Arts & Health South West

Arts & Health South West

Charity information

Arts & Health South West

Arts and Health South West is an information, support and advocacy organisation for people who believe in the value of creativity in enhancing people’s health and wellbeing.

Founded 2003

  • Mission statement

    AHSW aims to:

    * Raise the profile of the Arts and Health sector across the region
    * Influence the development of Arts and Health across the region
    * Provide information and support for those working in the Arts and Health sector in the region
    * Encourage partnerships between health and arts professionals in the region
    * Support the professional development of people working in the sector

  • Aims

    Arts & Health South West aims to:

    • To be the leading arts and health representative / umbrella organisation in the South West;
    • To raise the profile of the arts and health in order to promote understanding and awareness of the role, value and contribution of arts to healthcare within the region;
    • To build on and strengthen the regional arts and health infrastructure in order to support strategic and sustainable development of arts and health practice;
    • To provide information and support for those working in the arts and health sector within the region;
    • To support health practitioners to deliver health outcomes through targeted arts and health interventions;
  • Overview

    Established: November 2003

    Registered Charity Number: 1115339

    Board members: 9

    Full time staff: 1

    Part time staff: 4

    Phone number: 01392 793877

    Address: between PO Boxes - will update soon EX3 9BB

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