Thomas' Charity

Guy's & St Thomas' Charity