International Social Prescribing Day returns on 18 March

15th March 2021

This week we celebrate Social Prescribing Day and all the projects set up by ACAVA and other organisations to maintain the health of our communities during the Covid-19 pandemic. Social Prescribing Day is happening on 18 March and is an event aiming to foster an attitudinal change, to shift the...

Grenfell memorial gained three new leaves in 2021

12th March 2021

Our programme team have moved forward with the Grenfell Memorial Community Mosaic project during the months of January, February and March, by adding three new mosaic leaves to the ever-growing mosaic at the base of the tower.  The three pieces were created by the local school communities of...

3000 sq. ft. Studio Available in Tower Hamlets

2nd March 2021

Date: March 2021 For the first time in two decades, a large and self-contained ground floor studio at Limehouse Studios in Tower Hamlets, London, has become available. With an area of 3000 sq. ft., studio G12 has high ceilings, good light, large windows, and excellent access via a double door...

Update on Our Programmes in North Kensington

2nd March 2021

Date: 3 March 2021 Following the Government’s roadmap out of the current lockdown, we have outlined some key dates below with plans for our reintroduction of in-person activity in North Kensington.   Now Maxilla Men’s Shed is currently open but with limited capacity. It is providing support to...

We Are Joining the #ArtIsEssential Campaign

15th February 2021

We need creativity now more than ever to support each other and therefore ACAVA is joining the #ArtIsEssential campaign. The arts and culture sector contributes £2.8 billion a year to the Treasury, via taxation, and the UK economy and creates 363,700 jobs but recent events have exposed the...