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A Little Deep Sleep - still from an animation by ForMed Films CIC

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A Little Deep Sleep - still from an animation by ForMed Films CIC

News

Creativity Works reacts to BANES Council's Decision to Cut Arts by 100%

Olly, Creativity Works' Director, reflected: "This will not only affect us hugely as we run two highly impactful arts development commissions, but it will greatly affect the health, wellbeing and happiness of every resident of every age in the authority."

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Voluntary Arts Big Conversation results

The 2018 annual survey from Voluntary Arts highlights the contribution that the voluntary and amateur creative sector makes to addressing loneliness and social isolation. 

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Evidence

A Choir in Every Care Home - the report

The report '€œLIVE MUSIC IN CARE'€ '€“ which was published during the week of 12 November 2018 at the National Care Forum and Care England conferences.

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Opportunities

Arts Well Grow: Improving mental health and wellbeing

As well as exploring the benefits of creativity for mental wellbeing, this session includes mental health awareness, advice on facilitating successful sessions and safe and ethical practice. Participants will have the opportunity to begin developing ideas for their own projects and activities. Thursday 20th June 2019, Falmouth

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