Next Southampton Art in Health Forum Our next Southampton Art in Health Forum will be on Thurs 5 September 1-3pm at City Eye in Guildhall Square. We'll be reviewing what we've been doing with social prescribing, the Umbrella Arts Festival (our big event on 23 March) and what has come out of the Cultural City Conference. We’ll be making plans for the future. All welcome, this is your Forum, so please let us know what you think we should do next!
FolkActive Dances Afternoon folk dance sessions for over 50s with live music Come and meet new people, keep active and learn some simple folk dances to suit all levels of activity. All sessions have live music and a caller to guide you through the dances. No partner needed. Have fun, get fitter and make new friends! Entry £5 per session including refreshments Second Wednesday of every month (except August) from 1.30pm to 3.30pm Freemantle Community Centre, Randolph Street, Southampton SO15 3HE Find out more and join the mailing list at http://www.folkactive.org.uk/activities/folkactive-dances/ Moving in the Moment Dementia friendly folk dance sessions with live music Folk dance sessions with live music for people affected by dementia and their carers. Each session includes a mix of live music, folk dancing, seated exercise, group activities and singing. Entry £5 per session including refreshments, carers free Then on the third Wednesday of the month (except August) from 2pm to 3.30pm Freemantle Community Centre, Randolph Street, Southampton SO15 3HE Join the mailing list for monthly reminders at http://www.folkactive.org.uk/activities/moment/
Exploring creativity with the landscape inside and out 4th, 10th, 17th and 24th August from 9am 5pm In Brentor, near Tavistock, Dartmoor A one-day Dartmoor workshop using movement/arts for Self-Care and Wellbeing. Using creativity, movement, landscape, mindfulness and photography as a powerful resources for wellbeing, self-care and reflection. Multiple dates to choose from throughout summer 2019. Early Bird booking until 4th July. read more >>
Nordoff Robbins will be opening a Music Therapy Open Access Centre in Southampton on Wednesday September 4th. This will be based at the Warren Centre (Chestnut Rd, Southampton, SO16 6BR) and will be open on Wednesdays, 9am-5pm.
Arts & Health Training Workshops in Cornwall September - November 2019 The ArtsWell Grow Autumn programme covers the following topics: Developing your arts and health project, Outcomes and evaluation, Working creatively with older people, Writing funding bids and applications, Self-care for creative practitioners, and Improving mental health and wellbeing.
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