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Borderland Voices a varied paletteHave a look at this lovely video using artwork and audio generated by Borderland Voices Participants


CAN YOU HELP? We are gathering information about the Women'sNLHF logo Land Army in the Staffordshire Moorlands
Details HERE


Borderland Voices contact Andy Collins: working from home
Email: info@borderlandvoices.org.uk
Phone: 01538-528708/07760-138395


Art Activity Packs: When Borderland Voices was working remotely during the height of Covid, local artist Becca Baddeley created a series of 14 themed art packs, often linked to an Artist of the Month. All are still accessible via this link: HERE

NEWS August 2022

In-person sessions, Leek Health Centre, on Wednesdays.

Every Wednesday: 10.30-12.30 Creative Writing;
1.30-3.30 Expressive Art. All welcome.

For guidelines on finding the venue and ongoing sensible precautions once inside, email info@borderlandvoices.org.uk

Our Newsletter contains images of - Land Army poster designs; networking event stall; Lyn Swindlehurst presents a £2,000 cheque; thank you Lyn.

August 3rd: writing then Gavin’s last WLA poster session;
10th, 17th, 24th no sessions at the Health Centre but
3 FREE day visits (10.00-3.30) to a project near Sudbury
(writing, art, gardening, harvesting, making lunch, WWII recipes)
Please contact Andy ASAP if you want to come

Moorlands Connect bus service: demand responsive, door-2- door, bookings@moorlandsconnect.co.uk, 01335-342951

Thanks to Sarah for helping assemble the newsletter.

ABOUT

Borderland Voices was founded in 1998 in Leek, Staffordshire and currently works across the Staffordshire Moorlands. Our aim is to promote mental health through the arts and to raise public awareness and understanding of mental health issues by delivering accessible arts projects and offering creative space for self-expression within a mutually supportive community.

Every Wednesday Morning 10-30 to 12-30 we run Creative Writing Sessions
Every Wednesday afternoon 1-30 to 3-30 we run Creative Art Sessions

If you are interested in either of these activities contact us as below.

Queens Award for Charity Services logoBorderland Voices was awarded the Queen's Award for Voluntary Service in 2017. That is the MBE for Charities