An arts complex in Lybster says it is devising a host of “imaginative ways” to help to reduce social isolation and improve the mental health and wellbeing of Caithness residents going forward.
To support this, North Lands Creative (NLC) is excited to announce that building work has now commenced across its campus to create a new Creative Community Hub. The programme of works will lead to a “much improved modern facility for the benefit of the local community” with welcoming spaces to enjoy creative arts and includes a community café, dedicated disabled toilet with baby change facilities and a gallery and maker-space.
Director, Karen Phillips commented: “Even if we don’t consider ourselves to be particularly artistic, most of us like to create in one way or another, whether this means drawing, gardening, or cooking food that brings us comfort.
“Because using the arts for…