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Art Thou Well? Towards creative devolution of mental health in Greater Manchester

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This report, written in the context of the Devolution deal of 2014, explores the myriad roles the arts could, and do, play in the service of mental health in Greater Manchester (GM). This report comprises a comparative study of practices in Finland and the USA, using a ... Read more

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2018

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The Lung Cycle – a day of creative investigation into singing for breathing

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Opera Singer James Platt, creative writer Rob Young and visual artist Paul Gent were brought together by Phoene Cave (singing for lung health trainer) and Adam Lewis (COPD research physio) to explore what it means to live with breathlessness with patients from Royal Bro... Read more

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2018

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Live Music in Care: The impact of music interventions for people living and working in care home settings

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An evaluation of live music in care home settings which addresses the central question: “Can 11 weekly music sessions, provided for staff and residents in care homes, support the care home environment to be a place where residents and staff are happy to live and work?... Read more

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2018

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A connected society: A Strategy for loneliness – laying the foundations for change

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This strategy is the government’s first major contribution to a national conversation on loneliness and the importance of social connections. It sets out government’s long-term ambitions to work with others to build a more cohesive and connected society. Alongside t... Read more

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2018

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Consultation response: The Culture Strategy for Scotland

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Voluntary Health Scotland’s consultation response to the draft Cultural Strategy for Scotland 2018, focusing on the relationship between culture and health.

Published

2018

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Community of Voices Study Choir Program Manual

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The Community of Voices study and choir program was to examine the effect of participation in a community choir for maintaining the health and well-being of older adults from diverse backgrounds – this manual describes how both the program and study were designed ... Read more

Published

2018

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Active Ingredients: the Aesop planning and evaluation model for Arts with a Social Purpose

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The Active Ingredients project has been developed jointly by Aesop and BOP Consulting. It aims to deepen our understanding of the ways in which arts interventions in health and social contexts actually work – and to improve the ways these are designed and their im... Read more

Published

2018

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Dementia Friendly Hospitals from a Universal Design Approach: Design Guidelines

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These guidelines provide detailed guidance in relation to dementia related design issues and the Universal Design of acute hospitals in Ireland. It aims to inform national policy and be used in practice by all practitioners – those who commission, design, build, pr... Read more

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2018

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Arts and culture in health and wellbeing and in the criminal justice system: A summary of evidence

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This report from Arts Council England provides a summary of the evidence around the place of arts and culture in health and wellbeing and in the criminal justice system, highlighting key themes to inform their future strategic priorities for 2020-30.

Published

2018

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Strength in Networks

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A comparative analysis of six creative interventions designed for people diagnosed with dementia across England and Wales – part of Dementia Connect funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).

Published

2018

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