Artists for Trauma (AFT) is a 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to enriching the lives of both civilian and military trauma survivors by pairing recovering patients with established artists from various disciplines.

Trauma Within Our Community

Artists for Trauma is respectfully sensitive to the life altering trauma endured by all in this terrible recent train crash in Oxnard, California. Our respects are forwarded to all victims, first responders, hospital trauma and triage teams, witnesses, good samaritans, families of the victims, Metrolink train operators and staff involved in this frightening recent Ventura … Read More

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Press Release: Artists for Trauma, Topanga Terrace Rehabilitation & Subacute and The Villas Offer Recovery Through Art

Artists for Trauma is partnering with Topanga Terrace Rehabilitation and Subacute, and the Villas to provide a series of artistic and creative workshops to enrich the lives of patients experiencing a traumatic injury or illness. CANOGA PARK, CA — February 12, 2015 — Artists for Trauma, a non-profit organization that aims to expedite recovery by providing a … Read More

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Artists for Trauma (AFT) Thanks FTL MODA

Artists for Trauma (AFT) thanks FTL MODA for replicating and supporting the message we have been saying and promoting for 7 years. Trauma survivors are fun, cool, hip, sexy and fashionable too! It truly takes a Village to support, promote and advocate for change and AFT applauds the gorgeous disabled – reAbled fashion show models. … Read More

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AFT and Topanga Terrace Partnership

Artists for Trauma, Topanga Terrace Rehabilitation and Subacute, and the Villas at Topanga Terrace, are partnering by offering workshops to residents of the Villas and Topanga Terrace Rehabilitation and Subacute to expedite recovery through artistic expression and human connection. The workshops will provide a creative portal to help patients process complex emotions, regain confidence, and build … Read More

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January Events

With the start of the 2015 new year AFT was honored to sponsor Walk and Roll Foundation’s Wheelchair Hip Hop Dance Camp, as well as attend and support their live performance at the Ability Expo at the Pacific Aquarium, in Long Beach, CA. And if that wasn’t enough  AFT was invited to watch Walk and … Read More

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