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Arts in Health Exchange Day Friday 28 May 2010, 10am - 3.30pm Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street, Newbridge, Co. Kildare

AIH exchange

Kildare Arts in Health Steering Group invites you to meet, share and experience at
Arts in Health Exchange Day
Friday 28 May 2010, 10am - 3.30pm
Riverbank Arts Centre, Main Street, Newbridge, Co. Kildare

Opening address by Dr. Fin Breatnach, CEO, Barretstown

This unique one day event aims to share good practice, stimulate awareness of the role of the arts in health, and demonstrate how the arts is facilitated in health settings. It will provide you with inspiration to develop new ideas and forge new collaborations to create exciting arts projects fostering well being for individuals and communities in your area.


Arts in Health Exchange Day is for you if:
• You work in health, social care or community development and are
interested in exploring the role the arts can play in improving the
health and well being of your service users
• You’re an artist keen to explore how you can apply and develop your
practice in this field

Participation is free of charge but advance booking is essential. Early
booking is advised as space is limited.

Booking
For a booking form click here

Kildare Arts in Health Exhibition
28 May - 3 June, McKenna Gallery, Riverbank Arts Centre.
Curated by Dominic Thorpe, this exhibition will coincide with the Exchange Day and features selected works from Arts in Health projects throughout County Kildare. It will give a sample of the scale and diversity of arts in health activity and celebrate the range of potential activities in health and care settings. 

Further Information:
Contact Nicola Dunne, Kildare County Council Arts Service
Tel: 045 448312 or Email: nmdunne@kildarecoco.ie

       

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