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CODA Music for Health and Wellbeing, Start the Week with a Song

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CODA Music for Health and Wellbeing, Start the Week with a Song


Understanding the value and impacts of cultural experiences

ACE has published 'Understanding the value and impacts of cultural experiences', an international literature review conducted by WolfBrown.

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New logo and website for 'Art for Life'

Art for Life, the art project at Taunton's Musgrove Park Hospital launches new logo and website.

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The art of being healthy:

a qualitative study to develop a thematic framework for understanding the relationship between health and the arts

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SoundStorm Training Course Bursaries for Music Educators - deadline 31/01/15

As part of its Youth Music Musical Inclusion Programme, SoundStorm Music Education Agency has 15 bursaries of £100 available to musicians/music educators residing and working in Dorset, Bournemouth and Poole.

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Joanna Traynor's Counselling Zone

Writing is good for the soul and it's fun too. As a published novelist, filmmaker and trained psychotherapist - I bring a wealth of skills to the Arts for Health ...

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