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Save the Date: 25 Oct for Arts + Health Check Up Check In 2023

Save the Date: 25 Oct for Arts + Health Check Up Check In 2023

Arts + Health: Check Up Check In 2023 will take place on Wednesday 25 October in Dublin.  This will be the first time since 2019 that this national gathering of the arts and health sector will be held in person, having taken place online since the onset of COVID....

Réalta seeks Communications Manager & Music Co-ordinator

Réalta seeks Communications Manager & Music Co-ordinator

Réalta, the National Body for Arts + Health in Ireland, has announced details of two new opportunities to join their team.  The roles of Communications Manager and Music Co-ordinator represent exciting opportunities to work in rewarding positions within a progressive...

Réalta ‘puts Ireland at the forefront of the global arts and health movement’

Réalta ‘puts Ireland at the forefront of the global arts and health movement’

The establishment of Réalta, the National Body for Arts + Health in Ireland, puts Ireland at the forefront of the global arts and health movement, according to Christopher Bailey, Arts and Health Lead at the World Health Organisation.   Mr Bailey was speaking at the official launch by Waterford Healing Arts Trust of Réalta on Friday 3 March 2023 in Waterford.  Other speakers included Prof. Kevin Rafter, Chairperson of the Arts Council, Grace O’Sullivan, MEP and Patron of Waterford Healing Arts, Catherine Drea, Chairperson, Réalta and Claire Meaney, Director of Réalta.

Experience: Arts, Health & the Older Person

Experience: Arts, Health & the Older Person

Experience 2022: An Introduction to Arts, Health and the Older Person, an online learning programme, has been announced by Age & Opportunity, Waterford Healing Arts Trust and Uillinn West Cork Arts Centre. Taking place over three mornings from Wednesday 7 to...

Open Call for Exhibition Proposals at UHW

Open Call for Exhibition Proposals at UHW

Call to Artists Waterford Healing Arts Trust invites proposals for 2023–2025 Exhibition Programme at University Hospital Waterford Waterford Healing Arts Trust (WHAT) invites artists of all art forms and disciplines to submit proposals for its exhibition programme...

Mapping Arts & Health Across the Midlands

Mapping Arts & Health Across the Midlands

Mapping Arts and Health Across the Midlands is a research report published by the Arts Office of Laois County Council and partner organisations Offaly County Council Arts Office, Westmeath County Council Arts Office, Anam Beo, Helium Arts, Music Generation...