Tagged with Health and Wellbeing

Funding: Wesleyan Foundation

Wesleyan, the specialist financial mutual, aims to give up to £1 million a year to good causes throughout the UK. Every quarter Wesleyan invites its customers and supporters of the chosen causes to vote for the cause they would most like to support. The more votes a cause gets, the bigger the share of support … Continue reading

Job: Exeter Cultural Partnership Director (p/t, fixed term)

Are you an experienced manager with partnership and income generation skills in the Cultural sector? We need an expert to lead and direct Exeter Cultural Partnership’s work by developing, managing and evaluating strategic and sector-specific programmes, initiatives, partnerships and research that contribute to Exeter’s cultural development. This work is in partnership with Exeter City Council … Continue reading

Training: Introduction to Creative and Credible

This introductory workshop to Creative and Credible will explore key principles and methodologies for evaluating creative arts for health and wellbeing. It will explore the types of evidence that might be useful for arts practitioners and organisations seeking to develop a wellbeing focus as part of their work. It will examine each phase of the … Continue reading

Opportunity: Artists call out – Fresh Art@, Bath

Fresh Art@, is 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 Virgin Care, which creates new artwork to enliven NHS communities, created by people with experience of mental health, enabling them to explore, develop and … Continue reading

Job: Director, Exeter Cultural Partnership (p/t, fixed term)

We need an expert to lead and direct Exeter Cultural Partnership’s work by developing, managing and evaluating strategic and sector-specific programmes, initiatives, partnerships and research that contribute to Exeter’s cultural development. This work is in partnership with Exeter City Council and is co-funded by the stakeholders Exeter City Council, Exeter Business Improvement District, Exeter College and … Continue reading

Resource: Arts and Health guides and toolkits

The online Repository for Arts & Health Resources has some useful Guides, Booklets and Toolkits for use by a range of professionals involved in Arts and Health practice. These include: Singing for Health:Tips and Tactics Singing and People with COPD Singing and People with Dementia Singing and People with Parkinson’s Singing and Mental Health Dancing … Continue reading