Tagged with Health and wellbeing
The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Arts, Health and Wellbeing (APPGAHW) was formed in 2014 to improve awareness of the benefits that the arts can bring to health and wellbeing, and to stimulate progress towards making these benefits a reality all across the country. This Inquiry is into existing engagement of the arts in health and social care, with a view to making recommendations to improve policy and practice.
The National Alliance for Museums, Health and Wellbeing has launched a free online course: Museums as Spaces for Wellbeing, funded by Arts Council England and Wellcome. This course is aimed at providing advice, tools and guidance on the steps to take in order to develop, deliver and evaluate health and wellbeing work within a museum, heritage or cultural organisation.
We never envisaged that the Sounding Out Your Heritage (SOYH) project would be such an amazing success and produce some dramatic early results. If you want to improve health and wellbeing in older adults using learning, then read on.