Our community projects

SingAbout tea-break

SingAbout: our free singing-for-wellbeing groups take place weekly in Newport, Freshwater, Ryde and Ventnor. Find out more.


DanceMakers, our gentle exercise session for older people, takes place weekly in Newport.
Find out more.

NEW! Creative Café. Get creative over a cuppa every Monday in Newport! Find out more.


Our workshops

Our workshops

Our practitioners deliver a range of creative workshops to clients in residential homes and in the community…

iPad reminiscence

… Sessions include music, chair-based exercise, art and crafts, reminiscence and getting creative with iPads. Find out more.

Fundraising Focus

Caroline & Mark Pengelly

We're delighted that Caroline Pengelly has chosen to raise funds for Independent Arts – with her husband Mark and friends – by taking part in the 100km (62mile) round-the-island cycle ride (the Randonnée) on May 3rd.

Please help her reach her target via her JustGiving page.

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We are seeking freelance practitioners in arts & crafts, movement, and performing musicians to deliver sessions in residential homes on the Isle of Wight. See our Vacancies page for details.

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