We are a Scottish-based charity specialising in therapeutic clowning to help vulnerable children and young people, and older people living with dementia. The work we do has a huge and positive impact. Find out exactly how we improve lives, one smile at a time with our Clowndoctors and Elderflowers.

No big shoes. No curly wigs. No painted faces. Just a small red nose and a heart full of kindness...

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16th July 2018

Sporting Bears hold annual classic car event in support of the Clowndoctors

It was great to see the Polar Bears – the Scottish contingent of the Sporting Bears and their line up of fantastic classic cars on Edinburgh’s […]
26th June 2018

Hearts & Minds welcome continued funding from Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity

Hearts & Minds is delighted that Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity are continuing to fully fund our Clowndoctor Programme for 2018/19 at Glasgow Children’s Hospital. In 2017/18 […]
25th June 2018

Hearts & Minds Clowndoctor Programme awarded grant by The Morrison’s Foundation

Hearts & Minds is delighted that The Morrison’s Foundation has awarded a grant of £12,420 to our Clowndoctor Programme ‘Special Branch’ that works with children with […]