Culture Health & Wellbeing: conference report

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Arts and Health South West

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The Culture, Health and Wellbeing International Conference 2017 took place in Bristol in June 2017, bringing together 453 speakers and delegates from 23 countries.

The conference themes were wide ranging and included: reducing inequalities; promoting resilience, prevention and early intervention; improving mental health and wellbeing; and creative ageing. Abstracts were also encouraged related to specific health conditions; museums and health; training and networks.

The Culture, Health and Wellbeing International Conference 2017 was delivered by Arts & Health South West (AHSW) on behalf of the National Alliance for Arts, Health and Wellbeing. Our partners in the conference were the Royal Society for Public Health, Canterbury Christchurch University, the University of Exeter and the University of Winchester. Funding and sponsorship were provided by Arts Council England, the Baring Foundation, the Fine Family Foundation, the University of Exeter, the University of Winchester, and Superact CIC.

Main Focus: Wellbeing / Quality of life

Research Purpose: Discussion / Debate

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