The Center for Arts in Medicine is a 501c3 non-profit corporation listed with the state of N.C.  The Center creates innovative programs that utilize the arts as a vehicle for change in individuals, groups and communities where art experiences are the catalyst for healing and transformation.  The Center works with a diversity of people who are suffering from life challenging illnesses, including cancer patients, children and their family members, and Veteran populations, including returning Veterans, family members of Veterans, and Veterans who are homeless. The Center connects, trains, and pays professional artists to participate in programs that are a part of the Center’s partnerships with diverse organizations and institutions. The Center’s main office is located in Cornelius, N.C., with programs in Asheville and Burnsville, N.C.