START Arts & Wellbeing Charity

START Arts & Wellbeing Charity

Charity information

START Arts & Wellbeing Charity

START creative arts and wellbeing charity promotes emotional wellbeing and recovery by providing creative arts-based activities and training opportunities for people who are, or may be at risk of experiencing mental health difficulties or social exclusion.

Founded 1993

  • Mission statement

    START's mission is to promote emotional well-being and recovery by providing creative arts-based activities and training opportunities for people who are, or maybe at risk of experiencing mental health difficulties or social exclusion.

    Our vision is to create a centre of excellence that enables individuals to develop their aspirations, confidence, self esteem and skills, using the arts and other creative mediums renowned for their therapeutic benefits.
    START helps to remove the stigma around mental ill health by fostering a common interest amongst individuals from all walks of life.

  • Aims

    START Arts & Wellbeing Charity aims to:

    • START aims to bring together people from all walks of life in a creative and stimulating environment
    • START aims to reduce the stigma surrounding mental health
    • START aims to improve the mental health and wellbeing of our community
    • START aims to reduce isolation and social exclusion
  • Overview

    Established: January 1993

    Registered Charity Number: 1078837

    Board members: 13

    Full time staff: 8

    Part time staff: 11

    Volunteers: 60

    Phone number: 0161 351 6000

    Address: Brunswick House62 Broad StreetSalford M6 5BZ

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
  • In loving memory of John Ball

    At the request of his family, this page has been set up to enable you to donate to Start i... More