4th December 2018

Hearts & Minds awarded funding from Creative Scotland for professional development programme

We are delighted to be among the projects selected by Creative Scotland in their latest round of Open Project Funding.  This funding will go toward Hearts […]
19th November 2018

Huge thanks to ITM for choosing to support Hearts & Minds & raise money to deliver smiles

We’d like to say a huge thank you to everyone who attended the Institute of Travel Management (ITM) Conference and Ball at The Principal Charlotte Square, […]
5th November 2018

Suzie Ferguson – a look inside Comfort Clowns

A look inside Comfort Clowns – How the Clowndoctors’ unique skillset has been adapted to support young people whose loved ones are receiving treatment for Cancer. […]
30th October 2018

Suzie Ferguson attends EFHCO Conference

The European Federation of Healthcare Clown Organizations (EFHCO) was founded to protect and support professional clown work in a healthcare environment on a European level; in […]
22nd October 2018

Rachel Colles – I am lucky to be a Clowndoctor at the Royal Blind School

As Royal Blind celebrate their 225 year anniversary we wanted to celebrate the work of the Royal Blind School in Edinburgh where our Clowndoctors have visited […]
8th October 2018
Royal Blind School and Clowdoctors

The Clowndoctors celebrate National Braille Week

This week is National Braille Week (8 – 13 October) and we are celebrating our Clowndoctor in the Classroom programme of work with the Royal Blind […]
2nd October 2018

Michelle Armstrong shares our creative approaches to support carers of people with dementia.

Our CEO, Michelle Armstrong was invited by BUPA UK Foundation  to write a guest blog for their newsroom about the workshops that Hearts & Minds were developing […]
2nd October 2018

Dancing lessons for Dr Cous Cous & Dr Doodle at Robin House

Last week Dr Cous Cous & Dr Doodle visited Children’s Hospices Across Scotland Robin House in Kinross on one of our regular visits. It would appear […]
4th September 2018

Dr Spritely’s Sprinters get kilted up to raise money for the Clowndoctors

In less than two weeks a record number of people will take to the roads in Edinburgh for a Mighty Stride, a Big Stroll or a […]