Art in Healthcare’s vision is ‘Art for every healthcare setting in Scotland’ and their mission is to use visual art to improve health and wellbeing.
Don’t be Afraid to Dance is a pack intended to be used by health professionals, activity co-ordinators and care staff and is the starting point for developing basic movement and dance activities with older people.
Significant conclusion of this research (2018) was the importance of maintaining meaningful engagement with the world around you in later life – through social, creative or physical activity, work, or belonging to some form of community group.
A rapid mapping of training provision
This report provides a snapshot of the diverse creative ageing training provision available to artists and care staff in the UK as surveyed in July 2017. Has links to several toolkits and activity providers.