Exploring all his creative potential

Brighten your life and improve your health

through creative arts activities

Performance arts

Big Blue Drum is part of the rapidly developing arts and health sector in the UK. As a community interest company we run on a business model and re-invest our profit back into our social purpose.

  • To provide participatory arts for health and wellbeing activities for members of the public and their carers/ families
  • To support arts practitioners to extend and develop their skills in order to use their arts practice in a health and wellbeing context
  • To support the national movement to embed arts for health as a mainstream option for the treatment of physical and mental health & wellbeing
  • To support people to benefit from accessible arts for health activities within the local community

What we do at Big Blue Drum

We work with a range of partners including artists and health professionals, and organisations from both health and arts sectors

We offer a range of training and support to bridge the two worlds of arts and health

We offer a range of creative arts activities and arts on prescription, usually in groups but we also work on an individual basis too

Consultants who have interest in supporting organisations to embed arts and health into strategy, policy or operational practice

Who we work with

Arts sector

Individual arts practitioners and arts organisations that have an interest and experience in sharing their arts practice

Health and Social Care

Health professionals that are interested in how arts based interventions may benefit patients or groups


Consultants and project managers who have an interest in joining us to support organisations to embed arts and health


Anyone who wants to improve their health or learn new ways to take control of and manage specific health conditions

We’re delighted to have already worked with

Create Gloucestershire
NHS Gloucestershire CCG

Get in touch

Find out more about working with Big Blue Drum, collaborating with us, and improving your health with us