Developing your Creative Practice is a development fund from Arts Council England designed to support independent creative practitioners to ensure excellence is thriving in the arts and culture sector. This fund will create more pathways for individuals, from a range of creative practices and backgrounds. Round 5 is now open. Deadline: 12 noon on 08 …
Measuring up by NCVO Charities Evaluation Services is a free, step-by-step self-assessment tool that allows you to review and improve your organisation’s impact practice – that is, the way you plan, evidence, communicate and learn from the difference that your work makes. Source: NCVO
Save the date: the next Culture, Health and Wellbeing International Conference, is in Bristol on 21/22/23 June 2021. This conference is organised by Arts & Health South West in collaboration with the Culture, Health and Wellbeing Alliance.
Bristol Plays Music are accepting applications for their next Inclusive Practitioner Certificate for Music Educators (CME) course. Through this course musicians will develop their skills in working with young people with disabilities who experience barriers when accessing music education. More information at https://www.bristolplaysmusic.org/teach/cpd-and-training/the-inclusive-practitioner-certificate-for-music-educators-2019-20-presented-by-ncie/ Deadline: 8 July 2019, 9am
Created in partnership by Arts Council England and The National Archives, this guidance is for is intended to help public libraries and archives and organisations working within or alongside them to advocate for their work within a local authority planning context. Download the guide here.
The National Criminal Justice Arts Alliance has published new guidance on working in the criminal justice system. Read more and download the report at https://www.artsincriminaljustice.org.uk/enhancing-arts-and-culture/
The Foundation has a number of aims including: Assist the aims of enterprising young and unemployed requiring start-up funds and, Assist organisations concerned with the propagation of the plastic and performing arts, and in particular concerned with training and equipping young performers and artists. Grant made are normally for sums under £10,000, but more likely to …
The Creative Industries Federation have published a blog from the Department for Work and Pensions with four top tips for those self employed to take steps to plan and save for later life. Read more at https://www.creativeindustriesfederation.com/news/top-4-things-self-employed-workers-need-know-about-pensions-and-retirement-0
Katie Moffat, head of digital at the Audience Agency, has circulated another newsletter with updates on what’s happening in the world of social media as relevant to the arts, culture museums and heritage sector. In this newsletter Katie mentions the following: although US only for now, big news for theatres, festivals, touring companies and anyone selling …
The Wiltshire Community Foundation run free one to one advice sessions around funding and governance for your organisation. Book online here: 25 June 2019 Chippenham 30 July 2019, Westbury This is a great opportunity to seek advice from an experienced funding advisor. For more details call 01380 729284.