Tagged with arts and health

Opportunity: Auditions for DANCE SIX-0, Salisbury

@DANCESIX0 are looking for new members to join their performance company. If you are aged over 60 years and love dancing and performing, this could be the opportunity for you. Save the date – 10-11.30am Thursday 17 January 2019 at @SalisburyArtsCentre. Find out more: http://dancesix0.com Advertisements

Resource: The power of the arts and social activities to improve the nation’s health, a speech from Health and Social Care Secretary Matt Hancock

Earlier this month, Health and Social Care Secretary Matt Hancock delivered a speech on the power of the arts and social activities to improve the nation’s health. His speech also included proposals for a National Academy for Social Prescribing to champion non-drug health treatments such as participation in the arts. More details at https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/the-power-of-the-arts-and-social-activities-to-improve-the-nations-health

Job: Corporate Fundraiser and Partnerships Manager, Nailsworth, Gloucestershire

National charity, Read for Good, is looking for an experienced Corporate Fundraiser to set up a corporate fundraising programme.   £30K – £32K pro rata depending on experience Full-time or part-time for the right candidate. Initially a one-year fixed term contract Based in Nailsworth, Gloucestershire More details on Read for Good website at https://readforgood.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Corporate-Fundraiser-and-Partnerships-Manager-job-description.pdf Closing date: … Continue reading

Resource: Live Music in Care

From June 2017 to August 2018, Live Music Now and the University of Winchester worked in partnership with MHA (Methodist Homes) and The Orders of St John Care Trust to investigate the impact of music on residents, staff and the general care home environment. This led to the Live Music in Care report which provides evidence … Continue reading

Conference: Engaging Empathy through Creativity

Conference: Engaging Empathy through Creativity

Engaging Empathy through Creativity A Conference on Empathy Friday 30th November 2018, The Pound Arts Centre, Corsham We warmly invite you to join us on Friday 30th November 2018 at the Pound Arts Centre for a one-day conference which will explore the ways in which ‘creativity’, in all its forms, might foster empathy and connectedness … Continue reading