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Dorset County Hospital, Visiting Time project with artist Mark Storor, Baby photographs by Gabriella Sancisi.

Dorset County Hospital, Visiting Time project with artist Mark Storor, Baby photographs by Gabriella Sancisi.

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Become a Trustee of Arts & Health South West

Arts & Health South West are seeking new trustees to join the board from November 2016. Read on for more information about what is involved in the role, and how to apply. 

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Dorset Community Foundation

Dorset 'Arts & Minds' Fund

Dorset Community Foundation are seeking donations for the Arts and Minds Fund to enable them to provide funding for arts and mental health projects.

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Evidence

Arts, health & wellbeing: reflections on a national seminar series and building a UK research network

An article published in 'Arts & Health: An International Journal for Research, Policy and Practice' on 10th May 2016 on the development of a national UK research network in arts and health. 

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Joie de Vivre Short Dance Film Competition

Short Dance Film Competition by Pavilion Dance South West for films featuring mature dancers, to celebrate dance film, older people dancing and to share amazing work from across the globe. Deadline - 21 June 2016.

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Alice Flynn Creativity Facilitator and Yoga Teacher

Alice Flynn
Freelance Practitioner
Creativity Facilitator/Creative Play Yoga Teacher/Theatre, Movement & Creative Writing Practitioner

Alice is a creativity facilitator, yoga teacher and writer based in Bournemouth, Dorset. At the heart of her work are embodied movement, play and creativity for adults accessible practices ...

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