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Children: Art therapy, Glasgow

Our Art Therapy programme is aimed specifically at children who are living with family members who have drug and alcohol addictions.

In Glasgow’s East End, as many as 35% of children fall into this category. Our work offers a creative lifeline to support and power children who have experienced difficulties in their home in environment.

We offer three types of art therapy:

Download a flyer that explains art therapy to children.
Flyer for parents/guardians explaining the process.
Flyer for professionals.
Flyer for dyadic (parent-child) art therapy.




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Make a referral

We currently deliver Art Therapy sessions in both in schools in the East End of Glasgow and at our premises in Dennistoun.

If you are interested in making a referral or finding out more, please contact Alison Peebles on 0141 575 3001 or email


Our Art Therapy work is funded by the Corra Foundation and the Scotch Whisky Action Fund.

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The team at Impact Arts work hard to secure over £1.5m of funding per year to provide life changing creative experiences for more than 5000 people.

You can help us achieve this target through making a single gift, or a regular donation. Thank you.

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