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Sandwell Third Age Arts, STAA.

This record is classed under Arts, Mental health, Support services.

Service Provider NameSandwell Third Age Arts, STAA.
ServiceShort creative courses of arts activities for carers, elders with mental health needs and people with dementia at any age. Arts activities for groups of older people.
Address1Sandwell Third Age Arts
Address29th Floor West Plaza
Address3144 High Street
TownWest Bromwich
CountyWest Midlands
Post CodeB70 6JJ
Where do they provide service from?Arts activities for individuals take place in the individual's own home. Activities for groups where they meet in residential, community or hospital settings.
Expiry of servicesServices are set up or expire according to demand.
Telephone0121 500 1259
Fax0121 525 7841
Contact positionCo-ordinator
Area coveredBorough of Sandwell
Who is the service for?Short creative courses for carers (age 18+) living in Sandwell. Short creative courses for older people (65+) with mental health needs, people with dementia at any age and carers in need of support to maintain and improve well being.
Referral routeSelf referral, referral from a friend or relative or from a professional working in health and social care. Contact STAA to refer.
Specific ethnic group?No
Summary of servicesCreative courses take place in a person's home with one of STAA's artists visiting to facilitate. Courses increase people's confidence, maintain well being, give people the chance to learn something new or reconnect with forgotten hobbies. Opportunities for pleasure and enjoyment.
When are the services run?Various week days as required.
Time details9am-5pm
RemitSTAA is a specialist charity, a professional arts organisation providing access to the arts as we believe creative interventions improve people’s health and well-being. STAA facilitates projects for carers, people with mental health needs and people with dementia to improve people’s quality of life and live well.
Chargeable service?Carers service is currently free of charge. Charges apply for other services for individuals with mental health needs/dementia, and for groups.
Cost of serviceCarers service currently free of charge. Sessions for groups and individuals approx £60 per two hour session.
Means testedNo
Total capacity of serviceVaries
Transport ProvidedNo
CQC RegisteredNo
CQC website linkhttp://No
Sandwell Approved ListNot applicable
DisclaimerInclusion in this directory does not imply that Sandwell Council endorses the organisations and no responsibility is assumed for the information in their entries or their services. For terms and disclaimer see below. Directory last updated October 2019.

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