Mission: We provide innovative arts experiences in healthcare settings to promote healing for patients, respite for family members and stress relief for medical personnel.
Results: Currently offer programming at two major hospitals; an orthopedic clinic and an adult daycare
Target demographics: Anyone in a hospital or healthcare facility where we offer services whether a patient, a caregiver or a visitor
Direct beneficiaries per year: thousands
Geographic areas served: Central Louisiana
Programs: Rotating art galleries; art carts with creative art projects; LobbyArts (live performances); Annual Doctors' Day Follies and Art Exhibit; Medical Humor Gala; Breast Cancer Awareness event; Alzheimer's Awareness Event; Arts Ala Carte (bringing performance into hospital rooms via live performance videos); Legacy Project (arts for seniors); Arts in the Cancer Center
This organization provides a vital service to the community. Treating the patient medically is the top priority. This organization lets patients relax and enjoy, even if just for a short time,from the reason they are in a medical facility.The patient is approached from an artistic standpoint providing entertainment and activities to heal the soul.
Central Louisiana Arts and Healthcare provides
programs geared toward all age groups. This provides an adjunct to the healing process. The display of art in our facility affords the visitor and employee an opportunity to become acquainted with the works of local artists. Our employees look forward each year to participating in the follies talent and art show. This organization is an asset to our community.