ArtHeart Community Art Centre

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ArtHeart Community Art Centre (ArtHeart) provides children, youth and adults with visual arts programs, art education and art materials, year-round and free-of-charge. Programs help to develop self-esteem, creativity, life-skills and learning. ArtHeart. ArtHeart uses art as a vehicle to address child poverty, homelessness, lack of employment and mental health issues. ArtHeart fosters the arts in a community that simply can't afford access to making art and being creative. By working with the personal assets and resources that our participants bring to ArtHeart, we have created an integrated, diverse and dynamic forum for community development and growth. Participants are empowered to make some improvements to their quality of life and engage more in the community.

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