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Opportunity: Dorset Arts Project Co-Ordinator, Arts 4 Dementia

Arts 4 Dementia (A4D) seeks a project co-ordinator resident in Dorset to support, help deliver our Reawakening arts programme for people with early stage dementia. Reawakening involves setting up inspirational projects at arts venues, mapping arts opportunities for dementia around Dorset, training sessions and creating an arts festival for dementia. We are working with Canterbury Christ Church … Continue reading

Opportunity: Evaluator for the new Artist Coordinator Role and Arts Programme at Witney Community Hospital, West Oxfordshire

West Oxfordshire District Council requires the services of an experienced evaluator to evaluate the benefits and impact of the new role of Artist Coordinator at Witney Community Hospital in West Oxfordshire. Deadline: Noon on 5th January 2017. The purpose of the Artist Coordinator is to introduce regular creative interventions at the Community Hospital with the intention … Continue reading

Training: Introduction to Therapeutic and Reflective Writing

This is an 8-week course during January to March 2017 focusing on writing for personal and professional development, with an introduction to journal writing, life writing, poetry therapy, reflective writing, techniques and resources for personal exploration and for use with clients and groups. This is an online course. More details at https://www.profwritingacademy.com/courses/therapy-and-personal-development-writing/ Source: Arts and Health … Continue reading

Networking: Creative Conversation – Social Design

Networking: Creative Conversation – Social Design

Social Design: a presentation by and discussion with two of the South West’s most successful social entrepreneurs, looking at their journey from idea to final product plus contribution from Knowle West Media Centre on ‘The Bristol Approach’, a new framework for running inclusive, community-driven digital projects that involve sensor technologies. When: Wednesday 30th November 2016,  1.30 … Continue reading

Opportunity: Artists call out – Fresh Art@, Bath

Opportunity: Artists call out – Fresh Art@, Bath

Fresh Art @, a partnership project supported by Creativity Works,Avon & Wiltshire NHS Mental Health Partnership Trust (AWP), The Holburne Museum, No1 Royal Crescent, The American Museum in Britain and Sirona Care & Health, creates new artwork to enliven NHS communities, created by people with experience of mental health challenges enabling them to explore, develop and … Continue reading

Networking: ArtCare e-bulletin

Networking: ArtCare e-bulletin

ArtCare is the arts in health organisation based at Salisbury hospital and delivers a quality arts programme, contributing to the healing process and well-being of patients. Download their most recent e-bulletin here: ArtCare e-bulletin – October 2016