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]

Local Events

Events in your area

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Events 25/05/22 to 25/05/22

The Pandemic and Beyond: The Future of Creative Health

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Events 30/05/22 to 30/05/22

#CreativeNetwork – Wellbeing

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Events 08/06/22 to 09/06/22

Creative Health: Support Wellbeing and Manage Stress

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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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Sector Opportunities 11 May 2022

Arts Well: Grow – New June dates

Arts Well have announced new June dates for their popular ...

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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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