23rd January 2017

Professor Anne Basting delivers The Penelope Project lecture at QMU

The Penelope Project – How the arts can benefit older people who are at risk of isolation Anne Basting is a theatre artist and educator, known […]
6th January 2017

Curious Shoes – new dementia friendly performance premieres in March

Curious Shoes tells the story of four intriguing characters on a journey from Here to There. Live music, movement and very few words bring this funny, […]
12th December 2016

Virgin Trains East Coast raise money for Hearts & Minds

Virgin Trains East Coast are raising money for Hearts & Minds during December in their First Class Lounge at Waverley Station. They have a wonderful display […]
29th November 2016

BBC Children in Need highlight the work of the Clowndoctors

BBC Children in Need on 18 November was , as always, a fun-filled evening but with the very important message that some children face difficulties in […]
7th October 2016

Hearts & Minds shortlisted in The Herald Society Awards 2016

We were delighted here at Hearts & Minds HQ to receive the news that we had been shortlisted in The Herald Society Awards 2016. We have […]
12th September 2016

Dementia Performance Development Week starts today

10am at The Studio at the Festival Theatre sees a multi talented group of physical performers, dancers and musicians arrive for the start of the first […]
6th September 2016

Evolution of an Elderflower

Sheila MacDougall, aka Dippsy Elderflower, joined Hearts & Minds as a new practitioner in June. Since then she has been undergoing specialist training and has been […]
5th September 2016

Dr Hoot & Dr Cous Cous cheer on walkers at Glasgow Children’s Hospital

Dr Hoot & Dr Cous Cous were on hand at Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity event yesterday as walkers came past the hospital entrance on the 10K […]
22nd August 2016

Suzie Ferguson – Tales of a Clown: next stop Buenos Aires!

ALEGRIA INTENSIVA HERE I COME! On Monday I fly to Buenos Aires for Part 2 of my Winston Churchill Traveling Fellowship adventure. I will be visiting […]