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Evidence Summary for Policy: The role of arts in improving health & wellbeing

Summary

This evidence summary was commissioned by Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) in response to the World Health Organisation report published in November 2019 entitled “What is the evidence on the role of the arts in improving health and wellbeing?”

Published

2020

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Social Prescribing and Community Based Support Summary Guide

Summary

This NHS summary guide is aimed at people and organisations leading local implementation of social prescribing. With the framework of the comprehensive personalised care model, it provides a useful overview of: how good social prescribing works and its benefits; the com... Read more

Published

2019

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Title

Social prescribing link workers: Reference guide for primary care networks

Summary

This official NHS guide has been created for practice managers and clinical leads within PCNs, for social prescribing link workers, commissioners and local system partners, including voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) leaders, public health leaders, peopl... Read more

Published

2019

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Title

Fresh Arts on Referral Evaluation: Summary Document

Summary

Fresh Arts on Referral was a pilot to find out whether participation in arts activities in a safe, supportive group setting might provide hospital patients with chronic conditions with increased knowledge, skills and confidence, facilitate patient activation and enable ... Read more

Published

2019

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Title

Identifying the potential value of sustained participation in community activities arising from referral through social prescribing

Summary

A rapid mapping review by the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) to collate an evidence base to support commissioners in making the case for social prescribing and its importance in increasing participation in activities that are known to have benef... Read more

Published

2019

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Title

Ageing Well: Creative Ageing and the City

Summary

This report captures key learnings from the Creative Ageing and the City Symposium in 2019 –  a key event in “Age Against the Machine”, the London Borough of Lewisham’s Festival of Creative Ageing.

Published

2019

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Title

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

Summary

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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Title

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

Summary

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

Published

2018

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Title

Social Prescribing in Secondary Care: How to Guide

Summary

Commissioned by Healthy London Partnership, this Social Prescribing in Secondary Care How to Guide is aimed at NHS commissioners and Senior Managers, as well as those directly in charge of implementation and delivery of the service from both the NHS and voluntary provid... Read more

Published

2018

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Title

Steps towards implementing self-care: A resource for local commissioners

Summary

This is a practical and easily accessible guide to implementing self-care, with a focus on social prescribing. Published by Healthy London Partnership, it aims to support clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) to work closely with appropriate local partners to increase... Read more

Published

2017

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