From a base in Blyth Headway Arts provides high quality, creative, arts participation opportunities for communities in Northumberland and beyond, with particular expertise in engaging and including disadvantaged people, specifically but not exclusively those who are learning disabled.


Headway Arts


Headway Arts is a Registered Charity Number 1049698. Company Limited by Guarantee Number 3006904 (Registered in England and Wales.)




We gratefully acknowledge the generous support of all our funders which currently includes:

  • Arts Council
  • Big Lottery Fund
  • Blyth Town Council
  • Erasmus+
  • ESF FLag
  • Esmee Fairbairn
  • Northumberland County Council
  • People’s Health Trust
  • Sir James Knott Trust