Pioneer Projects
Bridging The Gap Celebration and Evaluation Event

Bridging The Gap Celebration and Evaluation Event

Bridging the Gap is a three year Lottery funded project to take creative engagement into local residential care homes. A number of Pioneer Projects artists using visual arts, clay, silk painting, fabrics, Timeslips storytelling and movement and dance have been involved with the project. The artists have exchanged knowledge with

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New Reading Well collection for mental health launched

New Reading Well collection for mental health launched

Libraries across North Yorkshire are showcasing a new collection of books designed to support people living with mental health issues.The new Reading Well scheme books have been chosen in collaboration with health partners, people living with long-term conditions and their carers.
North Yorkshire County Councillor Greg White, Executive Member for

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Dementia Action Week

Dementia Action Week

                                                             Dementia Action Week at Pioneer Projects &
                         

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Quilt for Raffle!

Quilt for Raffle!

Jen Durrant has made this beautiful quilt from donated material and would like to raffle it on 15th May. All proceeds will go towards the Pioneer Projects Creative sessions for those living with a Dementia. The raffle tickets are only £1 and you can purchase them from Jen herself or

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World Book Night Celebrating Mental Health and Well Being

World Book Night Celebrating Mental Health and Well Being

World Book Night Celebrating Mental Health and Well Being An inspiring evening beginning in Bentham Community Library where local author, Diane Allen was signing her books  and gave a book reading. Meanwhile our wonderful Library volunteers were serving tea and coffee along with their amazing home – made cakes.
    
All

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Fly a Kite

Fly a Kite

A credit to all involved we hope you enjoy this short film, Fly a Kite!
https://vimeo.com/264044789?loop=0Bridging the Gap Creative engagement with older people Imagination Inspiration Celebration The Fly a Kite event was a celebration of the creative work being developed in 4 care homes in Craven, North Yorkshire as part of

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Matchbox fundraising from Wishbone Gallery

Matchbox fundraising from Wishbone Gallery

Matchbox fundraising by Wishbone Gallery A massive Thank You!
£371 raised by The Wishbone Gallery by holding the Matchbox exhibition!
Thanks to all at the Wishbone Gallery, all the artists who contributed the exquisite matchboxes and all those who bought them!
  
  

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Pioneer Projects Training Days With Underley Garden School

Pioneer Projects Training Days With Underley Garden School

Pioneer Projects training days with Underley Garden School
are proving to be an inspiring, creative and therapeutic partnership full of fun, information and collaboration.
Pioneer Projects was approached by Underley Gardens in 2017 and asked to explore the possibility of developing and delivering training which focused on creative engagement

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