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Arts and Health in Wales: A Mapping study of current activity

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An Arts Council of Wales study, mapping the range of current Arts and Health activity in Wales to inform a proposed  Arts and Health Action Plan by Arts Council Wales and the Welsh NHS Confederation for 2018 – 2021. The report covers the policy context, types of ... Read more

Published

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

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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Homemade Circus Handbook

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This booklet by Upswing has been created to enable and inspire care homes and day care centres to try out some simple circus games and exercises, all drawn from Homemade Circus. The exercises are designed to be carried out by staff even if they have no previous circus t... Read more

Published

2018

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A Culture Strategy for Scotland – draft for consultation

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This public consultation document seeks views on a draft Culture Strategy for Scotland which has been developed following engagement with people across Scotland during 2017 – the draft Culture  sets out a vision underpinned by a series of ambitions, aims and sugg... Read more

Published

2018

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What would life be – without a song or dance, what are we?

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This report examines the existing landscape and future potential of using therapeutic music with people with dementia, has been guided and informed by the Commission on Dementia and Music, made up of experts in the field. It aims to inform the reader of the existing dem... Read more

Published

2018

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Creative and Cultural Activities and Wellbeing in Later Life

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A new report from Age UK outlines the importance for us all of participating in creative and cultural activities to maintain our wellbeing and feel good as we get older, building on Age UK’s Index of Wellbeing in Later Life, which found that taking part in ‘creativ... Read more

Published

2018

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Dance for Lifelong Wellbeing

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This project develops the research findings from the 2013 pilot of the Dance for Lifelong Wellbeing project undertaken by the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) contributing to and enhancing the research base in relation to dance for older adults.

Published

2017

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Guide to Community-Engaged Research in the Arts and Health

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A guide advising arts practitioners and biomedical or behavioral health researchers how to partner effectively in documenting and studying the contributions of community-based arts programs to positive health outcomes.

Published

2017

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Beyond Words Project Report

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This report presents a detailed account of existing literature on the post-verbal and arts and wellbeing, with a particular focus on music. It explores the data using a post- human approach and post-human conceptual tools. The research builds on previous joint projects ... Read more

Published

2017

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