Gallery: Art boosts self-belief and trust | Penrith City Star

Wed Oct 15, 2014

To celebrate Mental Health Week, Hopeful Voice participants showed their paintings, drawings, sculptures, photographs and jewellery designs at an exhibition at Penrith's Regional Gallery & The Lewers Bequest on the weekend.

The program at RichmondPRA's office in Henry Street, Penrith, started in 2009 to enable people with a mental illness and their loved ones and carers to use creativity as an outlet.

The goal is to break down stigmas mental illness stigmas about mental illness and to provide insight into lives.

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