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Doctors heal your body and your mind...
We heal your soul!


Welcome to Central Louisiana Arts & Healthcare

The mission of Central Louisiana Arts & Healthcare is to provide innovative arts programming in healthcare settings..... to promote healing for patients, respite for family members and stress relief for medical personnel.

Our major goals are to increase overall patient and staff satisfaction through arts-based stress relief, provide patients with arts experiences that assist with the healing process, and create a warmer, uplifting and welcoming hospital environment.

Be sure to check out our "What's New" page to see all the exciting things we are currently doing in the community.


We currently offer ongoing programs at Rapides Regional Medical Center (RRMC) and CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini Hospital.
Please click on items on the side bar to view schedules and find out more about our various programs.


Your 100% tax deductible donation can make a difference:

Your $50 donation will allow an artist to create art with a sick child or a cancer patient or provide music at the bedside of a hospice patient
Your $60 donation will provide movement and art activities for stroke, rehab or Alzheimer's patients
Your $100 donation will provide a live music performance in a hospital lobby or waiting room
Your $250 donation will provide a new art exhibit in our hospital galleries

We hope you will consider making a donation in honor of a friend or colleague or in memory of a loved one.  If you are donating in memory or in honor of someone, be sure to click on the link (left side of Paypal payment screen) that reads "special instructions to organization."  This is where you can let us know details about your donation.  Make sure you give us info on who to acknowledge and where to send acknowledgement.  All donors are acknowledged on our website on the "How You Can Help" page.  We have now added an easy way for those with Donor Advised Funds (DAF) to donate to our non-profit.  Thank you for your support!

Arts & Healthcare, Inc. is a GuideStar Exchange Gold Participant, demonstrating its commitment to transparency.

Check out our Guidestar Profile by clicking on the image

Hurricane Katrina Book

For information about our book, "Beyond Katrina", featuring poems, quotes and images from those affected by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, or our Beyond Katrina Art Exhibit, please click on the Beyond Katrina link.

Central Louisiana Arts & Healthcare, Inc.
is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization

Thank you for helping us help others



Programs of Central Louisiana Arts & Healthcare, Inc. are supported by a grant from the Louisiana Division of the Arts, Office of Cultural Development, Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism in cooperation with the Louisiana State Arts Council as administered by the Arts Council of Central Louisiana.

We heal your soul