"Banyan Arts are popular with our members as they understand how disabling having a mental health problem can be and fit well into the Clubhouse model of peer support"

Gateshead Clubhouse

This has given Tom so much confidence, and we have lots to talk about. Creative expression has made a massive difference to both our lives.
Gloria and Tom
Wearside Stroke Club
Banyan Arts is based in Sunderland but works across the region to deliver work that will help to develop positive change in health and social care by using creative arts therapies to nurture recovery and well-being.
We work on creative partnerships with partners and other agencies to deliver innovative projects, that have lasting effect on the individual and make an impact on the communities we work alongside.