Toolkits and Guidance

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Toolkits and Guidance

Cultural Commissioning Toolkits

Information for arts and cultural organisations wanting to engage in public service commissioning. Also for public service commissioners wishing to use arts and cultural ...

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Toolkits and Guidance

Toolkits for Care Homes and Musicians

Two toolkits created by A Choir In Every Care Home.

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Toolkits and Guidance

Arts in Healthcare for Rural Communities Toolkit

A toolkit by  the University of Florida Centre for Arts in Medicine.

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Music in Emergency and Trauma Care Toolkit

A toolkit by  the University of Florida Centre for Arts in Medicine.

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Performing Arts Toolkit

A toolkit by  the University of Florida Centre for Arts in Medicine.

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Framework for Using the Arts for Health Messaging

A toolkit by the University of Florida Centre for Arts in Medicine.

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Active Ingredients Planning and Evaluation Model

A new approach to aid practitioners and commissioners, working across the arts and social sectors, to understand more about how arts interventions actually work.

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Be Reflective: Questions and Resources for Quality Arts & Health Work

Be Reflective is a West Midlands Art Health & Wellbeing resource that creates a framework to reflect on quality through all stages of arts ...

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The National Endowment for the Arts guide to community-engaged research in the arts and health

This guide from the US outlines ways to reconcile the field-specific vocabularies used in arts and in health research; identifies study goals and methods ...

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King’s Fund guide to the NHS 2017

An alternative guide to the NHS in the form of an animation

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