Arts Council of Wales | Arts and Health in Wales

Arts and Health in Wales

How the arts benefit health and well-being

In Wales, the Arts Council has been supporting activity in this field for some time. It was particularly gratifying in May 2017 to hear the Director of the Baring Foundation say that Wales ‘leads the world’ in Arts for older people. But Arts in Health work, so powerful in relation to dementia and the care home experience, is having beneficial impact across the full ranges of age, class and geography in Wales. And we need to do more.

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Download the Arts and Health Mapping Report

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