Arts advocacy – stepping up a gear?

It looks as if arts advocacy campaigning in the UK will be stepping up a gear this year. Not only are the funding cuts forcing us all to look long and hard at the true value of what we do, and to get even better at collecting and sharing evidence and stories - but a … Continue reading Arts advocacy – stepping up a gear?

Healthy, social, creative – voluntary arts and long-term conditions

A new way of looking at creative activities and health - OTNews (professional magazine for occupational therapists) PrimaryHealthCare16-20JULY2011proof(1) - Primary Health Care (evidence-based journal for the nursing profession) Creative activities can change people's lives, giving them a chance to participate, learn, reach their potential, find meaning and purpose, improve their self-confidence and much more. It can also improve … Continue reading Healthy, social, creative – voluntary arts and long-term conditions