Enhancing the health and wellbeing of children and young people through the arts: A feasibility assessment for NHS Lambeth


Author(s):*Listed Alphabetically
Bungay H, Clift S, Vella-Burrows T

Year of Publication:
2012

Publisher(s):
Canterbury Christ Church University

Publication Type:
Report

Abstract:

This project aimed to assess the feasibility of an arts-based intervention to improve health and wellbeing of children and young people in Lambeth aged 11-18.

Following a literature review (which found that creative activities can be effective in educating young people, boosting their confidence and social engagement), a stakeholder consultation was held to determine the interest in arts-based approaches to health,

A mapping exercise of current arts and health initiatives in Lambeth found a variety of creative arts activities are available for young people in Lambeth. The action plan noted objectives for phase two.



Context: Non-Health Settings

Access Type: Free Download

APA Citation:

Bungay, H., Clift, S., & Vella-Burrows, T. (2012). Enhancing the health and wellbeing of children and young people through the arts: A feasibility assessment for NHS Lambeth. Canterbury: Canterbury Christ Church University.