Art of Care.

Showcasing innovative arts in health partnerships from the Liverpool City Region

What We Do

Promote Best Practice

Innovative arts programmes developed by leading arts organisations and practitioners in Liverpool in collaboration with healthcare workers that enable participants to live well.

Share New Thinking

A space for all those involved in arts in health partnerships to think together, ask questions and share ideas to increase the reach and resourcing of this vital work.

Provide Robust Evidence

Access a robust evidence base that demonstrates the value and impact of arts in health partnerships within the Liverpool City Region.

Best Practice

Case Studies

Learn about selected arts in health programmes and partnerships led by arts providers in the Liverpool City Region, how these were adapted during the COVID-19 pandemic to provide a vital lifeline to vulnerable communities and what’s happened since.

New Thinking

Supporting a Community of Practice

Insights based on experience of how good arts in health partnerships work in the Liverpool City Region. Information about their benefits, plus practical tips on how to do this work well.


What support is needed to develop and deliver arts in health partnerships?


How can arts in health partnerships be made accessible? What opportunities do digital and hybrid innovations offer?


How can productive and inclusive partnerships be built across sectors?


What is the evidence of the value and transformative impact of this work?

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Findings from the research project COVID-19 CARE: Culture and the Arts: Protecting Mental Health in Liverpool


Research to inform policy and practice

Access in-depth research on the value and impact of arts in health partnerships, including original peer-reviewed publications from the LivCare team, articles and project evaluations from our partners and sector-leading reports.

With thanks to

Our Partners