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RAMM's living each season programme included dementia-friendly gallery tours.

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RAMM's living each season programme included dementia-friendly gallery tours.

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Mobile Compatibility Issues

We will soon be redeveloping our website so that it is mobile compatible. If you are using this website on a mobile device please FOLLOW THIS LINK for instructions on how to 'request desktop site' to use our website on your phone or tablet.

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Waving Goodbye to Victorian Dad - evaluation and video

In September 2016 M Shed in Bristol ran an event called ‘Waving goodbye to Victorian dad’ for people working in the museums and performance sectors to discuss how diverse performance can be used in museums. See the results of the event here.

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Evidence

Longitudinal research into wellbeing

Taking part in art classes can improve mental health and enhance social inclusion over a prolonged period, according to a new study published in the International Journal of Mental Health Promotion.

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Call for Entries: European Healthcare Design Awards 2018

Celebrating the cream of healthcare design projects worldwide, the awards will help set a benchmark from which to advance standards in the creation of healthcare environments that support new systems of care delivery, research and the implementation of design innovations. Deadline: 22nd Feb 2018

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Volunteer Cornwall - Viva Project

Volunteer Cornwall is a charity dedicated to developing active and engaged citizens through volunteering. We match people who want to volunteer with organisations that need volunteers. We also have a ...

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