Katherine Brown

Leicester Ageing Together

Leicester Ageing Together are working with 16 organisations to deliver Leicester Ageing Together, a programme funded by the Big Lottery Fund, aimed at reducing social isolation amongst older people. EMH Homes and Beauty & Utility Arts EMH Housing and Regeneration Limited, trading as EMH homes, is an amalgamation of East Midlands Housing Association, Foundation Housing Association, …

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Art on Prescription

Together with Little Bird, Beauty and Utility Arts recently collaborated on an Arts on Prescription evaluation project in North West Leicestershire. We are delighted to share our report conclusions with others in our sector, to further support the case for arts as a social prescribing tool for patients with low level mental health difficulties. Art …

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Crafting Relationships

Crafting Relationships, our intergenerational strand of work, has been running since 2012. Most of our current work is as a delivery partner, together with emh homes, on our local Big Lottery Funded, Ageing Better project Leicester Ageing Together. Scroll through the photos below to get an overview of all the different projects!   Spinney Hills …

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Leicestershire and Rutland Heritage Forum Award

Within my role as Project Director at Cotesbach Educational Trust (July 2014 – November 2016) On the evening of Thursday 21st July, Cotesbach Educational Trust had the privilege of attending the Leicestershire and Rutland Heritage Forum & Leicestershire County Council Heritage Awards at the University of Leicester’s Museum Studies Department. The whole evening was a celebration …

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Take some advice …

Arts Professional magazine approached me recently and asked if I would contribute to a series they run call ‘If I were 22’, offering my 22 year old self five pieces of advice. Here it is. Hope you like it.