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Activate, Dorset's  Dance and Theatre Agency, Dance Generations project residency

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Activate, Dorset's Dance and Theatre Agency, Dance Generations project residency


Use the arts to boost the nation's health - Peter Bazalgette

With the NHS under ever greater strain, the Arts Council and health authorities are collaborating on schemes around the country

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Libraries for health and wellbeing

A new report for the Department for Culture has called on Government to make the most of libraries by enabling communities to run them as wellbeing hubs.

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Opening access to health research

A consortium of charities has created a new fund to make research more accessible.

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Call for material WHAT Library

WHAT (Waterford Healing Arts Trust) is looking for new and relevant material for the WHAT Arts and Health Library, a national resource for learning and research in the field of arts and health.


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'About Me' Photo book project

Deborah Weinreb
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I have been a practicing artist and photographer for over 25 years. Along with my own practice I have an ever growing diversity in teaching experience. I have now run ...

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