VCreate is passionate about the arts and cultural experiences and positive impact this can have on children, young people and communities where we work. We care about healthy bodies and healthy minds.
As both a form of exercise and a lifestyle choice, dancing and the arts has been proven to positively impact fitness, physical and mental health and overall wellbeing – for any age.
It is our mission to create reactive programmes targeting specific health needs, rooted in research and built with sustainability and legacy at it’s heart.
From supporting people with disabilities into and sustaining work , through to the role of work in helping to overcome mental illness, we are helping clients to create integrated health and employment pathways.
Vanessa has worked in the arts and health sector for over 20 years . Her partnership work has been recognised by the Department for Health and received the Best Partnership Award as well as national runner-up for Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) for the most innovative training course and participation programme for dance and sport, working with Nottingham Trent University and Nottinghamshire Sport.