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WEBINAR: Creativity at the Heart of Wellbeing: How can the arts help reduce loneliness? (1)

01/10/19
12.00pm - 1.00pm
Online
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Public Health England South West and Arts & Health South West present two webinars:

Creativity at the heart of human flourishing: How can the arts help reduce loneliness?

1st and 8th October 12-1pm

Webinar 1

Tuesday 1st October 12-1pm

Alex Coulter (Director, Arts & Health South West) and Martin R White (Health and Wellbeing Manager, Public Health England South West) will outline the policy context and evidential basis of loneliness and social isolation: its prevalence and relationship with mental health and wellbeing; as well as look at the evidence for arts based interventions and the potential for community assets in mitigating the impact of loneliness.

 

Webinar 2

Tuesday 8th October 12-1pm

Alex and Martin will describe the gaps in the evidence base; briefly examine the barriers and opportunities for effective practice and collaboration and review examples of good practice and the role of social prescribing.

 

How to Access the Webinars

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