In September of 2016, TCI attended The First National Congress of Therapeutic Clowns: Art and Health
For THOSE in the NOSE... Here is the report.
To bring therapeutic clown specialists to vulnerable people internationally through gentle play and humour today - bringing hope for a healthier tomorrow.
Relieve stress and anxiety for hospitalized and at risk people (primarily children) and their families through therapeutic clowning.
Promote, develop and support therapeutic clowning with the intention of restoring, maintaining and improving mental, physical and emotional wellness.
Foster the practice of therapeutic clowning by providing ongoing training, mentoring and exchange opportunities that will ensure the sustainability of therapeutic clown practitioners.
Volunteer on our Board or Advisory Committee, help with events, advocate for us through social networking.
Office Space - Downtown area, can be shared to cover office expenses - space for 2-3 people.
Tribute Gifts - In memory, birthdays, etc.
Stocks and Bonds - Consult your Financial Advisor or Lawyer about Planned Giving.
Air Miles - To send Therapeutic Clown Practitioners to our partner countries as mentors and trainers