Vision Homes Association (Loudwater Studio)

Vision Homes Association (Loudwater Studio)

Charity information

Vision Homes Association (Loudwater Studio)

Loudwater Studio is an arts, crafts and sound recording studio situated in the beautiful town of Ludlow, Shropshire. The Studio recognises the importance of creative pursuits to assist everyone in their general health and well-being and offers the opportunity for people of all abilities to get creative in any way. Studio staff regularly work with the visually impaired, those with complex disabilities and adults with learning difficulties, supporting them to actively take part in creative fun.

Founded 1996

  • Mission statement

    Loudwater Ethos

    To provide a safe and secure creative space for people of all abilities; where people can always feel relaxed; and where well-being is at the forefront of everyone’s mind. There is no right or wrong when it comes to creativity, enthusiasm is everything, come and have a go you could amaze yourself.

    Our Aims

    • To explore all avenues of opportunity to allow the Loudwater business to grow in a healthy and sustained way.
    • To engage with people of all abilities and from all walks of life.
    • To ensure that the wellbeing of everyone using the Studio is considered at all times.

    Vision for the Future
    • To bring people of all abilities together to help break down barriers, thus helping better understanding and empathy for all walks of life.
    • To develop a work-ability programme for those who don’t 'fit' within the normal stream of everyday life and give people an avenue to express their creativity; thus assisting them into new opportunities in life, whatever they may be.
    • To work closely with local artists and creatives to ensure we can provide activities that everyone can enjoy, thus promoting well-being across Shropshire as a whole. Including exploring opportunities for providing ‘swaps’ with other creatives to give a full experience for all people.
    • To work with other organisations to deliver art projects, to help raise the general profile of the area and inspiring the local community to work together in different ways.

  • Aims

    Vision Homes Association (Loudwater Studio) aims to:

    • To bring people of all abilities together to help break down barriers, thus helping better understanding and empathy for all walks of life.
    • To develop a strong team of volunteers, to help in all areas of the work we do, thus assisting people with work and life skills and helping to create an inclusive community where everyone's welcome.
    • To develop a workability programme for those who don’t 'fit' within the normal stream of everyday life. Supporting them with an avenue to express their creativity and an opportunity to contribute.
    • To be the first place that everyone in the local community thinks of when looking for creative activities & to work with local creatives and organisations to ensure we provide opportunities for all.
  • Overview

    Established: September 1996

    Registered Charity Number: 1017893

    Board members: 6

    Full time staff: 1

    Part time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 2

    Phone number: 01584 877272

    Address: Unit 16A Burway Trading Estate, Bromfield Road, Ludlow, Shropshire SY8 1EN

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