Skip to Content Skip to Navigation

Improving the quality and experience of healthcare through the arts

Together we’re stronger. Donate today

Woman wearing an apron sits at a table with paper and coloured pens drawing Donate
Fiona and Steph at Exhibition (1)
Exhibition Program

Expressions of Interest for our 2023 Exhibition Program are now open!

Artists interested in exhibiting as part of the 2023 CCH Exhibition Program are now encouraged to submit their exhibition proposal.
Find out more
Palliative
Art Therapy

Helping families make lasting memories.

Nurse and artist Natalia Jastrzebski has been privileged to help families make lasting memories with her project ‘Hands that Heal.’ She’s now reaching even more patients through CCH’s Artist in Residence program at Modbury Hospital.
Find out more

The Centre for Creative Health (CCH) is a leader in the provision of best-practice art therapy, music therapy, diversional therapy, exhibition programs and other initiatives to improve health and wellbeing.

Learn more
Art Therapist Estelle Chapple

How We Help

We’re proud to offer creative programs, therapy services and an ever changing range of exhibitions within and outside our hospital spaces to benefit patients and their families.

icon brush

Our Programs

Our programs include a performance program, public art program, our expanding exhibition program and our school-based LEAF program.

Learn more
icon note

Therapy Services

Art and music therapy as well as diversional therapy and our group art sessions are provided across South Australian hospitals for people in need.

Learn more
icon palette

Exhibitions

We create healing environments in dedicated galleries at many of the major South Australian hospitals, exhibiting the work of incredible local artists.

Learn more
pullout

Brightening the Cardiology Unit at Lyell McEwin Hospital

The walls of the cardiology unit at the Lyell McEwin Hospital (LMH) are a bit brighter thanks to a painting purchased by Associate Professor Margaret Arstall!

Cardiology waiting room at LMH

Get Involved

As a charity of The Hospital Research Foundation Group, we receive no government funding and rely on the generosity of the South Australian community who support us – find out how you can join us.

Healing KI mental health

What’s On

Centre for Creative Health delivers a range of exhibitions and special projects to further highlight the healing role of art in a healthcare setting.

Fiona and Steph at Exhibition (1)

Latest News

Palliative

Healing Hands for Palliative Care Patients and Their Families

Touch is conveyed in many ways by the language of our hands. Whether it’s holding a loved one’s hand through happiness or hardship, our hands are instruments of connection.

Read Article
Cardiology waiting room at LMH

Brightening the Cardiology Unit at Lyell McEwin Hospital

Read Article
Napier Waller 2022 winner   cropped

A Servicewoman’s Journey Through Motherhood Wins Art Prize

Read Article
Amy_Joy_Watson_Parachilna 2021

2021 Art Prize People's Choice Prize Winner

Artist Amy Joy Watson won the People’s Choice Prize for her work ‘Parachilna’.

Read Article
Donate