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Effervescent: Social Alchemy, How Long Would You Wait? Project to encourage early referral for Psychosis.

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Effervescent: Social Alchemy, How Long Would You Wait? Project to encourage early referral for Psychosis.

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Craftivists #wellMAKING Garden demonstrates public's desire for meaningful activity

The #wellMAKING project aims to encourage people to think about the nature of wellbeing using craft as a reflective tool.

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Exploring the Longitudinal Relationship between Arts Engagement and Health

Exploring the Longitudinal Relationship between Arts Engagement and Health

A report, published by Arts for Health at Manchester Metropolitan University revealing that engagement with arts and culture generally has a positive long-term effect on health and wellbeing.

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Evidence

The Power of Music

A new study draws together different strands of research into the impacts of music making on the development of children and young people.

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Be part of Voluntary Arts Week & apply for a small cash boost

From 15 to 24 May, Voluntary Arts Week will celebrate creative activity across the UK and Republic of Ireland – and all cultural groups are invited to join 

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