Arc Centre Stockport

Create, connect,
feel better.

Welcome to Arc

One of the UK’s leading arts and mental health charities, based at Hat Works in Stockport town centre we work across Greater Manchester to provide arts programmes and services to improve people’s mental wellbeing and public programmes.

Classes and Workshops

Classes & Workshops

We run creative classes open to everyone throughout the year. Spark your creativity with one of our art or pottery sessions, learn a new skill, connect with others or continue your professional development.

Wellbeing Programmes

We offer a variety of wellbeing programmes to support the specific needs of adults and young people experiencing mental health issues such as low mood, depression, anxiety, isolation and other challenges. 

Visit us

We’re based in the iconic Hat Works building in the centre of Stockport, easily accessible via public transport. Join us to create, connect and feel better!

"Arc is not just a programme – it's a community where people come together. It’s a place where you can feel free, where you feel supported and safe."

Improved mental health

89% of participants report improved mental health as a result of taking part in our adult Arts for Wellbeing programmes

91% of participants say they feel less isolated after taking part in our adult Arts for Wellbeing programmes