Skip to menu Skip to content

Older people

Our flagship programme for older people is the Craft Cafe. It offers safe, social and creative environment where older people can learn new skills, renew social networks, and reconnect with their communities. The activities, self-directed by participants, harness the joy of creativity, artistic expression and learning.

Craft Café has two distinct models of delivery, one within a community setting, the second within a care home. The methodology of self directed learning and choice flow through both models, as does the aim to connect with the wider community. Our community set Craft Cafes is held in Govan while our care home set Craft Cafes are held in Viewpoint homes in Edinburgh.

We also have Creative Cafe at Inch Park in Edinburgh.

Donate now

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.

Make a donation online

Twitter

  • Cashback nights Glasgow start back today at @GKCollege East End Campus. Every Tues from 4.30-6.30pm until 31st Marc… twitter.com/i/web/status…11 hours ago
  • Our phone line is now back up and running 📞🙂 13 hours ago
  • More great outcomes from MIYO. George has achieved so much with his biggest project being a grey chest of drawers.… twitter.com/i/web/status…15 hours ago

Facebook

Newsletter

Our newsletter will keep you up to date on news from our creative projects and programmes across Scotland.

Loading