In My Area - Somerset

Here you can find the contact details for your area lead, and opportunities and events happening near you.

Area Lead

The arts and health area lead for Somerset is Mark Helyar.

Mark is Co-Director of Theatre at Take Art and is lead for the social prescribing project Word/Play.

Mark Helyar and Caroline Barnes, Arts Coordinator at Yeovil District Hospital, are in the working group for the regional strategy.

You can contact Mark at mark[at]takeart.org

Local Events

Events in your area

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Events 06/09/22 to 06/09/22

GBHI: Co-creating Arts for Brain Health – a global perspective

About this event To mark world Alzheimer’s Month, the Global ...

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Events 07/09/22 to 07/09/22

Facilitating social connection in Creative Health delivery

An AHSW Creative Health Learning Alliance online workshop exploring the ...

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Events 07/09/22 to 07/09/22

Save the Last Dance for Me (SLDM) Project Dissemination

Fusion Arts and Creative Dementia Arts Network (CDAN) present their ...

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Local Opportunities

Opportunities in your area

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AHSW Opportunities 14 February 2022

AHSW Survey: Learning and practice development experiences and needs

Your learning and practice development: We want to hear about ...

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AHSW Opportunities 27 September 2021

Become a Trustee of AHSW

Arts & Health South West (AHSW) is looking for three ...

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AHSW Opportunities 26 May 2021

AHSW Chair of the Board of Trustees

Arts & Health South West (AHSW) is looking for an ...

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