Home > Evidence > Other Evidence

Other Evidence

1 2 3
Museums Report

Second Museums and Health Report

The National Alliance for Museums, Health and Wellbeing has published its second report which offers insight into different ways the heritage sector is responding creatively to a range of issues and provides a variety of recommendations.

Read more


Loneliness Measures Published

The Office for National Statistics is developing new tools to measure loneliness and has published initial analysis to measure the frequency of people’s feelings of loneliness. 

Read more

Volunteering image

Research supports theory that arts can heal society

People who engage with the arts are more likely to be charitable donors and volunteers, a new study has found. 

Read more

dancing image

Dancing can reverse the signs of aging in the brain

A new study, published in the Frontiers neuroscience journal, found learning to dance helped older people combat cognitive decline and improved their balance at a greater rate than simple physical exercise.

Read more

NEF Report Image

Report analyses role for culture in local services

A new report by the New Economics Foundation (NEF) sets out a new model of public services utilising arts and cultural organisations in preventing harm and reducing people’s need for acute services.

Read more

1 2 3









If you would like to support our work, you can donate here: Donate






Arts & Health South West is a FREE MEMBERSHIP ORGANISATION for everyone with an interest in arts and health. Members can network with each other and receive regular e-bulletins with the latest news, events and opportunities as well as be included in an on-line Directory. Help us spread the word!

Join now