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read more about Hidden Treasures of the Greenway: A Staff Art Wall Exhib

Hidden Treasures of the Greenway: A Staff Art Wall Exhib

Hidden Treasures of the Greenway: an idyllic collection of paintings exhibiting on the Staff Art Wall at UHW.

read more about Open Call: Artist in Residence 2022

Open Call: Artist in Residence 2022

Artists of all arts disciplines welcome to apply to be Artist in Residence at UHW.

read more about Menu of Poems

Menu of Poems

for patients and staff of Irish hospitals on Poetry Day Ireland

read more about We are hiring

We are hiring

WHAT seeks Assistant Administrator, Assistant Curator & Art Installer

read more about Mary Baxter

Mary Baxter

President & founding member passes away 

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Waterford Healing Arts Trust (WHAT) is Ireland’s leading arts and health organisation. Established in 1993, we bring arts experiences to the bedsides of patients at University Hospital Waterford and other healthcare settings. We believe that the arts contribute to the wellbeing and vitality of society and that engaging with the arts stimulates our sense of identity and creativity.

WHAT supports the development of arts and health in Ireland and manages the national resource website www.artsandhealth.ie 

WHAT is core funded by the Arts Council

WHAT Video

Take 5 mins to view a snapshot of Waterford Healing Arts Trust and the breadth of our work.
(Filmed in 2015)